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Disrupted prevention: condom and contraception access and use among young adults during the initial months of the COVID-19 pandemic. An online survey
Lewis, Ruth; Blake, Carolyn; Shimonovich, Michal. et al

Sexually transmitted infection testing awareness, uptake and diagnosis among urban refugee and displaced youth living in informal settlements in Kampala, Uganda: a cross-sectional study
Logie, Carmen Helen; Okumu, Moses; Mwima, Simon et al

Does gender equality and availability of contraception influence maternal and child mortality? A systematic review
Bagade, Tanmay; Chojenta, Catherine; Harris, Melissa L. et al

Accessing abortion outside jurisdiction following legalisation of abortion in the Republic of Ireland
Bras, Sierou; Gomperts, Rebecca; Kelly, Michaela. et al

New types of diaphragms and cervical caps versus older types of diaphragms and different gels for contraception: a systematic review
Lindh, Ingela; Othman, Jwan; Hansson, Mariann. et al

Emergency contraception from the pharmacy 20 years on: a mystery shopper study
Glasier, Anna; Baraitser, Paula; McDaid, Lisa. et al

Norethisterone and its acetate – what’s so special about them?
Huvinen, Emilia; Holopainen, Elina; Heikinheimo, Oskari

What does informal access to misoprostol in Colombia look like? A mystery client methodology in Bogota and the Coffee Axis
Moore, Ann M.; Blades, Nakeisha; Ortiz, Juliette. et al

Making the case for advance provision of mifepristone and misoprostol for abortion in the United States
Ehrenreich, Katherine; Biggs, M. Antonia; Grossman, Daniel

Delivering cervical cancer screening during the COVID-19 emergency
Acuti Martellucci, Cecilia; Morettini, Margherita; Flacco, Maria Elena. et al

Abortion regulation in Europe in the era of COVID-19: a spectrum of policy responses
Moreau, Caroline; Shankar, Mridula; Glasier, Anna. et al

A systematic review of the effectiveness of counselling strategies for modern contraceptive methods: what works and what doesn’t?
Cavallaro, Francesca L.; Benova, Lenka; Owolabi, Onikepe O. et al

Telemedicine medical abortion at home under 12 weeks’ gestation: a prospective observational cohort study during the COVID-19 pandemic
Reynolds-Wright, John Joseph; Johnstone, Anne; McCabe, Karen. et al

The impact of COVID-19 on contraception and abortion care policy and practice: experiences from selected countries
Bateson, Deborah J.; Lohr, Patricia A.; Norman, Wendy V. et al

At-home telemedicine for medical abortion in Australia: a qualitative study of patient experiences and recommendations
Fix, Laura; Seymour, Jane W.; Sandhu, Monisha Vaid et al

Demand for self-managed online telemedicine abortion in eight European countries during the COVID-19 pandemic: a regression discontinuity analysis
Aiken, Abigail R. A.; Starling, Jennifer E.; Gomperts, Rebecca. et al

Acceptability of artificial intelligence (AI)-enabled chatbots, video consultations and live webchats as online platforms for sexual health advice
Nadarzynski, Tom; Bayley, Jake; Llewellyn, Carrie et al

Use of menstruation and fertility app trackers: a scoping review of the evidence
Earle, Sarah; Marston, Hannah R.; Hadley, Robin; Banks, Duncan

Changes in the prevalence and profile of users of contraception in Britain 2000-2010: evidence from two National Surveys of Sexual Attitudes and Lifestyles
French, Rebecca S.; Gibson, Lorna; Geary, Rebecca. et al

Intent to have a second child among Chinese women of childbearing age following China’s new universal two-child policy: a cross-sectional study
Liu, Jue; Liu, Min; Zhang, Shikun et al