Sexual and reproductive health

The TCu380A Intrauterine Contraceptive Device (IUD)

Specification, prequalification and guidelines for procurement, 2010

World Health Organization, United Nations Population Fund, UNAIDS and Family Health International

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Publication details

Number of pages: 140
Publication date: 2011
Languages: English
ISBN: 978 92 4 150099 9


This manual is a result of a review of the latest available evidence and an extensive consultative consensus-building process with individuals who represent the TCu380A intrauterine device (IUD) manufacturing industry, the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), testing laboratories, national regulatory authorities, research institutes, bulk procurement agencies, social marketing companies, international agencies, nongovernmental organizations, consumer groups, and family planning policy-makers and programme managers.