The impact of oral contraceptives on cardiometabolic parameters.

  title={The impact of oral contraceptives on cardiometabolic parameters.},
  author={Maryam Farahmand and Fahimeh Ramezani Tehrani and Marzieh Rostami Dovom and Somayeh Hashemi and Fereidoun Azizi},
  journal={Journal of endocrinological investigation},
  volume={39 3},
PURPOSE There is much controversy regarding the use of oral contraceptive pills (OCPs) on cardiometabolic parameters, which is why this longitudinal population-based study was conducted to assess the impact of OCP use and its duration on cardiometabolic factors. METHODS Of 5532 reproductive-aged participants of the Tehran lipid and glucose study, 3160… CONTINUE READING