Hamish Ferguson

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OBJECTIVES Poor cycle control and tolerability can be reasons for irregular pill intake. This study compared the tolerability of two low-dose oral contraceptives and their effect on cycle control. METHODS In this open, group-comparative, randomized multicenter trial in Germany and the Netherlands, women received either 20 microg ethinylestradiol plus 150(More)
OBJECTIVE To investigate the efficacy, cycle control and tolerability of a phasic oral contraceptive containing ethinylestradiol 35/30/30 microg and desogestrel 50/100/150 microg. METHODS A multicenter study was conducted involving 2070 healthy, fertile women, who received study treatment for six treatment cycles. RESULTS Most of the participants (79%)(More)
BACKGROUND Coaches continually seek new ways of doing things and also refine existing techniques to improve sporting performance. Coaches are currently experimenting using ischaemic preconditioning (IPC) over consecutive days in the hope of improving competitive performances. AIMS First, to quantify the physiological impact of 1 week of IPC on simulated(More)
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