The Handbook of Contraception: A Guide for Practical Management by Donna ShoupeThe Handbook of Contraception: A Guide for Practical Management by Donna Shoupe

The Handbook of Contraception: A Guide for Practical Management

byDonna Shoupe

Paperback | November 19, 2010

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The Handbook of Contraception: A Guide for Practical Management provides a comprehensive review of contraception methods for all reproductive-aged women, including those who are young and healthy, postpartum, perimenopausal, adolescent, or who have a medical disease. Because of the vast and diverse list of various contraceptive methods available, this text updates the health care provider with information on safety, practical counseling tools, advantages, and disadvantages of each contraception method. This superb reference offers inclusive information on oral, injectable, emergency, and various cervical barrier contraceptives, as well as behavioral methods of contraception and sterilization methods. An extensive review of currently available laparoscopic and hysterscopic tubal sterilization techniques is also included as well as a chapter introducing the new surgical contraceptive implant, Implanon®.The Handbook of Contraception: A Guide for Practical Management is designed to give the modern health care provider up-to-date information on safety, side effects, advantages, and practical counseling tools.
Title:The Handbook of Contraception: A Guide for Practical ManagementFormat:PaperbackDimensions:312 pages, 9.02 × 5.98 × 0.07 inPublished:November 19, 2010Publisher:Humana PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1617376701

ISBN - 13:9781617376702

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Table of Contents

Contraceptive OverviewDonna ShoupeOral Contraceptives: History, Pharmacology, Metabolic Effects, Side Effects, and Health BenefitsDonna Shoupe and Daniel R. Mishell, Jr.Oral Contraceptives: Patient Screening and Counseling, Pill Selection, and Managing Side EffectsDonna ShoupeProgestin-Only Oral ContraceptivesDonna ShoupeContraceptive PatchDonna ShoupeContraceptive RingSusan A. BallaghLong-Acting Progestin Injectables: Comparison of Depo-Provera® With Depo-SubQ Provera 104TRonna Jurow and Donna ShoupeContraceptive Implants: Introducing Implanon®Philip D. DarneyIntrauterine Devices: Comparison of the Copper T Intrauterine Device With the Levonorgestrel Intrauterine SystemAngela Y. Chen and Susie BaldwinBarrier Contraceptives: Male Condoms, Vaginal Spermicides, and Cervical Barrier MethodsDonna ShoupeBehavioral Methods of ContraceptionJennefer A. Russo and Anita L. NelsonEmergency ContraceptivesDonna ShoupeFemale Tubal Sterilization: Traditional and Research MethodsCharles M. MarchContraception for Special Populations: Adolescents and Perimenopausal Women Following Pregnancy and During LactationDonna ShoupeChoosing the Optimal Contraceptive Method in Women With Medical DiseaseSiri L. KjosIndex

Editorial Reviews

From the reviews:"This guide to all currently available contraceptive options describes the mechanism, side effects, advantages, and disadvantage of each method. . This book is written for primary care physicians who would be prescribing contraceptives and counseling women on their choices. . The book also provides interesting facts regarding the history of certain types of contraception. . This book is thorough and up to date, and provides useful information so that physicians can effectively counsel a patient on contraception." (Katherine M Krings, Doody's Book Review Service, January, 2007)