Estimate of Venous Thromboembolism and Related-Deaths Attributable to the Use of Combined Oral Contraceptives in France
- Publisher: Public Library of Science
(issn: 1932-6203, eissn: 1932-6203)
Vascular Medicine | Research Article | Thromboembolism | Adverse Reactions | Behavioral and Social Aspects of Health | Medicine | Health Care Policy | Contraception | Cardiology | Pharmacoepidemiology | Clinical Medicine | Q | Epidemiology | R | Health Risk Analysis | Public and Occupational Health | Venous Thromboembolism | Science | Pharmacology | Women's Health | Obstetrics and Gynecology | Medicine and Health Sciences | Health Care
PURPOSE: To estimate the number of venous thromboembolic events and related-premature mortality (including immediate in-hospital lethality) attributable to the use of combined oral contraceptives in women aged 15 to 49 years-old between 2000 and 2011 in France. METHODS:...