[Hormonal contraception and thromboembolic disease--new epidemiologic data].


OBJECTIVE To sum up the results of studies published between 1996 and 2000 on the venous thromboembolism (VTE) risk at combined oral contraceptives users. DESIGN Review of literature. SETTING 1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic. METHODS Summary of the results of substantial studies published on this… (More)