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The American College of Obstetricians & Gynecologists
American Medical Association
American Medical Women's Association
American Pharmacists Association
American Public Health Association
Association of Reproductive Health Professionals
Family Health International
International Consortium for Emergency Contraception
National Association of Nurse Practitioners in Women's Health
National Medical Association
Pharmacy Access Partnership
Physicians for Reproductive Choice and Health
Program for Appropriate Technology in Health
Reproductive Health Technologies Projects
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2. The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. ACOG supports safety and availability of over-the-counter emergency contraception. Available at:
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6. The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. New ACOG leader promotes widespread advance prescriptions for emergency contraception. Available at: http://www.acog.org/from_home/publications/press-releases/nr04-30-01-1.cfm. Accessed April 4, 2005.
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