The Contraceptive Technology Revolution

  • M. F. Fathalla
Part of the Ernst Schering Research Foundation Workshop book series (SCHERING FOUND, volume 8)


Professor Diczfalusy made significant scientific contributions to the development of modern contraceptive technology. But to him, contraceptive technology was not an end in itself. It was a means to an end: better life for all people. To him also, contraceptive technology was not to stop with the development of a range of good methods. Research and development had to continue to keep pace with the new frontiers opening up in science. Contraceptive use is a socially responsible reproductive behaviour. People who adopt this responsible reproductive behaviour do not deserve good contraceptives; they deserve the best which science can offer.


Sexually Transmit Infection Contraceptive Method Unwanted Pregnancy Fertility Control Unsafe Abortion 
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