TITLE

Emergency Contraception

AUTHOR(S)
Sharma, Anita
PUB. DATE
September 2009
SOURCE
British Journal of Medical Practitioners;2009, Vol. 2 Issue 3, p64
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the procedures on the administration of emergency contraception (EC) and its relevance in preventing possible teenage pregnancy. It mentions its effectiveness in preventing unwanted pregnancy after the unprotected sexual intercourse or efficacy failure of other prescribed contraceptives. It cites the proper administration of the drug, particularly when condoms have failed, taking antibiotics, and drunkenness. It highlights the contraceptive's treatment procedures such as hormonal method and copper intrauterine contraceptive device (IUCD).
ACCESSION #
50339752

 

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