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14/05/2013 - 16:03
Download the conference app for quick search & browse sessions, presentations, posters & abstracts. Using the app it is possible to
08/05/2013 - 12:08
Every year, the Diczfalusy Foundation bestows a Young Scientist Prize during its Annual Meeting. The VII. Annual Meeting will be organised  on 27-28th September 2013 in Belgrade, Serbia. (For further information please go to: http://diczfalusy.shp.hu) The prize is a 25 cm high,...
23/04/2013 - 12:07
The European Society of Contraception and Reproductive Health (ESC) mourns for the loss of Dr Alison Bigrigg, who died on 10th of April at the age of 54 years, less than 7 weeks after the recurrence of leukaemia was diagnosed. Alison was an outstanding colleague who marked the...
10/04/2013 - 00:49
Due to four demises caused by a venous thromboembolism over the three last decennia, the Ministry of Health in France recently withdrew from the market a product containing ethinylestradiol (the oestrogen component of most combined hormonal contraceptives) and the progestogen cyproterone acetate....
27/02/2013 - 21:23
The Expert Group on Future of Hormonal and Molecular contraception of the ESC has formulated a recommendation to reduce the risk for thromboembolic events in individual patients. Venous thromboembolism, although rare, remains one of the serious adverse events associated with the use of combined...
06/02/2013 - 16:41
During the 12th ESC Congress  - Myths and misconceptions versus evidence on contraception, held in Athens from 20-23 June 2012 a video impression of this nice congress was shown during the closing ceremony. This video impression can be viewed now on this website. Click here for the video...
04/02/2013 - 20:03
ICEC 's mission is to expand access to Emergency Contraception (EC) around the world, with a focus on developing countries. EC is a safe contraceptive method that offers women a valuable second chance to prevent pregnancy after sexual intercourse has taken place; it is especially valuable in cases...
16/01/2013 - 16:06
Mihai Horga et al. tell the remarkable story of Romanian women's struggle to manage their fertility. The sudden reversal of liberal abortion laws in 1966 led to a doubling of the total fertility rate within a year, and then to a dramatic increase in maternal mortality from unsafe abortion. In 1989...
16/01/2013 - 13:41
The attached slide-set on the major worldwide problem of 'Unintended Pregnancy' has been developed by a group of experts working in the contraceptive and population fields under the aegis of the European Society of Contraception and Reproductive Health (ESC) and the International Federation of...
20/12/2012 - 14:24
The International Consortium for Emergency Contraception (ICEC) published an update of the Medical and Service Delivery Guidelines.   These guidelines were created by a group of experts working with the ICEC and have been endorsed by the International Federation of Gynecology and...
 

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