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Evidence-Based Resource Summary

Strength of Evidence: 
4 out of 4
4 out of 4
Year Published: 
2010

U.S. Medical Eligibility Criteria for Contraceptive Use, 2010

Description of Resource: 
This guidance comprises recommendations for the use of specific contraceptive methods by women and men who have certain characteristics or medical conditions.

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Developed By: 
CDC/MMWR
Developer Type: 
Federal Government
Healthy People 2020 Topic Area(s): 
Family Planning
Resource Type: 
Systematic Review
Citation: 
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. U.S. Medical Eligibility Criteria for Contraceptive Use, 2010: Adapted from the World Health Organization Medical Eligibility Criteria for Contraceptive Use, 4th edition. MMWR Early Release [Internet]. 2010 [cited 2013 Jan 15];59. Available from: http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/pdf/rr/rr59e0528.pdf