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Next question

A history of which of the following is a contraindication to the use of emergency contraception?


heart disease



liver disease





correct →

none of the above

The correct answer is found in the ACOG Practice Bulletin #112, “Emergency Contraception.”  Give special attention to the section, “Who are candidates for emergency contraception?”

About the Author

William C. Dodson, MD
William C. Dodson, MD, is Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Director of the Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at Penn State College of Medicine. He completed his fellowship in reproductive endocrinology at Duke University. His research and clinical areas of focus include treatment of infertility, especially ovulation induction. He was previously on the Editorial Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology and has served as the Consultant Web Editor for Obstetrics & Gynecology since 2008.