Clinical Contraception

Clinical Contraception

2nd Edition - January 1, 1937

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  • Author: Gladys M. Cox
  • eBook ISBN: 9781483225487

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Clinical Contraception, Second Edition considers the clinical significance and complexities of birth control. This book contains 12 chapters that focus on various types and methods of contraception. After providing an overview of classification of methods of contraception, this book goes on considering certain aspects of reproduction that have a definite bearing on the control of conception. Considerable chapters are devoted to various methods of contraception, including chemical contraceptives, occlusive pessaries, tampons and sponges, condom, intra-uterine contraceptives. The remaining chapters highlight the contraception permitted for woman under normal and special circumstances. These chapters also examine the legal and public health issues of contraception. This book will be of value to general physicians and health practitioners.

Table of Contents

  • Introduction

    Author's Foreword

    Chapter I. Introductory

    Chapter II. Physiology of Reproduction in Relation to Contraception

    Chapter III. Methods of Contraception—Chemical Contraceptives

    Chapter IV. Methods of Contraception—Occlusive Pessaries

    Chapter V. Methods of Contraception—Tampons and Sponges—The Douche

    Chapter VI. Methods of Contraception—The Condom or Sheath

    Chapter VII. Methods of Contraception—Intra-Uterine Methods

    Chapter VIII, Methods of Contraception—Other Methods

    Chapter IX. Contraception for the Normal Woman

    Chapter X. Contraception for the Abnormal Woman

    Chapter XI. Evaluation of Contraceptive Methods

    Chapter XII. Contraception and the Public Health Service


    Memorandum 153 M.C.W. and Circulars 1208 and 1408

    Action Taken by Local Authorities

    List of Birth Control Clinics

    List of Contraceptives

    Manufacturing Firms and Agents

    Birth Control Organizations


Product details

  • No. of pages: 206
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Butterworth-Heinemann 1937
  • Published: January 1, 1937
  • Imprint: Butterworth-Heinemann
  • eBook ISBN: 9781483225487

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Gladys M. Cox

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