Search for dissertations about: "Erika Timby"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Erika Timby.

  1. 1. Allopregnanolone effects in women clinical studies in relation to the menstrual cycle, premenstrual dysphoric disorder and oral contraceptive use

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå University

    Author : Erika Timby; Umeå universitet.; [2011]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Allopregnanolone; GABAA receptor; menstrual cycle; premenstrual dysphoric disorder; saccadic eye velocity; oral contraceptives; hypothalamic amenorrhea;

    Abstract : Background: Premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD) affects 3–8% of women in fertile ages. Combined oral contraceptives (OCs) are widely used and some users experience adverse mood effects. The cyclicity of PMDD symptoms coincides with increased endogenous levels of allopregnanolone after ovulation. READ MORE