Contraception, Postcoital

Known as: Control, Postcoital Fertility, Postcoital Contraception, Fertility Control, Postcoital 
Means of postcoital intervention to avoid pregnancy, such as the administration of POSTCOITAL CONTRACEPTIVES to prevent FERTILIZATION of an egg or… (More)
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1969-2017
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2005
2005
BACKGROUND Regular contraceptive use and emergency contraception are tools to prevent pregnancies. AIMS This study was designed… (More)
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2002
2002
This is believed to be the first reported case of an ectopic pregnancy following failed progestogen-only emergency contraception… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND Emergency postcoital contraception prevents pregnancy, but it must be prescribed by a doctor and taken within 72 hours… (More)
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1997
1997
Unintended pregnancy associated with contraceptive failure, not using contraception, or forced intercourse is common in the US… (More)
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1992
1992
BACKGROUND Mifepristone (RU 486) is a synthetic steroid with potent antiprogestational and antiglucocorticoid properties that… (More)
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1992
1992
OBJECTIVE To compare the effectiveness and acceptability of three regimens of postcoital contraception. DESIGN Randomised group… (More)
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1990
1990
The ethinylestradiol-norgestrel combination (EE-NG) for postcoital contraception, as described by Yuzpe, has been shown to be an… (More)
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1986
1986
A combination of 0.5 mg levonorgestrel (in 1 mg dl-norgestrel) and 0.1 mg ethinylestradiol was administered to eight volunteers… (More)
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1980
1980
Five study centers enrolled 1,311 women seeking postcoital contraception methods. Ethinyl estradiol was administered at 5 mg/day… (More)
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1979
1979
Possible mechanisms of action of a combination of ethinylestradiol (EE) and dl-norgestrel as a postcoital contraceptive agent… (More)
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