• Donna Shoupe
  • Florence P. Haseltine

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Joseph W. Goldzieher
    Pages 17-24
  3. William N. Spellacy
    Pages 25-33
  4. Ronald M. Krauss, Diane L. Tribble
    Pages 34-41
  5. Morris Notelovitz
    Pages 42-59
  6. Ronald A. Chez
    Pages 60-66
  7. Malcolm C. Pike, Darcy V. Spicer
    Pages 67-84
  8. Donna Shoupe, Daniel R. Mishell Jr.
    Pages 85-92
  9. Patricia Bailey, Joseph S. Sanfilippo
    Pages 93-111
  10. David A. Grimes
    Pages 123-130
  11. Irving Sivin
    Pages 131-143
  12. Gerald S. Bernstein
    Pages 158-168
  13. Thierry G. Vancaillie
    Pages 169-180
  14. Peter N. Schlegel, Marc Goldstein
    Pages 181-191
  15. Deborah J. Anderson, Bruce Voeller
    Pages 192-209
  16. Vernon C. Stevens
    Pages 227-241
  17. Aaron J. W. Hsueh, Whitney Carrico
    Pages 242-254
  18. Back Matter
    Pages 255-261

About this book


Contraception is the most comprehensive exploration of the newest technologies in the area of contraception. Edited by renowned authorities Dr. Donna Shoupe and Dr. Florence Haseltine, with chapters written by leaders in the field, this book comprises the most up-to-date, practical and clinical information available and presents a thorough examination of clinical efficacy, side effects, mechanisms of action, and benefits of all types of contraception, including: - chapters on the IUD, the new subdermal implant Norplant, injectables, the diaphragm, condoms, sponge, female sterilization, vasectomy, and more - discussions of cutting edge contraceptive technologies, including the new progestin oral contraceptive pills, contraceptive vaginal rings, and RU 486, - an important chapter on AIDS and contraception. This book will serve as an invaluable reference providing useful, instructive background information and pertinent clinical applications for the physician, resident, and researcher. At such an exciting time for contraceptive technology, no one in the field can afford to be without this text.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Donna Shoupe
    • 1
    • 2
  • Florence P. Haseltine
    • 3
  1. 1.Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and InfertilityUniversity of Southern California School of MedicineLos AngelesUSA
  2. 2.Department of Obstetrics and GynecologyLAC-USC Medical CenterLos AngelesUSA
  3. 3.Center for Population Research, National Institute of Child Health and Human DevelopmentNational Institutes of HealthBethesdaUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag New York 1993
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4612-7645-6
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4612-2730-4
  • Series Print ISSN 0178-0328
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