Weight management strategies for patients with PCOS: current perspectives.

Ozgen Saydam B., Yildiz B. O.

Expert review of endocrinology & metabolism, vol.16, pp.49-62, 2021 (ESCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 16
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/17446651.2021.1896966
  • Journal Name: Expert review of endocrinology & metabolism
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus, Chemical Abstracts Core, EMBASE, MEDLINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.49-62
  • Keywords: Behavioral therapy, diet, exercise, GLP1-RA, liraglutide, obesity, orlistat, overweight, weight gain, weight maintenance
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: Yes


Introduction: Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is the most common endocrine disorder of reproductive-aged women. Overweight and obesity commonly accompany the syndrome at the clinic and are significant concerns for women with PCOS.