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Combination contraceptives: effects on weight

  1. Maria F Gallo1,
  2. Laureen M Lopez2,*,
  3. David A Grimes3,
  4. Florence Carayon4,
  5. Kenneth F Schulz5,
  6. Frans M Helmerhorst6

Editorial Group: Cochrane Fertility Regulation Group

Published Online: 29 JAN 2014

Assessed as up-to-date: 2 JAN 2014

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD003987.pub5

How to Cite

Gallo MF, Lopez LM, Grimes DA, Carayon F, Schulz KF, Helmerhorst FM. Combination contraceptives: effects on weight. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2014, Issue 1. Art. No.: CD003987. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD003987.pub5.

Author Information

  1. 1

    The Ohio State University, Division of Epidemiology, Columbus, Ohio, USA

  2. 2

    FHI 360, Clinical Sciences, Durham, North Carolina, USA

  3. 3

    University of North Carolina, School of Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA

  4. 4

    FHI360, Clinical Sciences, Durham, North Carolina, USA

  5. 5

    FHI 360 and UNC School of Medicine, Quantitative Sciences, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA

  6. 6

    Leiden University Medical Center, Department of Gynaecology, Division of Reproductive Medicine and Dept. of Clinical Epidemiology, Leiden, Netherlands

*Laureen M Lopez, Clinical Sciences, FHI 360, 359 Blackwell St, Suite 200, Durham, North Carolina, 27701, USA.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New search for studies and content updated (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 29 JAN 2014


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