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Introduction of the contraceptive implant in South Africa: Successes, challenges and the way forward

S Mullick, M F Chersich, Y Pillay, H Rees

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S Mullick, Wits Reproductive Health and HIV Institute, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa

M F Chersich, Wits Reproductive Health and HIV Institute, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa

Y Pillay, National Department of Health, Pretoria, South Africa

H Rees, Wits Reproductive Health and HIV Institute, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa

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Keywords

South Africa; Implanon NXT; Family planning; Counselling; Demand creation; Monitoring

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South African Medical Journal 2017;107(10):812-814. DOI:10.7196/SAMJ.2017.v107i10.12849

Article History

Date submitted: 2017-09-22
Date published: 2017-09-22

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