- Comparison of diaphragm and combined oral contraceptive pill users in the Australian family planning settingDeborah Bateson
Sydney Centre for Reproductive Health Research, Family Planning NSW, Sydney, Australia
Eur J Contracept Reprod Health Care 12:24-9. 2007..To compare the demographic characteristics of women fitted with this form of contraceptive with women prescribed the combined oral contraceptive pill (COCP)...
- A survey describing the use of complementary therapies and medicines by women attending a family planning clinicCaroline A Smith
Centre for Complementary Medicine Research, University of Western Sydney, Penrith, Australia
BMC Complement Altern Med 13:224. 2013..The aim of this study was to examine (i) the extent of and type of CM, (ii) women's views about safety and efficacy, and (iii) the factors influencing women's decision-making...
- Do women and providers value the same features of contraceptive products? Results of a best-worst stated preference experimentEdith Weisberg
Sydney Centre for Reproductive Health Research, Family Planning NSW, Ashfield NSW 2131, Australia
Eur J Contracept Reprod Health Care 18:181-90. 2013..To determine how women and physicians rate individual characteristics of contraceptives...
- A randomized study of the effect of mifepristone alone or in conjunction with ethinyl estradiol on ovarian function in women using the etonogestrel-releasing subdermal implant, Implanon®Edith Weisberg
Sydney Centre for Reproductive Health Research, Research Division of Family Planning NSW, Ashfield 2131, Australia
Contraception 84:600-8. 2011..Mifepristone alone or in combination with ethinyl estradiol (EE) can effectively stop an episode of uterine bleeding in women using the etonogestrel-releasing contraceptive implant, Implanon® but could impair contraceptive efficacy...
- A randomized comparison of the effects on vaginal and cervical epithelium of a placebo vaginal ring with non-use of a ringE Weisberg
Sydney Center for Reproductive Health Research, Family Planning NSW, NSW 2131, Ashfield, Australia, Australia
Contraception 62:83-9. 2000....
- A randomized controlled trial of treatment options for troublesome uterine bleeding in Implanon usersE Weisberg
Sydney Centre for Reproductive Health Research, Research Division of Family Planning NSW, 328 336 Liverpool Road, Ashfield, Sydney, NSW 2131, Australia
Hum Reprod 24:1852-61. 2009..We compared four treatments against a placebo in Implanon users and tested whether repeated treatment improved subsequent bleeding patterns...
- HPV vaccination catch up program - utilisation by young Australian womenEdith Weisberg
Sydney Centre for Reproductive Health Research, Family Planning New South Wales
Aust Fam Physician 38:72-6. 2009..The Australian Government's offer of free vaccination to women aged 18-26 years of age through general practitioners ends 30 June 2009...
- Fertility control? Middle-aged Australian women's retrospective reports of their pregnanciesEdith Weisberg
Sydney Centre for Reproduction Health Research, Family Planning New South Wales, Ashfield, NSW
Aust N Z J Public Health 32:390-2. 2008..To assess middle-aged Australian women's retrospective reports of how intended and wanted were their pregnancies, and the degree of happiness associated with these pregnancies...
- Contraception and pregnancy then and now: examining the experiences of a cohort of mid-age Australian womenChristine Read
Sydney Centre for Reproductive Health Research, Family Planning NSW, Ashfield, New South Wales, Australia
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 49:429-33. 2009..Since the launch of the pill 50 years ago, a number of cross-sectional surveys have examined contraceptive use in the Australian context. There is, however, little data on contraceptive use and efficacy over a woman's reproductive years...
- The effect of adverse information and positive promotion on women's preferences for prescribed contraceptive productsStephanie A Knox
University of Technology, Sydney, Australia
Soc Sci Med 83:70-80. 2013..The findings highlight the need for researchers to pay attention to setting the context when conducting DCEs as this can significantly affect results...
- Effectiveness of levonorgestrel emergency contraception given before or after ovulation--a pilot studyNatalia Novikova
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Sydney, NSW, 2006, Australia
Contraception 75:112-8. 2007..There are increasing data to indicate that LNG is particularly effective as an ECP by interrupting follicular development and ovulation. An important outstanding question is whether it has any effect on fertilization or implantation...
- What's good and bad about contraceptive products?: a best-worst attribute experiment comparing the values of women consumers and GPsStephanie A Knox
Centre for Health Economics Research and Evaluation, University of Technology Sydney, NSW, Australia
Pharmacoeconomics 30:1187-202. 2012..There are limited data on the factors that determine women's choices on contraceptive alternatives or what factors providers consider most important when recommending contraceptive products to women...
- Contraceptive options for women in selected circumstancesEdith Weisberg
Sydney Centre for Reproductive Health Research, FPNSW, Sydney University, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol 24:593-604. 2010..For women with pre-existing medical conditions including obesity, the benefits and risks of the use of individual methods needs to be weighed against the risks of pregnancy for that woman...
- When online becomes offline: attitudes to safer sex practices in older and younger women using an Australian internet dating serviceDeborah J Bateson
Family Planning New South Wales, NSW, Australia
Sex Health 9:152-9. 2012..An online survey compared characteristics of internet dating women aged 40 and above with 18 to 39 year olds, and determined the factors associated with protective safer sex attitudes...
- Clinical performance and menstrual bleeding patterns with three dosage combinations of a Nestorone progestogen/ethinyl estradiol contraceptive vaginal ring used on a bleeding-signaled regimenEdith Weisberg
Sydney Center for Reproductive Health Research, Research Division of FPA Health, NSW 2131, Australia
Contraception 72:46-52. 2005..Ring removal times were signaled by menstrual events. Bleeding patterns, adverse events, patterns of use and continuation rates were the principal parameters evaluated...
- Comparison of three single doses of mifepristone as emergency contraception: a randomised controlled trialJie Jin
Sydney Centre for Reproductive Health Research, Research Division of FPA Health, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 45:489-94. 2005..This is an analysis of the Australian component of a large World Health Organization multicentre dose-finding study of mifepristone for emergency contraception and the first clinical study of this controversial drug in Australia...
- An open-label randomized trial to determine the most effective regimen of vaginal estrogen to reduce the prevalence of atrophic changes reported in postmenopausal cervical smearsDeborah J Bateson
Family Planning NSW, Sydney Centre for Reproductive Health Research, Ashfield, NSW, Australia
Menopause 16:765-9. 2009..We investigated the effect of vaginal estrogen treatment before the Pap test on the odds of an atrophic smear...
- Rights to emergency contraceptionEdith Weisberg
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
Int J Gynaecol Obstet 106:160-3. 2009....
- A three-year comparative study of continuation rates, bleeding patterns and satisfaction in Australian women using a subdermal contraceptive implant or progestogen releasing-intrauterine systemEdith Weisberg
Sydney Centre for Reproductive Health Research, FPNSW, Sydney, Australia
Eur J Contracept Reprod Health Care 19:5-14. 2014..While LARCs should be promoted to women of all ages seeking contraception, early discontinuation due to unacceptable bleeding highlights the need for pre-insertion counselling...
- Chlamydia trachomatis infection in the family planning clinical setting across New South WalesDeborah J Bateson
Sydney Centre for Reproductive Health Research, FPA Health, 328 336 Liverpool Rd, Ashfield, NSW 2131, Australia
Sex Health 3:15-20. 2006....
- Bug breakfast in the bulletin: human papilloma virusCate Wallace
NSW Public Health Officer Training Program, NSW Department of Health
N S W Public Health Bull 18:97-8. 2007..The Bug Breakfast topic for October was Human Papilloma Virus (HPV). The presenters covered the epidemiology of HPV, the newly introduced HPV vaccine and social and psychological issues relating to HPV vaccination...
- Australian women's experience with ImplanonEdith Weisberg
Research Division, FPA Health, New South Wales, Australia
Aust Fam Physician 34:694-6. 2005..To describe Australian women's experiences and acceptability of etonogestrel releasing subdermal contraceptive implant (Implanon)...
- Oral contraceptivesEdith Weisberg
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Sydney, New South Wales
Aust Fam Physician 31:891-6. 2002..The number available will be further increased as new preparations are marketed...
- Contraceptive efficacy and cycle control with the Ortho Evra/Evra transdermal system: the analysis of pooled dataMiriam Zieman
Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Fertil Steril 77:S13-8. 2002..To present efficacy and cycle control data pooled from three pivotal studies of the contraceptive patch (Ortho Evra/Evra)...