Contraception for Specific Populations

Aged Over 40

FSRH Guidance: Contraception for Women Aged over 40 Years (August 2017)

31 August 2017

This update of the 2010 Contraception for Women Aged Over 40 Years guideline has been developed by the FSRH and brings together evidence and expert opinion on contraception for women aged over 40 years. The guideline was developed with a team of experts in the relevant fields and has been extensively peer reviewed in accordance with methodology used for developing FSRH Clinical Guidelines. The guidance is intended for use by health professionals working in SRH, general practice and obstetric and gynaecology settings.

This document is up-to-date

Cardiac Disease

SRH for Women with IBD

Contraception After Pregnancy

CEU Executive Summary: Contraception After Pregnancy - January 2017

25 January 2017

Contraception After Pregnancy, endorsed by the Royal Colleges: GPs; Obstetricians and Gynaecologists; Nurses and Midwives, aims to guide healthcare professionals to inform and support the women in their care to make planned choices about future pregnancies and improve maternal and child outcomes through optimum spacing between children.

This document is up-to-date

CEU Clinical Guidance: Contraception After Pregnancy - January 2017

25 January 2017

Contraception After Pregnancy, endorsed by the Royal Colleges: GPs; Obstetricians and Gynaecologists; Nurses and Midwives, aims to guide healthcare professionals to inform and support the women in their care to make planned choices about future pregnancies and improve maternal and child outcomes through optimum spacing between children.

This document is up-to-date

Young People

FSRH Clinical Guidance: Contraceptive Choices for Young People (March 2010)

01 May 2010

This guidance provides evidence-based recommendations and good practice points for health professionals providing contraceptive services to young people in the UK. This guidance is most relevant to young people under 18 years of age but may also apply to young people up to the age of 25 years. This guidane is being prioritised for updating in 2017.

Please read this guidance document in conjunction with any relevant clinical statements for this topic.
These can be found by visiting the Clinical Statements section.