Published in AIDS Weekly, July 14th, 1997
But because condoms must be applied at the time of use, correct and consistent use is not always achieved.
To address this problem, family planning experts recommend that emergency contraception (EC) in the form of oral contraceptives be available as a backup contraceptive, to be used in the event of incorrect use of condoms and similar methods, or unprotected intercourse.
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