Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) - References


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Other Works Consulted

  • American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (2009). Polycystic ovary syndrome. ACOG Practice Bulletin No. 108. Obstetrics and Gynecology, 114(4): 936-949.

  • Cahill DJ, O'Brien K (2015). Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS): Metformin. BMJ Clinical Evidence. http://clinicalevidence.bmj.com/x/systematic-review/1408/overview.html. Accessed September 22, 2015.

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  • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Writing Committee (2005). American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists position statement on metabolic and cardiovascular consequences of polycystic ovary syndrome. Endocrine Practice, 11(2): 125-134.

  • Practice Committee of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine (2006). The evaluation and treatment of androgen excess. Fertility and Sterility, 86(4, Suppl): S241-S247.

  • Rotterdam ESHRE/ASRM-Sponsored PCOS Consensus Workshop Group (2003). Revised 2003 consensus on diagnostic criteria and long-term health risks related to polycystic ovary syndrome. Fertility and Sterility, 81(1): 19-25.

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