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Contraception has an open access companion journal Contraception: X which has the same aims and scope, editorial board and peer-review process. To submit to Contraception: X visit

The journal Contraception wishes to advance reproductive health through the rapid publication of the best and most interesting new scholarship regarding contraception and related fields such as abortion. The journal welcomes manuscripts from investigators working in the laboratory, clinical and social sciences, as well as public health and health professions education.

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Contraception’s Editors have active research programs and, on occasion, publish work in Contraception. Editor/authors are masked to the peer review process and editorial decision-making of their own work and are not able to access this work in the online manuscript submission system. Work by Editor/authors is assessed using the same criteria as that applied to all Contraception submissions.




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