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Author Gebbie, Ailsa.

Title Contraception / Ailsa E. Gebbie, Katharine O'Connell White
Edition Third edition / Ailsa E. Gebbie, Katharine O'Connell White
Published Abingdon, Oxon. : Health Press, 2009
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Description 1 online resource (115 pages) : illustrations
Series Fast facts
Fast facts.
Contents Choosing a contraceptive method -- Combined hormonal contraception -- Progestogen-only methods -- Intrauterine devices and systems -- Barrier methods -- Emergency contraception -- Female sterilization -- Vasectomy and hormonal methods for men -- Biologically based methods -- Postpartum contraception
Summary "This completely revised third edition of 'Fast Facts: Contraception', by two new authors of international renown, provides a concise and practical review of all the available contraceptive methods on the market in a highly readable well-illustrated format. Highlights of this comprehensive handbook include: a commonsense approach to the contraception consultation; fully updated information on recently licensed products; and, discussion of the risks, benefits and contraindications for all contraceptive methods. 'Fast Facts: Contraception' is an invaluable resource that will help healthcare professionals and specialists offer a broader range of contraceptive methods along with appropriate advice on the most suitable options."--Publisher's description
Notes Previous edition: 2005
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Contraception.
Contraceptive Agents.
Contraceptive Devices.
Genre/Form Handbook.
Handbooks and manuals.
Form Electronic book
Author Glasier, Anna. Contraception
White, Katharine O'Connell.
ISBN 1905832591 (electronic bk.)
9781905832590 (electronic bk.)