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Title The handbook of contraception : a guide for practical management / edited by Donna Shoupe, Siri L. Kjos
Published Totowa, N.J. : Humana Press, ©2006


Description 1 online resource (xiii, 297 pages) : illustrations
Series Current clinical practice
Current clinical practice.
Contents Contraceptive overview / Donna Shoupe -- Oral contraceptives: history, pharmacology, metabolic effects, side effects, and health benefits / Donna Shoupe and Daniel R. Mishell, Jr. -- Oral contraceptives: patient screening and counseling, pill selection, and managing side effects / Donna Shoupe -- Progestin-only oral contraceptives / Donna Shoupe -- Contraceptive patch / Donna Shoupe -- Contraceptive ring / Susan A. Ballagh -- Long-acting progestin injectables: comparison of Depo-Provera with Depo-SubQ Provera 104 / Ronna Jurow and Donna Shoupe -- Contraceptive implants: introducing Implanon / Philip D. Darney -- Intrauterine devices: comparison of the Copper T intrauterine device with the Levonorgestrel Intrauterine system / Angela Y. Chen and Susie Baldwin -- Barrier contraceptives: male condoms, vaginal spermicides, and cervical barrier methods / Donna Shoupe -- Behavioral methods of contraception / Jennefer A. Russo and Anita L. Nelson -- Emergency contraceptives / Donna Shoupe -- Female tubal sterilization: traditionaland research methods / Charles M. March -- Contraception for special populations: adolescents and perimenopausal women following pregnancy and during lactation / Donna Shoupe -- Choosing the optimal contraceptive method in women with medical disease / Siri L. Kjos
Summary Reviews the various forms of contraception, including delivery systems, such as the patch and vaginal ring, formulation oral contraceptive pills, and the extended cycle regimen, as well as the more established methods. This text discusses the practical aspects of each method as related to administration issues, failure rates, and side effects
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
In Springer e-books
Subject Contraception -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Contraceptives -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Contraception -- methods
Contraception -- standards
Contraceptive Devices
Practice Management, Medical -- standards
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Sexuality.
MEDICAL -- Reproductive Medicine & Technology.
Contraception -- Methods.
Contraception -- standards.
Contraceptive Devices.
Practice Management, Medical -- standards.
Genre/Form Electronic books
Handbooks and manuals.
Handbooks and manuals.
Guides et manuels.
Form Electronic book
Author Shoupe, Donna.
Kjos, Siri L.
ISBN 1588295990