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Dehghani M, Chehrzad M M, Jafari Asl M, Soleimani R, Kazem Nejad Leili E. Survey the satisfaction with body image and its related factors in female ‎adolescents in high schools in Rasht city in ‎‏2010‏. J Holist Nurs Midwifery. 2011; 21 (2) :7-12
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Survey the satisfaction with body image and its related factors in female adolescents in high schools in Rasht city in 2010

By: Dehghani M1, Chehrzad MM2, Jafari Asl M2, Soleimani R3, Kazemnejad Leili E4

Abstract

Introduction: Adolescence is an important period of cognitive occupancy with body image because in addition to sexual attraction, body also experiences appearance changes.

Objective: This study aims to determine the satisfaction with body image female adolescents in high school in Rasht city in 2010.

Methods: This is a cross sectional descriptive study on 450 high school females in Rasht city chosen by random cluster sampling in the 2010. Data were collected using Multidimensional Body-Self Relations Questionnaire-Appearance scale)MBSRQ-AS) including four domains: appearance evaluation)AE), appearance orientation (AO), body areas satisfaction (BASS), overweight preoccupation (OWPREOC) was completed and data were analyzed using SPSS software version 16, and descriptive statistics were used for data analysis.

Results: Mean satisfaction with body image in domains of appearance orientation (49.2±4.85) appearance evaluation (23.75±3.82) and body areas satisfaction (36.31±6.33)  were high and in overweight preoccupation domain(17.27±4.82) was low.

Conclusion: Female adolescents in high school of Rasht city, beside appearance orientation were satisfied with body image in appearance evaluation, body areas satisfaction and overweight preoccupation domains.

Key words:  Personal satisfaction, Body Image, Female, Adolescent

1-Nursing Education (pediatrics)

2-Nursing Education (pediatrics), Faculty member of Guilan University of Medical Sciences

3-Psychiatrist, Assistant professor, Faculty member of Guilan University of Medical Sciences

4-Bio-statistics, Assistant professor, Faculty member of Guilan University of Medical Sciences

Type of Study: Research | Subject: Special
Received: 2014/08/3 | Accepted: 2014/08/3 | Published: 2014/08/3

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