Emergency Contraception

Known as: Contraception, Emergency, contraception emergency 
 
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
BACKGROUND Emergency contraception (EC) does not always work. Clinicians should be aware of potential risk factors for EC failure… (More)
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Review
2010
Review
2010
A major barrier to the widespread acceptability and use of emergency contraception (EC) are concerns regarding the mechanisms of… (More)
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2007
2007
UNLABELLED Adolescents and young women are at the greatest risk of unintended pregnancy because they are unlikely to see a family… (More)
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2006
2006
BACKGROUND Uganda has a high maternal mortality ratio with unsafe abortions being one of the major causes. Young people are… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
CONTEXT It is estimated that half of unintended pregnancies could be averted if emergency contraception (EC) were easily… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
A number of small studies have demonstrated increased use of emergency contraception (EC) when women have a supply available at… (More)
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2004
2004
CONTEXT Advance provision of emergency contraception (EC) may increase timely access and improve effectiveness, but the impact on… (More)
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2004
2004
BACKGROUND Emergency contraception (EC) can prevent pregnancy but is under-used. Advanced provision increases use but the effect… (More)
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Review
2002
Review
2002
The last decade has seen a huge interest in emergency contraception (EC) because of the potential it has to reduce abortion rates… (More)
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2002
2002
Emergency contraception (EC) refers to methods that women can use to prevent pregnancy after unprotected sexual intercourse… (More)
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