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December 29, 1934

The Technique of Contraception: An Outline

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By Eric M. Matsner, M.D. Foreword by Robert L. Dickinson, M.D. Introduction by Foster Kennedy, M.D. Published for the American Birth Control League, Inc. Second edition. Paper. Price, 50 cents. Pp. 38, with 32 illustrations. Baltimore: Williams & Wilkins Company, 1934.

JAMA. 1934;103(26):2053. doi:10.1001/jama.1934.02750520055035

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This review of the technic of contraception will probably be in considerable demand, combining as it does, in the space of forty pages, a discussion of many different methods of birth control. The author divides them into practical methods, unpractical methods, and methods requiring further experimental and developmental research. Diagrams accompany the article and greatly clarify the directions for the use of various contraceptive methods.

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