The Handbook of Contraception

A Guide for Practical Management

  • Donna Shoupe
  • Siri L. Kjos

Part of the Current Clinical Practice book series (CCP)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Donna Shoupe
    Pages 1-12
  3. Donna Shoupe, Daniel R. Mishell Jr.
    Pages 13-43
  4. Donna Shoupe
    Pages 45-66
  5. Donna Shoupe
    Pages 67-73
  6. Donna Shoupe
    Pages 75-86
  7. Susan A. Ballagh
    Pages 87-100
  8. Ronna Jurow, Donna Shoupe
    Pages 101-115
  9. Philip D. Darney
    Pages 117-128
  10. Angela Y. Chen, Susie Baldwin
    Pages 129-145
  11. Donna Shoupe
    Pages 147-177
  12. Jennefer A. Russo, Anita L. Nelson
    Pages 179-194
  13. Donna Shoupe
    Pages 195-204
  14. Charles M. March
    Pages 205-233
  15. Donna Shoupe
    Pages 235-254
  16. Back Matter
    Pages 283-297

About this book


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®.


contraception counseling health health care pharmacology pregnancy

Editors and affiliations

  • Donna Shoupe
    • 1
  • Siri L. Kjos
    • 2
    • 3
  1. 1.Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Family MedicineKeck School of Medicine at the University of Southern CaliforniaLos Angeles
  2. 2.Department of Obstetrics and GynecologyDavid Geffen School of Medicine at University of California at Los AngelesLos Angeles
  3. 3.Harbor-UCLA Medical CenterTorrance

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