Contraception for Adolescent and Young Adult Women
Language: en
Pages: 250
Authors: Amy Whitaker, Melissa Gilliam
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-06-28 - Publisher: Springer

Forty-five percent of adolescents ages 15-19 have had sexual intercourse. By age 19, 75% of all adolescents have had sexual intercourse. Most adolescents select condoms as their most reliable method of contraception. The United States continues to rank among the highest of all similarly developed countries in rates of adolescent
Contraception for Adolescent and Young Adult Women
Language: en
Pages: 250
Authors: Amy Whitaker, Melissa Gilliam
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-06-27 - Publisher: Springer

Forty-five percent of adolescents ages 15-19 have had sexual intercourse. By age 19, 75% of all adolescents have had sexual intercourse. Most adolescents select condoms as their most reliable method of contraception. The United States continues to rank among the highest of all similarly developed countries in rates of adolescent
Female and Male Contraception
Language: en
Pages: 460
Authors: Maria Cristina Meriggiola, Kristina Gemzell-Danielsson
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-06-01 - Publisher: Springer Nature

This book provides healthcare professionals, the medical community, residents and students with an up-to-date handbook on current female and male contraceptive options. It illustrates the process of contraceptive development, from ancient times to steroid discovery up to the most recent formulations that provide not only an optimal contraceptive efficacy but
Optimizing IUD Delivery for Adolescents and Young Adults
Language: en
Pages: 230
Authors: Mandy S. Coles, Aisha Mays
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-08-02 - Publisher: Springer

Many individuals worldwide initiate sexual activity during their adolescent and young adult (AYA) years and are in need of safe and effective contraceptive services. Because of their safety profile, ease of use, and privacy many international professional organizations recommend that long-acting reversible contraception (LARC), including intrauterine devices (IUDs), be included
Screening and Prevention in Primary Care, An Issue of Primary Care: Clinics in Office Practice,
Language: en
Pages: 308
Authors: Mack T. Ruffin IV
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-06-16 - Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

This issue of Primary Care: Clinics in Office Practice, edited by Mack T. Ruffin IV, MD, MPH and Cameron G. Shultz PhD, MSW, is devoted to Preventive Medicine. Articles in this issue include Risk Assessment Approach Screening; Substance Use and Tobacco Screening; Sexually Transmitted Infections; Planned Pregnancy; Violence Screening; Breast