Objective: Social gathering particularly in public places was strictly banned in Pakistan from April 2019 to May 2021. In last few months, public places such as parks, grounds and gymnasium are opened for general masses as well as for players with SOPs (standart operating procedures) i.e. using of face mask and vaccination of COVID-19. As a result, all players got vaccinated for avoiding the problem of COVID-19 and getting chances of participation in their relevant sports activities. This study aimed to examine the Menstrual Problems and Oxidative Stress Caused by Vaccination of COVID-19 among Females Athletes.
Method: 10 elite level female athletes were randomly selected as a participants of the study. Thus the participants of the study were vaccinated (COVID-19). 5 milliliter blood sample from each subject before and after one month of vaccination was collected. For the measurement of oxidative stress FRAP assay protocol was used and similarly for the assessment of menstrual problems, a self-made questionnaire was used.
Results: The collected data were tabulated and analyzed through statistical package for social sciences (SPSS, Version-26). Vaccination of COVID- 19, cause oxidative stress among female athletes. Result of posttest data in term of mean and standard deviation was (4.70 ± .674), T-Value was 22.00 and level of Significance was .000). Findings of the study also revealed that menstrual period duration and time also effect by COVID-19 vaccination. Result of posttest data in term of mean and standard deviation was (4.70 ± .674), T-Value was 22.00 and level of Significance was .000).
Conclusions: Based on analysis, the researcher arrived at conclusion that vaccination of COVID-19 caused menstrual problems and oxidative stress among female elite athletes.
|Konular||Sağlık Bilimleri ve Hizmetleri|
|Bölüm||Dahili Tıp Bilimleri Araştırma Yazıları|
|Yayımlanma Tarihi||30 Mart 2022|
|Yayınlandığı Sayı||Yıl 2022, Cilt 44, Sayı 1|