The latest in this popular series, The Year in Gynaecology 2003 examines the most important papers written recently on this ever expanding topic. The volume reviews important subjects in sexual and reproductive health including chapters on contraception, the menopause, and reproductive healthcare. The book helps clinicians to combine the best external evidence from systematic research with individual clinical expertise to make effective decisions about patient treatment and care. For each issue key articles are selected from the most up-to-date literature and reviewed in the form of an expert commentary. Concise and easy to read, this text will be a useful and informative guide to all those working or training in the area of family planning and reproductive health.