Development of a smart IUD launcher for prevention of uterine perforation.

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Intrauterine contraception is a widely used, highly effective and reversible means of birth control. One potential disadvantage with the use of intrauterine devices (IUDs) is the risk of uterine perforation. During the process of IUD insertion, there is a possibility to perforate the wall of the uterus during which health workers might injure the fundus of… (More)
DOI: 10.1515/bmt-2015-0148

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@article{AlAshwal2016DevelopmentOA, title={Development of a smart IUD launcher for prevention of uterine perforation.}, author={Rania Hussein Al-Ashwal and Noor Afatin Che Aziz and Syed Mohd Nooh}, journal={Biomedizinische Technik. Biomedical engineering}, year={2016}, volume={61 5}, pages={551-556} }