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Use of hormonal contraceptive methods by women with diabetes.

Shawe, J, Mulnier, H, Nicholls, P and Lawrenson, R (2008) Use of hormonal contraceptive methods by women with diabetes. Primary Care Diabetes, 2 (4). pp. 195-199.

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This study sought to establish use of hormonal contraception in UK women aged between 15 and 44 years with type 1 or type 2 diabetes compared with comparison groups with no diabetes. A cross sectional study design was used to compare 947 cases of type 1 diabetes and 365 cases of type 2 diabetes with comparison groups matched for age. Subjects were selected from the General Practice Research Database (GPRD).

Item Type: Article
Subjects : Health Care
Divisions : Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences > School of Health Sciences
Authors :
Shawe, J
Mulnier, H
Nicholls, P
Lawrenson, R
Date : December 2008
DOI : 10.1016/j.pcd.2008.10.003
Copyright Disclaimer : © 2008 Primary Care Diabetes Europe. Published by Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved
Uncontrolled Keywords : Adolescent, Adult, Case-Control Studies, Contraception, Postcoital, Contraceptive Agents, Female, Contraceptives, Oral, Combined, Contraceptives, Oral, Hormonal, Cross-Sectional Studies, Databases as Topic, Diabetes Mellitus, Type 1, Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2, Female, Great Britain, Humans, Medical Records Systems, Computerized, Medroxyprogesterone Acetate, Physician's Practice Patterns, Progesterone Congeners, Women's Health, Young Adult
Depositing User : Symplectic Elements
Date Deposited : 15 Nov 2016 16:07
Last Modified : 31 Oct 2017 18:55

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