Author: Donna Shoupe


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  • ISBN: 9781444333510
  • Author: Donna Shoupe
  • Publ Date: 2011-04-05
  • Edition:
  • Pages: 264
  • Imprint: BLACKWELL *#
  • Status: ACT
  • ID - 13887

Table of Contents :

Series Foreword.
Section 1 Overview.
1 Contraceptive Use: Guidelines and Effectiveness (Kathryn M.Curtis, Naomi K. Tepper, and Polly A. Marchbanks).
2 Cost and Availability of Contraceptive Methods (DonnaShoupe and Timothy Campbell).
Section 2 Individual Contraceptive Methods.
3 Combination Oral Contraceptives (Daniel R. MishellJr).
4 Progestin-only Oral Contraceptive Pills (Regina-MariaRenner and Jeffrey T. Jensen).
5 Contraceptive Implants (Nerys Benfi eld and Philip D.Darney).
6 Ins and Outs of the Contraceptive Vaginal Ring (FransJ.M.E. Roumen).
7 Contraceptive Patch (Anita L. Nelson).
8 Progestin Injectables (Susanna Meredith and Andrew M.Kaunitz).
9 Intrauterine Devices (Daniel R. Mishell Jr).
10 Spermicides (DeShawn L. Taylor).
11 Vaginal Barriers: Diaphragm, Cervical Cap, and Female Condom(Matthew F. Reeves and Jill L. Schwartz).
12 Male Condoms (Anita L. Nelson).
13 Emergency Contraception (Ronna Jurow).
14 Tubal Sterilization (Charles M. March).
Section 3 Guidelines for Use in Selected Populations.
15 Postpartum Contraception (Stephanie B. Teal).
16 Adolescents: Compliance, Ethical Issues, and SexuallyTransmitted Infections (Melanie E. Ochalski and Joseph S. Sanfilippo).
17 Women 35 Years and Older: Safety Issues (Catherine Cansinoand Mitchell Creinin).
18 Perimenopausal Contraception (Susan A. Ballagh).
19 Medical Eligibility Requirements (Donna Shoupe).
20 Hormonal Contraception and Mood (Andrea Rapkin and SaritaSonalkar).
21 Contraception in Women with Abnormal Uterine Bleeding (IanS. Fraser).
22 Hirsutism and Acne (Jennefer A. Russo and Anita L.Nelson).
23 HIV and Other Sexually Transmitted Infections (AliceStek).
24 Contraception Following Ectopic Pregnancy, and Induced orSpontaneous Abortion (Paula H. Bednarek and Alison B.Edelman).


Which method of contraception best suits your patient'sneeds?

Contraceptive technology has exploded at breakneck speed. Theoptions now available can bewilder patients who need practicaladvice for family planning.

Contraception provides just that practical advice.Divided into three sections covering selection and cost comparison,individual methods of contraception, and risks and benefits forvarious patient groups, the editor presents a clear pathway to helpyour patients decide which method is best for them.

The book covers all available contraceptive methods with WHOMedical Eligibility Criteria of contraceptives and CDCmodifications. It gives sound advice on selecting contraceptivemethods for women with bleeding problems, previous ectopicpregnancy, mood and depressive disorders, hirsutism and acne,perimenopausal women, women with HIV and other STIs.

Provides an essential guide to all gynecologists, familymedicine physicians and health care workers who providecontraceptive advice.

Part of the new practical Gynecology in Practiceseries.

Author Biography:

Donna Shoupe, MD, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, CA, USA


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