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A comparative clinical trial of Copper T 220 C and Alza T IPCS 52 intrauterine devices in Thai women.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  3530633     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Two IUDs (Copper T 220 C and Alza T IPCS 52) were comparatively studied by randomized insertions in 200 Thai women who attended the Family Planning Clinic at the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University. Point estimates of the pregnancy rate and rate of removal for bleeding and pain at 18 months were lower for the copper device than for the Alza T IPCS 52, but neither these nor any other pertinent event rates reached statistical significance. Study of the Alza device was halted before the completion of 2 years because reports from other centres indicated an unacceptable pregnancy rate beyond 2 years.
S Chompootaweep; D Reinprayoon
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Clinical Trial; Comparative Study; Journal Article; Randomized Controlled Trial; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Contraception     Volume:  33     ISSN:  0010-7824     ISO Abbreviation:  Contraception     Publication Date:  1986 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1986-11-10     Completed Date:  1986-11-10     Revised Date:  2007-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0234361     Medline TA:  Contraception     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  437-42     Citation Subset:  IM; J    
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MeSH Terms
Clinical Trials as Topic
Intrauterine Devices, Copper* / adverse effects
Intrauterine Devices, Medicated* / adverse effects
Progesterone / administration & dosage*
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