February 2012

All the papers from the February 2012 issue of Fertility and Sterility.

Effects of acupuncture and exercise on insulin sensitivity, adipose tissue characteristics, and markers of coagulation and fibrinolysis in women with polycystic ovary syndrome: secondary analyses of a randomized controlled trial

We studied the effect of acupuncture and exercise on hemostatic factors, insulin sensitivity, and adipose tissue characteristics in PCOS. Acupuncture counteracted a possible prothrombotic state in women with PCOS as reflected by decreased plasminogen activator inhibitor activity.