TITLE

Fear of fertility drugs

AUTHOR(S)
Lord, Mary
PUB. DATE
May 1993
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;5/3/93, Vol. 114 Issue 17, p81
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the apprehension from a study in the November 1992 `American Journal of Epidemiology,' concerning fertility drugs and the increased risk of ovarian cancer in women. Work of Stanford University epidemiologist Alice Whittemore; The U.S. Food and Drug Administration's instructions to revise warning labels on Pergonal and Clomid to reflect the risk; How the numbers in the reports were small and inconclusive; Demand for infertility treatments; More.
ACCESSION #
9304280108

 

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