Engaging community pharmacists in creating awareness about contraceptives: pilot programme in Thane district, India
- At: 2010 FIP Congress in Lisbon (Portugal)
- Type: Poster
- By: GHARAT, Manjiri (Prin.K.M.Kundnani Pharmacy Polytechnic & Indian Pharmaceutical Association, Ulhasnagar, India)
- Co-author(s): Chavan, Sunil (Prin.K.M.Kundnani Pharmacy Polytechnic, ULHASNAGAR, India)
Achhra, C V (Prin.K.M.Kundnani Pharmacy Polytechnic, ULHASNAGAR, India)
Asawale, Dr Hemangi (Gynecologist, BADLAPUR, India)
Background & Settings: One of the Millennium Development Goals is 'Population Stabilization and Promoting Reproductive Health'. In India,as in 2008 the contraceptive prevalent rate among couples was 53%.Inadequate knowledge of contraception and erroneous information about choice & usage of contraceptives commonly affect women's health in general &.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.