- Metformin in polycystic ovary syndrome
F. van der Veen
M. van Wely
- Award date
- 25 April 2013
- Number of pages
- Document type
- PhD thesis
- Faculty of Medicine (AMC-UvA)
- The main result of this thesis can be summarized as follows: the addition of metformin to clomifene citrate in therapy-naïve women with polycystic ovary syndrome does not increase their chance of pregnancy except for possibly a subgroup of older women with high waist hip ratio, does hardly lead to improved metabolic profiles but does lead to a decreased health related quality of life.
- Research conducted at: Universiteit van Amsterdam
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