Contraceptive methods


Contraceptive methods

Exam Yield

Probability of getting 1 Question from this chapter 30%
Ease of Revision 6.64 / 10

Question Pattern

Never mind the fact that one good method is all that is required, practically in life.

Read up the basics of each of the methods, and a little in depth about the pills.

This will have some overlap in SPM also probably.

Worth reading.

Recent Questions

Questions on this chapter from recent NEET and AIIMS examinations have been about
  • Emergency contraception – Drugs and Doses
  • Hormonal contraceptives
  • Billing’s method
  • Ryhtm method
  • Ullipristal dose
  • Pomeroy technique
  • Contraceptives and their Effectiveness
  • Progestasert – Overview
  • Irving’s procedure
  • Uchida’s procedure
  • MOA for Progesterone only pills
  • Contraindications of OCP
  • Advantages of Combined pills
  • Kroener’s procedure

Suggested Revision

Make sure you have read the following areas:

  • Contraceptives in Heart disease
  • IUCD mechanism
  • Centchroman
  • IUCD – Contraindication, Complication
  • OCP drug interaction
  • Today
  • Mala-D, Mala-N
  • Contraindications of diaphragm
  • Spermicidal Agents
  • Hysterosalpingogram
  • Essure permanent device
  • Failure rate of contraceptives
  • Copper-carrying devices

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