Contraception

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 sterilization.show 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 future.show more