August 2011 Featured Author Interview Video: Impact of endometriosis on quality of life and work productivity: a multicenter study across ten countries
Author Interview – Drs. Kelechi E. Nnoaham & Steven Palter
Fertility and Sterility’s November, 2011 feature article author interview. Video and New media editor Steven Palter interviews Kelechi E. Nnoaham on study of the effects of endometriosis of women’s quality of life and productivity. This women’s reproductive disorder is responsible for more than 10 hours lost productivity per week and quality of life impairment equal to that of some cancers. There was an average 7 years delay in treatment even after women presented with symptoms and the delay was worse in public funded health systems than in private. This landmark study was conducted in 10 countries and included diverse populations of women .