Skip to main content

Table 5 Frequency table of menstrual hygiene in UTI positive participants (Nā€‰=ā€‰214)

From: Comprehensive assessment of holding urine as a behavioral risk factor for UTI in women and reasons for delayed voiding

Hygiene parameter UTI
n %
(a) Use of sanitary pads for menstrual protection 187 87.4
(b) Frequency of changing pad
(More than 4/day)
162 75.7
(c) Use of Soap and water/vaginal wash to clean genital area 139 65