Table of Contents

Acknowledgements Introduction.. The anatomy & physiology of reproduction. Natural family planning methods: fertility awareness. Male methods. Female barrier methods. Contraceptive pills. Injectable contraception. Contraceptive implants. The intrauterine device. The intrauterine system. Emergency contraception. Female sterilization. Preconceptual care. Pregnancy - wanted and unwanted. The future. Appendices: useful addresses and resources; further reading suggestions; Patient group directions: guidance and information for nurses; Breast palpation and breast awareness: the role of the nurse; Bimanual pelvic examination: guidance for nurses; Fitting intrauterine devices: training guidance for; References. Index

Details

No. of pages:
800
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2004
Published:
Imprint:
Bailièrre Tindall
Print ISBN:
9780702027024
Electronic ISBN:
9780702037474