Emergency contraception moves behind the counter

March 2005
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;3/29/2005, Vol. 172 Issue 7, p845
Academic Journal
Offers views on the permission given to pharmacists to dispense emergency contraception with out a physician's prescription in Canada. Reason for supporting such health policy by Health Canada; Effectiveness of levonorgestrel in preventing ovulation, fertilization and implantation; Barriers to the use of oral emergency contraception.


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