2017 Contraceptive Technology Boston

CCS23 - #23 The Girl with the Pearl Index: Contraceptive Effectiveness Explained (Rx = .5 hr.)

Mar 31, 2017 9:30am ‐ Mar 31, 2017 10:30am

Expiration Date: Apr 25, 2020


Credits: None available.

Standard: $18.00

Description

Learning Objectives:

  • Describe the principles of how contraceptive effectiveness is measured
  • Explain the difference between perfect use and typical use of contraception
  • Define the Pearl Index and explain why it has increased over time for FDA-approved OCs

ACPE Number and CE Hours:

0263-000-17-710-L01-P (1 contact hr.)

Speaker(s):

Disclosures

  • Abigail Aiken, MD, MPH, PhD:

    Agile Therapeutics

    Consultant

Credits

  • 0.50 - Pharmacology
  • 1.50 - Physician
  • 1.50 - RN / NP (All RNs/Nurses except CA RNs)
  • 1.50 - CA RN/CA BRN
  • 1.00 - Pharmacist

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