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FSRH Service Standard on Obtaining Valid Consent - October 2022

11 October 2022

Read and download the new FSRH Service Standard on Obtaining Valid Consent, published in October 2022.

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Please read this guidance document in conjunction with any relevant clinical statements for this topic.

FSRH CEU Statement Response to Edelman 2022 (August 2022)

04 August 2022

A new study (Edelman 2022) adds to the evidence around use of LNG-EC by those with higher weight/BMI but does not give a clear enough picture to inform any change in guidance.

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FSRH CEU Statement: Response to Endler 2022 (July 2022)

06 July 2022

A recently-published literature review considers the evidence around mechanism of action of levonorgestrel oral emergency contraception (LNG-EC). The findings support current FSRH guidance on emergency contraception, and are reassuring for those with ethical concerns about post-ovulation effects.

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FSRH CEU Guidance: Drug Interactions with Hormonal Contraception (May 2022)

09 May 2022

This FSRH Guidance provides evidence-based recommendations and good practice points for health professionals on drug Interaction with Hormonal Contraception. It is intended for use by health professionals working in sexual and reproductive health, general practice, and obstetric and gynaecology settings.

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FSRH CEU Statement: CVR availability and Dispensing - Jan 2022

11 January 2022

This FSRH Satement notes the availability and dispensive of the combined vaginal contraceptive rings in the UK.

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FSRH CEU Response to study: Analysis of reports of unintended pregnancies associated with the combined use of non-enzyme inducing antibiotics and hormonal contraceptives - February 2021

02 February 2021

This statement is a response to a new paper published in BMJ Evidence Based Medicine Journal suggesting that antibiotics may lessen the effectiveness of hormonal contraception.

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