The Efficacy of Information Education Communication (IEC) Package on Management of Dysmenorrhea
Author(s): AR Bharathi*
The dysmenorrhea is a serious health and social problem since it would affect the females on psychologically and physiologically. The knowledge in managing it is an crucial need during the life time especially on pubescent ages. The present study aimed to analyse the efficacy of information education communication (iec) package on management of dysmenorrhea in adolescent girls from 8th, 9th and 10th standard at Shree Bharath Vidyaashram, Selaiyur, Chennai. This was quasi-Experimental study and designed based on rantom sapling (N=60). From this study it was clearly proved that proper Information Education Communication package on management of dysmenorrhea surely improve the knowledge level of the adolescent girls and there by the school absenteeism can be reduced to a great extent.