Fast Five Quiz: Contraception

Michel E. Rivlin, MD; Bradley Schwartz, DO


November 21, 2019

Contraception (ie, birth control) refers to approaches designed to prevent pregnancy. These include mechanical barriers, hormonal agents, intrauterine devices (IUDs), sterilization, and emergency (postcoital) contraception. Some methods are associated with increased or decreased risk for various health conditions.

Are you familiar with key recommendations regarding selection and use of contraceptives, as well as significant associated conditions? Test your knowledge with this short quiz.


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