The future of contraception: Innovations in contraceptive agents: Tomorrow's hormonal contraceptive agents and their clinical implications

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Abstract

Currently available contraceptive methods have not eliminated the burden of unintended pregnancy. Future progress will require technological advancements, leading to the development of novel and highly effective birth control strategies that will be acceptable to the general population. Included are highlights of some of the ongoing research, demonstrating the development of methods with the potential to be highly effective, widely accepted, easy to use, and more cost-effective, with fewer side effects, than currently available options.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)S21-S25
JournalAmerican journal of obstetrics and gynecology
Volume205
Issue number4 SUPPL.
DOIs
StatePublished - Oct 2011

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Keywords

  • fertility projections
  • male contraception
  • sexually transmitted infections

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology

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