Effect of obesity on the effectiveness of hormonal contraceptives: an individual participant data meta-analysis.

@article{Yamazaki2015EffectOO,
  title={Effect of obesity on the effectiveness of hormonal contraceptives: an individual participant data meta-analysis.},
  author={Michiyo Yamazaki and Kate Dwyer and Mahboob Sobhan and Daniel Davis and Myong-Jin Kim and Lisa M Soule and Gerald Willett and Chongwoo Yu},
  journal={Contraception},
  year={2015},
  volume={92 5},
  pages={445-52}
}
OBJECTIVE The objective of this investigation was to assess the potential effect of obesity on the effectiveness of hormonal contraceptives (HCs). STUDY DESIGN A meta-analysis was conducted using individual participant data directly from the Phase 3 clinical trials of combination oral contraceptives (COCs) rather than extracting summary data from… CONTINUE READING