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Contraceptive techniques

Unplanned (updated)

Overview

Family planning does not always mean taking 'the pill'. Are you capable of recommending the best form of contraception for each unique situation?


  1. Combined oral contraceptives: forms
  2. Combined oral contraceptives: managing a missed pill
  3. Combined oral contraceptives: types of pill packs
  4. Contraception: barrier methods
  5. Contraception: injectable hormonal contraceptives
  6. Contraception: low-dose combined oral contraceptives
  7. Contraception: progestin-only pills
  8. Contraception: subdermal Implants
  9. Emergency contraception: hormonal techniques
  10. Emergency contraception: intrauterine contraceptive devices
  11. Intrauterine contraceptive devices: management of missing strings
  12. Intrauterine contraceptive devices: overview
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