Family planning 2011: better use of existing methods, new strategies and more informed choices for female contraception The ESHRE Capri Workshop Group


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Baird D. T. , Evers J. L. H. , Gemzell-Danielsson K., Glasier A., Killick S. R. , Van Look P. F. A. , ...More

HUMAN REPRODUCTION UPDATE, vol.18, no.6, pp.670-681, 2012 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Review
  • Volume: 18 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.1093/humupd/dms021
  • Journal Name: HUMAN REPRODUCTION UPDATE
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.670-681
  • Keywords: family planning, contraception, sterilization, anti-progestins, ovarian cancer, POLYCYSTIC-OVARY-SYNDROME, COMBINED ORAL-CONTRACEPTIVES, INTRAUTERINE-DEVICE USE, EMERGENCY CONTRACEPTION, DOUBLE-BLIND, HORMONAL CONTRACEPTION, VENOUS THROMBOEMBOLISM, PREMENOPAUSAL WOMEN, ULIPRISTAL ACETATE, ADVANCED PROVISION
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

This paper explores recent developments in female contraception, using them to illustrate how adaptation of existing methods, improved service delivery and understanding contraceptive behaviour might increase contraceptive uptake and correct and consistent use, and how the development of new methods holds some promise for capitalizing on the potential non-contraceptive benefits.