Polycystic ovary syndrome: What do the new guidelines recommend?

Anju Joham, Helena Teede, Robert J Norman

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Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a prevalent, chronic, heterogeneous condition with reproductive, metabolic and psychological features. Treatment focuses on relieving symptoms and preventing future complications with a strong emphasis on lifestyle intervention, augmented with targeted medical therapy. New national evidence-based guidelines are now available to help clinicians assess and manage women with PCOS.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)58-63
Number of pages6
JournalMedicine Today
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - May 2012

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