Contraception: Your Questions Answered

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    This seventh edition has been completely revised and updated, incorporating relevant WHO and national guidance documents: therefore imparting best evidence-based practice for all methods. Combined oral contraceptives COCs Based on the long-established evidence that 7 days of routinely not-taking pills in each cycle is too long for maintained ovarian suppression - and this necessarily leads to too little margin for errors in pill-taking - the authors recommend that providers switch to a new norm for all users of either: Tricycling, the 84/4 regimen, or totally continuous use 365/365, OR, for women who remain keen to see monthly pill-bleeds which are completely unnecessary for health, one of the regimens 24/4 or 21/4 that shorten the contraception-non-taking time to 4 days New methods, and their importance or otherwise: Intrauterine system: Jaydess R Subcutaneous, self-injectable alternative to Depo-Provera: Sayana R Press 24/4 combined hormonal contraceptives: Zoely R, Eloine R Diaphragm: Caya R Updates Quick starting and bridging the Proving not Pregnant Protocol Emergency contraception EC, how advice differs for ulipristal acetate EC Drug metabolism implications with norethisterone and interactions eg affecting lamotrigine Question and answer format Important information boxes Unwanted side effects boxes Frequent patient questions at the end of relevant chapters Management advice Follow-up adviceComes with free e-book on ExpertConsult for the first time This seventh edition has been completely revised and updated, incorporating relevant WHO and national guidance documents: therefore imparting best evidence-based practice for all methods. Combined oral contraceptives COCs Based on the long-established evidence that 7 days of routinely not-taking pills in each cycle is too long for maintained ovarian suppression - and this necessarily leads to too little margin for errors in pill-taking - the authors recommend that providers switch to a new norm for all users of either: Tricycling, the 84/4 regimen, or totally continuous use 365/365, OR, for women who remain keen to see monthly pill-bleeds which are completely unnecessary for health, one of the regimens 24/4 or 21/4 that shorten the contraception-non-taking time to 4 days New methods, and their importance or otherwise: Intrauterine system: Jaydess R Subcutaneous, self-injectable alternative to Depo-Provera: Sayana R Press 24/4 combined hormonal contraceptives: Zoely R, Eloine R Diaphragm: Caya R Updates Quick starting and bridging the Proving not Pregnant Protocol Emergency contraception EC, how advice differs for ulipristal acetate EC Drug metabolism implications with norethisterone and interactions eg affecting lamotrigine Intermittent quizzes for CPD portfolio purposes Now on ExpertConsult

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    Number of Pages: 424
    Format(s): Paperback - ISBN: 9780702070006
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    Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

    Books by Anne MacGregor

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