Clinical Practice Guidelines

Effective January 3, 2017, full access to JOGC content published after January 1, 2016 (including Clinical Practice Guidelines, Committee Opinions, Technical Updates, and all articles) is a benefit of SOGC membership.

Here are the instructions to access JOGC articles, including the Guidelines:

  1. Go to the SOGC website at:
  2. Log in to the SOGC site with your regular SOGC member details and you will be automatically directed to the page, where you will have open access to every JOGC article and SOGC Guideline.

Please note:

If you are still having problems, please contact Josephine Sciortino at

Open access to Abstracts, Recommendations, and Summary Statements will continue for all users. ​

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Current < 5 years or has been reaffirmed for continued use until further notice
Current > 5 years: is being reviewed to determine if it requires updating - use this version with discretion, as it is possible that some information may be out-of-date
> 5 years: has recently been reviewed and an updated version will be soon be published - use this version with discretion as some information has been deemed to be outdated
 x deemed to have dated information, and therefore should not be consulted for clinical use but rather for historical research only