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, Volume 1167, Issue 1, pp 4–4 | Cite as

There is a similar risk of nonfatal venous thromboembolism (VTE) between transdermal and oral contraceptives

Clinical study


Public Health Oral Contraceptive Original Study Matched Control Venous Thromboembolism 


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    Jick S, Kaye JA, Li L, Jick H.Further results on the risk of nonfatal venous thromboembolism in users of the contraceptive transdermal patch compared to users of oral contraceptives containing norgestimate and 35 micrograms of ethyl estradiol. Contraception 76: 4-7, No. 1, Jul 2007Google Scholar

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