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Combined Oral Contraceptives

Known as: Oral Contraceptive Preparation, Oral Contraceptives, Combined, oral contraceptive pill 
Orally administered synthetic sex hormones with contraceptive activity. The oral contraceptive preparation contains a combination of an estrogen… 
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Review
2014
Review
2014
BACKGROUND Combined oral contraceptive (COC) use has been associated with venous thrombosis (VT) (i.e., deep venous thrombosis… 
Review
2013
Review
2013
Objective To provide a comprehensive overview of the risk of venous thrombosis in women using different combined oral… 
Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Objective To assess the risk of venous thromboembolism from use of combined oral contraceptives according to progestogen type and… 
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Abstract Objective: To test whether use of combined oral contraceptives containing third generation progestogens is associated… 
Review
1996
Review
1996
The past 20 years of research have identified several risk and protective factors for breast cancer. All these factors can be… 
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
The composition and use of oral contraceptives (OCs) have changed since their cardiovascular side-effects were established 20… 
Review
1988
Review
1988
  • T. KeyM. Pike
  • European Journal of Cancer and Clinical Oncology
  • 1988
  • Corpus ID: 2438997