Oral contraceptive misuse as a risk factor for cerebral venous and sinus thrombosis
Journal of Research in Medical Sciences, 04/20/2012
Saadatnia M et al. – Oral contraceptive pills (OCP) misuse can be considered as an additional predisposing factor for cerebral venous and sinus thrombosis (CVST) among women and partly responsible for larger proportion of female patients with CVST. These findings should alarm the healthcare system to create strategies controlling the inappropriate use of OCP among Iranian women.