Are female complains during the “certain period of month” justified? Thousands of jokes made on PMS shows that both men and woman are curious to know the answer – probably because both gender sometimes feel miserable victims of PMS. More than 60 instruments have been used for symptoms recording and still a single favorable method for the measurement and the detection of physical changes is missing.

A group of SJSM students tried to find out:

Can symptoms of premenstrual syndrome be objectivized using autonomic nervous system testing?

Kadhim Z, Moullette I, von Kanel L

(Paper presented at the Science day, Bonaire, Dutch Caribbean, May 8, 2012)

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medical school testing on premenstrual syndrome symptom
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