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Contraceptive Implants

Contraceptive Technology is a guide to contraceptive methods written for clinicians. This chapter provides detailed information on contraceptive implants, a method used by millions of women worldwide. Topics covered include mechanism of action, effectiveness, and the advantages and disadvantages of using this method.

More information on the text can be found at Contraceptive Technology. 20th edition. New York: Ardent Media, Inc., 2011.

  • Topic: Contraception
  • Type: Staff Publication
  • Author: Raymond, E.G., Hatcher, R.A., Trussell, J., Nelson, A., Cates, W., Kowal, D., Policar, M.
  • Published: January 2011