Long acting methods of contraceptionBMJ 1994; 309 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.309.6949.270 (Published 23 July 1994) Cite this as: BMJ 1994;309:270
- E S Searle
- Saltergate Health Centre, Saltergate, Chesterfield S40 1SX.
EDITOR, — North Derbyshire family planning clinics have implanted the six capsule subdermal contraceptive implant, which releases levonorgestrel, into 35 women. The clinics have trained 10 general practitioners and nine family planning doctors in this procedure, and each of these doctors has inserted two or three implants under …