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January 2017

Volume 43

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Journal of Family Planning and Reproductive Health Care  (JFPRHC) is a peer reviewed journal that aims to improve reproductive and sexual health nationally and internationally. The journal publishes high quality research and information relevant to clinical care, service delivery, training and education in the field of contraception and reproductive/sexual health.
JFPRHC is published by BMJ on behalf of the Faculty of Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists.

Focus topic: abortion 

The January 2017 issue is a focus on abortion. Editor-in-Chief Dr Sandy Goldbeck-Wood recently spoke to BBC Radio 4's Today programme about abortion care.

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New evidence digest

Each issue of JFPRHC now includes a new section called 'Venus' that offers a digest of the latest research published in other journals. Venus is designed to keep the busy clinician up to date with all the latest evidence in sexual and reproductive healthcare.

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Anne Szarewski Memorial Award

Entries are invited for this annual award, for which the eligibility criteria have recently been extended/made more inclusive. The author must be a healthcare practitioner working in the area of sexual and reproductive healthcare or genitourinary medicine. Priority in judging will be given to excellent work by junior or recently qualified practitioners, or those for whom sexual health is not their main specialty.
Full details of the award and how to submit an entry (closing date: 31 March 2017) can be found on the FSRH website.

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In the news

More than 50% of women are avoiding pregnancy due to Zika in Brazil.

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Abortion care in the UK is “heading towards a crisis”.

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Free sample

This recent issue is free to all users to allow everyone the opportunity to see the full scope and typical content of JFPRHC.

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