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1- Research Center for Child and Maternity Care, Midwifery Department, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Hamadan University of Medical Sciences, Iran.
2- Midwifery Department, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Hamadan University of Medical Sciences, Iran.
3- Research Center for Child and Maternity Care, Midwifery Department, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Hamadan University of Medical Sciences, Iran. , pparsa2003@yahoo.com
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Background: Sexual dysfunction is the common problem in menopause, which can be affected by demographic factors. The objective of this study was to determine the demographic and obstetric factors affecting sexual dysfunction in postmenopausal women.
Materials and Methods: This is a descriptive-analytic study. Which was performed on 315  postmenopausal women in Hamadan. The tools were demographic questionnaire and the female sexual function index (FSFI). To investigate the relationship between different factors and sexual function, were use univariate and multivariate linear regression. The level of significance was less than 0.05.
Results: The mean age of participants was 54.15 ± 4.24 years. The mean of sexual function was 18.92 ± 4.25, which indicates an undesirable sexual function in postmenopausal women. By controlling the effect of presumptive interventional variables with multivariate analysis, the results showed that by increasing the frequency of spouse's marriage, the sexual function score decreased by 2.45 scores (p = 0.006). Also, the sexual function score in those who did not have a marriage satisfaction was 5.58 scores less than those who were satisfied with their marital status (p <0.001).
Conclusion: Considering the relationship between the frequency of spouse's marriage and the satisfaction of marriage with sexual function in postmenopausal women, it is necessary to be identified these women and performed the training classes.
     
Type of Study: Research Article | Subject: Sexual Health
Received: 2019/06/8 | Accepted: 2019/09/18

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