SPS PGD template for administering lidocaine injection to facilitate insertion and/or removal of subdermal etonogestrel (e.g. Nexplanon®) implants.


Created by SPS and the Faculty of Sexual and Reproductive Health (FSRH), with the support of specialist stakeholders working within clinical practice, for contraception commonly supplied or administered within reproductive services.

PGD template attachment

The template PGD is attached below to download and use in conjunction with our implementation advice.

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Other templates in this area are available.

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National PGD templates are developed with experts for clinical specialties. They reduce duplication and variation, and improve consistency of care.

Update history

  1. V1 (expiring) removed from webpage
  1. Version 2.0 published
  1. Title, URL and summary amended.
  1. Minor wording update
  1. Published

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