Contraception : A User's Handbook

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A comprehensive contraception handbook which provides advice on which contraceptive might suit the reader best. All methods of contraception are covered including the pill, condoms, intrauterine devices and more

Product details

  • Paperback | 271 pages
  • 128 x 192 x 16mm | 281.23g
  • Oxford University Press
  • Oxford Paperbacks
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • English
  • line figures, tables, bibliography
  • 0192861646
  • 9780192861641

Table of contents

Contraception - how it works; How the pill was developed; The combined pill; Weighing up the pros and cons; Which pill will suit me best?; What to do about side-effects; Practical aspects of taking the combined pill; The progestogen-only pill; Injectable progestogens; Intrauterine devices; Barrier methods; Caps and condoms; Natural family planning; Emergency contraception; Not only for the morning after; Contraception at special times; What about men?; Sterilization and vasectomy; The more