Recommendations from the international evidence-based guideline for the assessment and management of polycystic ovary syndrome

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Teede H. J., Misso M. L., Costello M. F., Dokras A., Laven J., Moran L., ...More

HUMAN REPRODUCTION, vol.33, no.9, pp.1602-1618, 2018 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 33 Issue: 9
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1093/humrep/dey256
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.1602-1618
  • Keywords: polycystic ovary syndrome, guideline, evidence-based, assessment, management, GRADE, DIAGNOSTIC-CRITERIA, SOCIETY, PHYSICIANS, WOMEN, PCOS
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: No


STUDY QUESTION: What is the recommended assessment and management of women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), based on the best available evidence, clinical expertise and consumer preference? SUMMARY ANSWER: International evidence-based guidelines, including 166 recommendations and practice points, addressed prioritized questions to promote consistent, evidence-based care and improve the experience and health outcomes of women with PCOS.