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Journal article


J R Coll Gen Pract

Publication Date





75 - 82


Age Factors, Arterial Occlusive Diseases, Arteriosclerosis, Atherosclerosis, Biology, Cardiovascular Effects, Cerebrovascular Effects, Contraception, Contraceptive Agents, Contraceptive Agents, Female, Contraceptive Methods--side effects, Developed Countries, Diseases, England, Europe, Family Planning, Ischemia, Northern Europe, Oral Contraceptives--side effects, Physiology, Smoking, Thrombosis, United Kingdom, Vascular Diseases, Adult, Cerebrovascular Disorders, Contraceptives, Oral, Coronary Disease, Female, Humans, Risk, Smoking, United Kingdom, Vascular Diseases