Contraceptives: 2016 US Selected Practice Recommendations

Estimated time to complete session: 60 mins.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this session, you should be able to:

1. Discuss the 2016 major updates to the US Selected Practice Recommendations for contraceptive use. 
2. Establish patient-centered protocols to ensure that female patients who receive family planning service are offered appropriate birth control counseling, including women who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender. 
3. Counsel patients with questions and concerns regarding emergency contraception, and determine appropriate method for appropriate use. 
4. Integrate evidence-based recommendations and guidelines to safely and effectively manage the transition of switching contraceptives.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
09/26/2021

David Weismiller, MD, ScM, FAAFP – Course Chair, Professor, University of Nevada School of Medicine, Las Vegas

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
09/26/2021
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