Accession Number:

ADB263450

Title:

Comparison of Norethindrone-Containing OCPs to Desogestrel OCPs and Depro-Provera in Women

Descriptive Note:

Annual rept. 23 Sep 1998-22 Sep 1999

Corporate Author:

TEXAS UNIV AT GALVESTON

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1999-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

37.0

Abstract:

This prospective, longitudinal study examines contraceptive outcomes among active-duty military and civilian women who receive one of three different methods of contraception Depo-Provera, Ortho-Novum 135, and Ortho-Cept. Outcomes to be examined include method continuation, satisfaction, dysmenorrhea, menstrual bleeding, pregnancy rates, bone density, and plasma lipids. This summary report details the specific activities that have occurred during Year 3 of funding September 23, 1998 to September 22, 1999. According to the SOW, 4 major objectives and related tasks were to be addressed during this period.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE