The appropriate trajectory of postpartum weight loss is not well defined, nor is the way in which hormonal contraceptives might impact this trajectory. We aim to elucidate normative trends of postpartum weight loss for women overall and test the effect that progestin-only contraceptive methods have on these trends.
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Accepted: May 31, 2013
Received: May 30, 2013
© 2013 Published by Elsevier Inc.