Combined oral contraceptive pill-exposure alone does not reduce the risk of bacterial vaginosis recurrence in a pilot randomised controlled trial
Lenka A Vodstrcil, Erica Plummer, Christopher K Fairley, Gilda Tachedjian, Matthew G Law, Jane S Hocking, Karen Worthington, Mieken Grant, Nita Okoko, Catriona S Bradshaw
SCIENTIFIC REPORTS | NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP | Published : 2019
Awarded by University of Melbourne
Awarded by Australian and New Zealand Clinical Trial Registry
The authors wish to acknowledge additional research nurses Lucy Williamson, Genevieve Lilley and Susan Peterson, Glenda Fehler and the onsite Microbiological diagnostic unit staff who performed blinded Nugent scoring, Wendy Zeng who prepared randomisation envelopes, and referring clinicians and the study participants. This work was supported by a grant from Monash University (Near Miss) awarded to CSB and an Early Career Researcher grant from The University of Melbourne to LAV. Registered with the Australian and New Zealand Clinical Trial Registry on 15/10/2013, Registration number: ACTRN12613001147774; https://www.anzctr.org.au/Trial/Registration/TrialReview.aspx?id=365109&isReview=true.