The risk of venous thromboembolism in users of postcoital contraceptive pills.

Abstract

Postcoital contraceptive pills (PCP) have recently been approved for use as emergency contraception in the United States. The objective of this study was to assess the risk of idiopathic venous thromboembolism (VTE) in relation to exposure to PCP, and to better quantify the risk of idiopathic VTE associated with current oral contraceptive (OC) use and… (More)

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@article{Vasilakis1999TheRO, title={The risk of venous thromboembolism in users of postcoital contraceptive pills.}, author={Callie M Vasilakis and Susan Sara Jick and Henry Kah Jick}, journal={Contraception}, year={1999}, volume={59 2}, pages={79-83} }