The levonorgestrel intrauterine system: a simple and effective alternative for the management of menorrhagia?

Cynthia M Farquhar
Med J Aust 2002; 177 (8): . || doi: 10.5694/j.1326-5377.2002.tb04891.x
Published online: 21 October 2002

Trial: Hurskainen R, Teperi J, Rissanen P, et al. Quality of life and cost-effectiveness of levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system versus hysterectomy for treatment of menorrhagia: a randomised trial. Lancet 2001; 357: 273-277.

  • Cynthia M Farquhar

  • Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, National Women's Hospital, University of Auckland, Auckland, NZ.



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