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Family planning - Combined hormonal contraception (1.5 CPD hours)

Dr Jenny Brotherston, GPSI in sexual health, looks at combined hormonal contraception, and discusses why GPs should continue to prescribe these methods



This module will update your knowledge on combined hormonal contraception, including:

  • Making sense of the venous thromboembolism debate
  • Starting CHC and check ups
  • Advice for missed pills
  • The pill versus the mini-pill 
  • Which pill, patch or ring to use, and when

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