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Hartmann KE, Jerome RN, Lindegren ML, et al. Primary Care Management of Abnormal Uterine Bleeding [Internet]. Rockville (MD): Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (US); 2013 Mar. (Comparative Effectiveness Reviews, No. 96.)

Abbreviations and Acronyms

ARHQ

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

CER

Comparative Effectiveness Review

CINAHL

Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature

COC

Combined oral contraceptive

g

Gram

GnRH

Gonadotropin-releasing Hormone

HRQoL-4

Health related quality of life survey-based questionnaire

IM

Intramuscular

IUD

Intrauterine device

kg

Kilogram

KQ

Key Questions

LHRH

Luteinizing Hormone-releasing Hormone

LNG-IUS

Levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system

MBL

Menstrual blood loss

mcg

Microgram

MeSH

Medical Subject Heading

mg

Milligram

MIQ

Menorrhagia Impact Questionnaire

mmol

Millimolar

MPA

Medroxyprogesterone acetate

N

Number

NS

Non-significant

NSAID

Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug

OR

Odds ratio

PBLAC

Pictorial Blood Loss Assessment Chart

PCOS

Polycystic ovary syndrome

PICOTS

Population, Interventions, Comparators, Outcomes, Timing, Settings

RCT

Randomized Controlled Trials

RR

Relative Risk

SOE

Strength of Evidence

TEP

Technical Expert Panel

TXA

Tranexamic acid

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Primary Care Management of Abnormal Uterine Bleeding [Internet].
Comparative Effectiveness Reviews, No. 96.
Hartmann KE, Jerome RN, Lindegren ML, et al.

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