Depression, anxiety and cardiometabolic risk in polycystic ovary syndrome

Cinar N., Kizilarslanoglu M. C. , HARMANCI A. , Aksoy D. Y. , BOZDAĞ G. , DEMİR B. , ...More

HUMAN REPRODUCTION, vol.26, no.12, pp.3339-3345, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 26 Issue: 12
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.1093/humrep/der338
  • Title of Journal : HUMAN REPRODUCTION
  • Page Numbers: pp.3339-3345


BACKGROUND: Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is associated with psychological and metabolic disturbances. The aim of this study was to determine whether depression, anxiety and reduced health-related quality of life (HRQOL) are more common in women with PCOS and associated with metabolic risk.