postcoital contraception

Summary

Summary: Means of postcoital interception to avoid pregnancy, such as the administration of POSTCOITAL CONTRACEPTIVES or the morning-after pill to prevent FERTILIZATION of an egg or implantation of a fertilized egg (OVUM IMPLANTATION).

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Does pregnancy begin at fertilization?
    Walter L Larimore
    Fam Med 36:690-1; author reply 691. 2004
  2. ncbi Advance provision of emergency contraception for pregnancy prevention: a meta-analysis
    Chelsea B Polis
    Department of Population, Family, and Reproductive Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21202, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 110:1379-88. 2007
  3. ncbi Emergency contraception update: a Canadian perspective
    V W Y Leung
    Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Clin Pharmacol Ther 83:177-80. 2008
  4. ncbi Advance provision for emergency oral contraception
    Clarissa Kripke
    Am Fam Physician 76:654. 2007
  5. ncbi Is the faculty of family planning and reproductive health care guidance on emergency contraception being followed in general practice? An audit in the West Midlands, UK
    Lisa Bannister
    University of Birmingham Medical School, Birmingham, UK
    J Fam Plann Reprod Health Care 33:195-8. 2007
  6. pmc College students' perceptions of emergency contraception provision
    Anjel Vahratian
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0276, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 17:103-11. 2008
  7. ncbi Emergency contraception: knowledge and attitudes of family medicine providers
    Jennifer L Wallace
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0239, USA
    Fam Med 36:417-22. 2004
  8. ncbi Effect of advanced provision of emergency contraception on women's contraceptive behaviour: a randomized controlled trial
    Sue S T Lo
    The Family Planning Association of Hong Kong, 9 F 130 Hennessy Road, Hong Kong SAR
    Hum Reprod 19:2404-10. 2004
  9. ncbi Otc product: plan B emergency contraception
    Kelly L Scolaro
    College of Pharmacy, University of Florida St, Petersburg, Seminole, FL 33772, USA
    J Am Pharm Assoc (2003) 47:e2-3. 2007
  10. ncbi When 'emergency contraception' is neither
    Timothy F Murphy
    University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612 7309, USA
    Am J Bioeth 7:W7. 2007

Detail Information

Publications172 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Does pregnancy begin at fertilization?
    Walter L Larimore
    Fam Med 36:690-1; author reply 691. 2004
  2. ncbi Advance provision of emergency contraception for pregnancy prevention: a meta-analysis
    Chelsea B Polis
    Department of Population, Family, and Reproductive Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21202, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 110:1379-88. 2007
    ....
  3. ncbi Emergency contraception update: a Canadian perspective
    V W Y Leung
    Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Clin Pharmacol Ther 83:177-80. 2008
    ....
  4. ncbi Advance provision for emergency oral contraception
    Clarissa Kripke
    Am Fam Physician 76:654. 2007
  5. ncbi Is the faculty of family planning and reproductive health care guidance on emergency contraception being followed in general practice? An audit in the West Midlands, UK
    Lisa Bannister
    University of Birmingham Medical School, Birmingham, UK
    J Fam Plann Reprod Health Care 33:195-8. 2007
    ....
  6. pmc College students' perceptions of emergency contraception provision
    Anjel Vahratian
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0276, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 17:103-11. 2008
    ..The authors examined college students' perceptions regarding emergency contraception (EC) provision in light of the then pending U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) decision about the over-the-counter (OTC) status of EC...
  7. ncbi Emergency contraception: knowledge and attitudes of family medicine providers
    Jennifer L Wallace
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0239, USA
    Fam Med 36:417-22. 2004
    ..Emergency contraception (EC) is an underutilized method of preventing unplanned pregnancy. This study assessed family physicians' and nurse providers' knowledge, attitudes, and beliefs about EC...
  8. ncbi Effect of advanced provision of emergency contraception on women's contraceptive behaviour: a randomized controlled trial
    Sue S T Lo
    The Family Planning Association of Hong Kong, 9 F 130 Hennessy Road, Hong Kong SAR
    Hum Reprod 19:2404-10. 2004
    ..Emergency contraception (EC) can prevent pregnancy but is under-used. Advanced provision increases use but the effect on contraceptive behaviour varies...
  9. ncbi Otc product: plan B emergency contraception
    Kelly L Scolaro
    College of Pharmacy, University of Florida St, Petersburg, Seminole, FL 33772, USA
    J Am Pharm Assoc (2003) 47:e2-3. 2007
  10. ncbi When 'emergency contraception' is neither
    Timothy F Murphy
    University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612 7309, USA
    Am J Bioeth 7:W7. 2007
  11. ncbi Counsel your patients about contraceptive options
    Nancy E Dirubbo
    Laconia Women s Health Center, Laconia, N H, USA
    Nurse Pract 31:40-4. 2006
  12. ncbi Preventing and terminating unwanted pregnancies in Turkey
    Oya Kavlak
    Gynecology and Obstetrics Nursing Department, University of Ege, School of Nursing, Izmir, Turkey
    J Nurs Scholarsh 38:6-10. 2006
    ..To determine the methods used to prevent pregnancy by women seeking abortion of unwanted pregnancy, their knowledge and use of emergency contraception, and reasons for wanting the abortion...
  13. ncbi Using the theory of reasoned action to explain physician intention to prescribe emergency contraception
    Marjorie R Sable
    School of Social Work, University of Missouri Columbia, USA
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 38:20-7. 2006
    ..Although research has examined providers' knowledge, attitudes and prescribing behaviors with regard to emergency contraception, none has used a theory-based approach to understanding the interplay of these factors...
  14. ncbi Awareness of and attitude toward hormonal emergency contraception among married women in Kuwait
    Douglas E Ball
    Department of Pharmacy Practice, Faculty of Pharmacy, Kuwait University, Kuwait
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 15:194-201. 2006
    ..To describe the awareness of and attitudes toward hormonal emergency contraception among women in Kuwait...
  15. ncbi Emergency contraception: does improved access reduce the pregnancy rate?
    Pak Chung Ho
    Gynecol Endocrinol 23:497-8. 2007
  16. ncbi Emergency contraception - a human rights issue
    Horacio B Croxatto
    Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol 20:311-22. 2006
    ..Authorities have a moral obligation to protect human rights...
  17. ncbi Feasibility of recruitment for an efficacy trial of emergency contraceptive pills
    Elizabeth G Raymond
    Family Health International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Contraception 77:118-21. 2008
    ..The best way to obtain a robust efficacy estimate would be to conduct a placebo-controlled randomized trial. We aimed to assess the feasibility of identifying women eligible for such a trial...
  18. ncbi Accessibility of emergency contraception in California's Catholic hospitals
    Chelsea Polis
    Ibis Reproductive Health, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Womens Health Issues 15:174-8. 2005
    ..This study assessed the likelihood that a woman calling a Catholic hospital in California to inquire about EC could access the medication...
  19. ncbi Effect of an emergency contraceptive pill intervention on pregnancy risk behavior
    Elizabeth G Raymond
    Family Health International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Contraception 77:333-6. 2008
    ..We examined data from one such trial to explore whether this finding has implications regarding the effect of the intervention on pregnancy risk behavior...
  20. ncbi Emergency contraception in Cuba with 10 mg of mifepristone
    J L Carbonell Esteve
    Mediterrania Medica Clinic, Valencia, Spain
    Eur J Contracept Reprod Health Care 12:162-7. 2007
    ..Mifepristone in a dose of 10 mg is an effective emergency contraceptive when administered up to 120 hours after unprotected coitus...
  21. ncbi What is the seminal exposition among women requiring emergency contraception? A prospective, observational comparative study
    J J Espinós-Gómez
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Barcelona Spain
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 131:57-60. 2007
    ..The aim of this study is to determine the number of sperm present in the vagina of women presenting for EC after unprotected intercourse or a condom accident...
  22. ncbi Knowledge and practice of emergency contraception among female undergraduates in the University of Lagos, Nigeria
    O M Ebuehi
    Institute of Child Health and Primary Care, University of Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria
    East Afr Med J 83:90-5. 2006
    ....
  23. ncbi Emergency contraception, myths and facts
    Linda Prine
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Beth Israel Residency in Urban Family Practice, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am 34:127-36, ix-x. 2007
    ..This article concludes that clinicians caring for women of reproductive age should recognize the importance of ready access to this medication to help prevent unintended pregnancies...
  24. ncbi Hormonal emergency contraception: a clinical primer
    Angela Ziebarth
    Obstetrics and Gynecology, The University of Wisconsin School of Medicine, Madsion, Wisconsin, USA
    S D Med 60:99-101, 103-5. 2007
    ..It includes a brief description of methods of use, mechanisms of action, and side effect profiles of the most commonly used methods of emergency contraception, levonorgestrel and the Yuzpe method...
  25. ncbi Expanding access to emergency contraception
    E Westley
    International Consortium for Emergency Contraception, Family Care International, New York, NY 10012, USA
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 97:235-7. 2007
    ..The working group concluded that national societies of obstetrics and gynecology can play an important role in increasing access to this unique contraceptive method...
  26. ncbi Parivar Seva's experience with emergency contraceptive pills
    Sudha Tewari
    Parivar Seva Sanstha, New Delhi
    J Indian Med Assoc 104:506, 508, 510. 2006
    ..A coalition of 30 like minded organisations including the Parivar Seva had formed a subcommittee on emergency contraception to evolve strategies to address promotion of emergency contraception...
  27. ncbi Emergency contraceptive pills (ECPs)
    M S Jayalakshmi
    J Indian Med Assoc 104:490-1. 2006
  28. ncbi Levonorgestrel pharmacokinetics in plasma and milk of lactating women who take 1.5 mg for emergency contraception
    E Gainer
    Laboratoire HRA Pharma, Paris 75003, France
    Hum Reprod 22:1578-84. 2007
    ..We therefore investigated the pharmacokinetics of 1.5 mg levonorgestrel (LNG) in lactating women...
  29. ncbi Can emergency contraception help to reduce teen pregnancy?
    Lisa Waller
    Georgia Pediatric Pulmonary Associates, Children s Healthcare of Atlanta, USA
    JAAPA 20:42-6. 2007
  30. ncbi Acceptance and use of emergency contraception with standardized counseling intervention: results of a randomized controlled trial
    Ruth Petersen
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Contraception 75:119-25. 2007
    ..The objective of this work was to evaluate the acceptance, use and recall of an optional advance prescription for emergency contraception (EC)...
  31. ncbi Birth control within reach: a national survey on women's attitudes toward and interest in pharmacy access to hormonal contraception
    Sharon Cohen Landau
    Pharmacy Access Partnership, Oakland, CA 94610, USA
    Contraception 74:463-70. 2006
    ....
  32. ncbi Emergency contraception care
    Kendall J Erdahl
    Clinton Memorial Hospital University of Cincinnati Family Practice Residency, 825 Locust Street, Wilmington, OH 45177, USA
    J Fam Pract 55:1073-5. 2006
    ..The major outcome considered was incidence of unintended pregnancy. The evidence rating is updated to comply with the SORT taxonomy...
  33. ncbi Over-the-counter access to emergency contraception
    Diane S Aschenbrenner
    Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Nurs 106:34-6. 2006
    ..The article reviews the drug's method of action and recommended dosage, as well as what nurses need to know to counsel patients on what to expect when taking the medication...
  34. ncbi Minor error in our paper which was recently published in Contraception
    Elizabeth Raymond
    Contraception 74:349-50. 2006
  35. ncbi Hormonal emergency contraception: increasing awareness and access
    Douglas Ball
    Indian J Med Sci 61:323-4. 2007
  36. ncbi Patterns of emergency contraception use by age and ethnicity from a randomized trial comparing advance provision and information only
    Terri L Walsh
    Research Division, California Family Health Council, Los Angeles, CA 90010, USA
    Contraception 74:110-7. 2006
    ..This study measures the impact of the advance provision of emergency contraception (EC) among family planning clients at 31 clinics in California...
  37. ncbi Counseling about and use of emergency contraception in the United States
    Megan L Kavanaugh
    Department of Behavioral and Community Health Sciences, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, USA
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 40:81-6. 2008
    ....
  38. ncbi Variation in availability of emergency contraception in pharmacies
    Hannah E Shacter
    Philadelphia Veterans Affairs Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Contraception 75:214-7. 2007
    ..We aimed to describe the availability of EC in areas governed by different state policies regarding pharmacist behavior...
  39. ncbi Over-the-counter abortion
    Ralph P Miech
    Department of Molecular Pharmacology, Physiology and Biotechnology, Brown Medical School, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Ethics Medics 29:1-3. 2004
  40. ncbi Sexual behaviour and contraception in people under the age of 20 in Alicante, Spain
    Maria Angeles Gomez
    Centro de Planificación Familiar Alicante III, Agencia Valenciana de Salud, Alicante, Spain
    Eur J Contracept Reprod Health Care 12:125-30. 2007
    ..To describe and to analyse the relationship between patterns of sexually-risky behaviour and emergency contraception among young females attending a Family Planning Centre (FPC)...
  41. ncbi [Emergency oral contraceptives do not interrupt pregnancy. Women are withhold the treatment which is erroneously placed on a par with abortion]
    Lena Marions
    Karolinska Universitetssjukhuset Solna, Stockholm, Sweden
    Lakartidningen 102:754, 756-7. 2005
    ..The main mechanism of action, of emergency contraceptive pills, is to postpone or inhibit ovulation, while the insertion of a copper IUD prevents implantation...
  42. ncbi Direct access to emergency contraception through pharmacies and effect on unintended pregnancy and STIs: a randomized controlled trial
    Tina R Raine
    Center for Reproductive Health Research and Policy, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    JAMA 293:54-62. 2005
    ..It is estimated that half of unintended pregnancies could be averted if emergency contraception (EC) were easily accessible and used...
  43. ncbi Emergency contraception: when and how to use it
    Joseph Sanfilippo
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Fam Pract 57:S25-36. 2008
  44. ncbi Uses of RU 486 for contragestion: an update
    A Ulmann
    Roussel Uclaf, Romainville, France
    Contraception 36:27-31. 1987
    ..The actual failure rate was comparable to that achieved by high-dose estrogen administration for postcoital contraception. RU 486 has several advantages over high-dose estrogen as a postcoital contraceptive, however...
  45. ncbi Contraceptive practices and awareness of emergency contraception in educated working women
    N Takkar
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Government Medical College and Hospital, Chandigarh, India
    Indian J Med Sci 59:143-9. 2005
    ..Regular contraceptive use and emergency contraception are tools to prevent pregnancies...
  46. ncbi Mifepristone: a potential contraceptive
    O Heikinheimo
    University of Helsinki, Finland
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 39:461-8. 1996
    ..In addition, the postcoital contraception, even if already available, remains at least underused...
  47. ncbi Postfertilization effect of hormonal emergency contraception
    Chris Kahlenborn
    Department of Internal Medicine, Altoona Hospital, PA, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 36:465-70. 2002
    ..To assess the possibility of a postfertilization effect in regard to the most common types of hormonal emergency contraception (EC) used in the US and to explore the ethical impact of this possibility...
  48. ncbi Emergency contraception: what do our patients know?
    Jean Abbott
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Surgery, University of Colorado School of Medicine, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 43:376-81. 2004
    ..We perform this study to measure knowledge, attitudes, practices, and perceived needs about emergency contraception in a sample of women seeking emergency department (ED) care...
  49. ncbi [Emergency contraception]
    C Bastianelli
    Dipartimento di Scienze Ginecologiche, Perinatologia e Puericultura, Universita degli Studi di Roma La Sapienza, Roma
    Minerva Ginecol 58:193-204. 2006
    ..EC, also known as ''the morning after pill'' or postcoital contraception, is a modality of preventing the establishment of an unwanted pregnancy after unprotected intercourse and ..
  50. ncbi [Antiprogestins]
    G Goretzlehner
    Klinik und Poliklinik für Gynäkologie und Geburtshilfe, Bereichs Medizin der Ernst Moritz Arndt Universität Greifswald
    Zentralbl Gynakol 110:766-71. 1988
    ..This antiprogesterone was tested clinically with different results for following indications: postcoital contraception, luteolysis, early abortion, ectopic pregnancy, missed abortion, cervix priming, and breast cancer...
  51. pmc The evidence is in. Why are IUDs still out?: family physicians' perceptions of risk and indications
    Esther Stubbs
    Can Fam Physician 54:560-6. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate FPs' perceptions of the risks of and indications for using IUDs, as these perceptions might be a key factor in why IUDs are underused...
  52. ncbi Novel antiangiogenic agents for use in contraception
    Andrew M Sharkey
    Department of Pathology, University of Cambridge, CB2 1QP Cambridge, UK
    Contraception 71:263-71. 2005
    ..To identify suitable targets for postcoital contraception, we studied the expression in endometrium of the vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) and ..
  53. ncbi Knowledge and use of emergency postcoital contraception by female students at a high school in Nova Scotia
    D B Langille
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS
    Can J Public Health 91:29-32. 2000
    ..Community members wanted information about adolescent females' knowledge and use of emergency contraception (EC). The study was done to meet this need...
  54. ncbi Postcoital contraception in Turkey
    N Sogukpinar
    Ege University, School of Health, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 80:159-64. 2003
    The purpose of this article is to determine the knowledge status of women concerning postcoital contraception when they turn to curettage in order to terminate an undesired pregnancy.
  55. ncbi A single intrauterine injection of the serine protease inhibitor 4-(2-aminoethyl)benzenesulfonyl fluoride hydrochloride reversibly inhibits embryo implantation in mice
    Zhao Gui Sun
    National Population and Family Planning Key Laboratory of Contraceptives and Devices, Shanghai Institute of Planned Parenthood Research, Shanghai 200032, China
    Contraception 76:250-5. 2007
    ..conducted to investigate the inhibitory effect of 4-(2-aminoethyl)benzenesulfonyl fluoride hydrochloride (AEBSF) on embryo implantation in mice with a view to identifying whether it might be a suitable agent for postcoital contraception.
  56. ncbi Intrauterine contraceptives: a review of uses, side effects, and candidates
    Noa a Shimoni
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Semin Reprod Med 28:118-25. 2010
    ..The TCu380A may be used as postcoital contraception with close to 100% effectiveness...
  57. ncbi Emergency postcoital contraception
    R E Wertheimer
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, UMass Memorial Medical Center, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester 01605, USA
    Am Fam Physician 62:2287-92. 2000
    Emergency postcoital contraception, a method used to prevent pregnancy after unprotected sexual intercourse, is a highly effective but underutilized birth control option...
  58. ncbi Use of 0.75 mg Levonorgestrel for postcoital contraception in Thailand
    S Lerkiatbundit
    Department of Pharmacy Administration, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Prince of Songkla University, Hadyai Songkla Thailand 90112
    J Clin Pharm Ther 25:185-90. 2000
    ..This study identified the pattern of Levonorgestrel (LNG) use and self-reported side-effects among Thai women in Songkla...
  59. ncbi [Hormonal (levonorgestrel) emergency contraception--effectiveness and mechanism of action]
    Lech M Medard
    Ośrodek Badań na Płodnościa i Niepłodnościa w Warszawie
    Ginekol Pol 81:532-6. 2010
    ..There is, however, no better, safer, and more ethically accepted method of preventing unwanted pregnancy for patients in need of postcoital contraception.
  60. ncbi Pharmacologic properties of CDB(VA)-2914
    Erin E Gainer
    HRA Pharma, 19, rue Frédérick Lemaître, Paris 75020, France
    Steroids 68:1005-11. 2003
    ..CDB(VA)-2914 is also effective in animal models of postcoital contraception. This paper also presents the results of metabolism studies undertaken to link the results of the animal ..
  61. ncbi Anti-implantation effects of indomethacin and celecoxib in rats
    Nongluck Sookvanichsilp
    Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Contraception 65:373-8. 2002
    ..On the other hand, specific COX-2 inhibitors with their good gastric safety profile may have a potential role in nonhormonal postcoital contraception.
  62. ncbi CEU Guidance on emergency contraception
    Terry McCarthy
    J Fam Plann Reprod Health Care 32:205; author reply 205-6. 2006
  63. ncbi Mechanism of emergency contraception with gestrinone: a preliminary investigation
    Xuefeng Gao
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Peking University Third Hospital, Beijing 100083, China
    Contraception 76:221-7. 2007
    ..The effect of a single oral dose of gestrinone given for EC on ovarian function and endometrial development was studied...
  64. ncbi Emergency contraception in Honduras: knowledge, attitudes, and practice among urban family planning clients
    Sandra G Garcia
    Reproductive Health, Population Council, Latin America and the Caribbean Regional Office, Mexico City, Mexico
    Stud Fam Plann 37:187-96. 2006
    ..This study is intended to fill an information gap regarding EC in Latin America and the Caribbean and to be useful in determining educational messages and target audiences for future awareness campaigns in Honduras...
  65. ncbi Talking straight about emergency contraception
    James Trussell
    Office of Population Research, Princeton University, Princeton, NY 08544, USA
    J Fam Plann Reprod Health Care 33:139-42. 2007
  66. pmc Emergency contraceptive options available for adolescents
    Vishal Gupta
    Pediatric Research in Emergency Therapeutics Program, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Can Fam Physician 52:1219-20. 2006
    ..While many teenagers are unaware of these options, this armamentarium is very effective if used early after coitus and when further sexual activity is avoided for a few days...
  67. ncbi Contraceptive attitudes and contraceptive failure among women requesting induced abortion in Denmark
    Vibeke Rasch
    Department of International Health, Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Hum Reprod 22:1320-6. 2007
    ..To elucidate how contraceptive attitudes among Danish-born and immigrant women influence the request of induced abortion...
  68. ncbi Women's knowledge and opinions of emergency contraception
    L Nguyen
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University Hospital Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 82:229-30. 2003
  69. ncbi Information, education and communication for emergency contraception
    Chander P Puri
    National Institute for Research in Reproductive Health, Mumbai
    J Indian Med Assoc 104:511-2, 514. 2006
    ..Emphasis should be put on the method for use only as an emergency or 'second chance' when a primary method is not used or has failed...
  70. ncbi Emergency contraception: Controversy remains
    Anne Katz
    Prostate Centre of CancerCare, Manitoba, Winnipeg
    AWHONN Lifelines 10:287-8. 2006
  71. ncbi Conscientious objection and emergency contraception
    Robert F Card
    Department of Philosophy, State University of New York, Oswego, NY 13126, USA
    Am J Bioeth 7:8-14. 2007
    ..As medical professionals, providers have an ethical duty to inform women of this option and provide emergency contraception when this treatment is requested...
  72. ncbi [Emergency contraception, Levonorgestrel and ectopic pregnancy]
    Carlos Y Valenzuela
    Rev Med Chil 133:612-3. 2005
  73. ncbi Gynecological health of females with congenital heart disease
    Mary M Canobbio
    Ahmanson UCLA Center for Adult Congenital Heart Disease, UCLA School of Nursing, Box 951702, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Int J Cardiol 98:379-87. 2005
    ..Contraceptives must be selected according to individual patient profiles. Hormone replacement therapy is warranted for relief of menopausal symptoms as in the general population and should be relatively safe because estrogen dose is low...
  74. ncbi Canadian pediatric residents' experience and level of comfort with adolescent gynecological health care
    Daphne J Korczak
    The Division of Paediatric Medicine, Department of Paediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Adolesc Health 38:57-9. 2006
    ..Senior Canadian pediatric residents are uncomfortable and feel inadequately prepared in providing routine gynecological care to adolescents...
  75. ncbi Emergency contraception and ectopic pregnancy: report of 2 cases
    Pedro Paulo Pereira
    Clinics (Sao Paulo) 60:497-500. 2005
  76. ncbi Caesarean section scar ectopic pregnancy following postcoital contraception
    Laura Fabunmi
    Queen Elizabeth Hospital, London, UK
    J Fam Plann Reprod Health Care 28:155-6. 2002
    ..This is believed to be the first reported case of an ectopic pregnancy following failed progestogen-only emergency contraception. The ectopic pregnancy was at the site of a previous caesarean section scar and was managed conservatively...
  77. ncbi Emergency contraception--a different interpretation
    Joseph A Spinnato
    Contraception 72:395; author reply 396-7. 2005
  78. ncbi [Update on contraception]
    O Graesslin
    Institut Mère Enfant Alix de Champagne, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire, 45, rue Cognacq Jay, 51092 Reims Cedex
    J Gynecol Obstet Biol Reprod (Paris) 34:529-56. 2005
    ..This wide variety of new contraceptive methods offers a marked improvement from previous medications for users by providing better efficacy and tolerability...
  79. ncbi [A prospective study of the provision of emergency contraception in French family planning centers]
    E Gainer
    INSERM U 569, Hopital de Bicetre, Le Kremlin Bicetre, France
    Gynecol Obstet Fertil 33:403-8. 2005
    ..To describe emergency contraception provision, including the efficacy of the method, in family planning centers in suburban Paris two years after the method became available without a prescription...
  80. ncbi Sexual and reproductive health 'choice': women living with contraception
    Anna Olsen
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, Australian National University Canberra, ACT
    Int J Public Health 52:195-6. 2007
  81. ncbi Emergency contraception: how does it work?
    David T Baird
    Centre for Reproductive Biology, University of Edinburgh, Simpson Centre for Reproductive Health, Edinburgh, UK
    Reprod Biomed Online 18:32-6. 2009
    ..In contrast, other very effective methods of emergency contraception, such as mifepristone and intrauterine devices, can also inhibit implantation...
  82. ncbi Male access to over-the-counter emergency contraception a survey of acceptability and barriers in Providence, Rhode Island
    Brian T Nguyen
    Warren Alpert School of Medicine at Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Womens Health Issues 19:365-72. 2009
    ..This study describes male and female attitudes on male EC access, as well as their experiences with and perceived barriers to purchasing EC...
  83. ncbi Emergency contraception: the right to full disclosure
    Karim Anton Calis
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 61:2011. 2004
  84. pmc Important role in emergency contraception
    Sheila Dunn
    Can Fam Physician 53:30-1. 2007
  85. ncbi Pharmacy access to emergency contraception in California
    Diana Greene Foster
    Bixby Center for Reproductive Health Research and Policy, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 38:46-52. 2006
    ..Because many women do not know about emergency contraception or direct pharmacy access, it is important to understand barriers to getting the method and women's reasons for choosing the pharmacy option...
  86. pmc Knowledge and use of emergency contraception among women in the Western Cape province of South Africa: a cross-sectional study
    Landon Myer
    Infectious Diseases Epidemiology Unit, School of Public Health and Family Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    BMC Womens Health 7:14. 2007
    ..At the same time, rates of teenage and unintended pregnancy in South Africa remain high, and there are few data on knowledge of EC in the general population in South Africa, as in other resource-limited settings...
  87. ncbi Physicians' intention to educate about emergency contraception
    Patricia J Kelly
    School of Nursing, University of Missouri Kansas City, 2220 Holmes Street, Kansas City, MO 66103, USA
    Fam Med 40:40-5. 2008
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  88. ncbi Awareness of emergency contraception among female college students in Chandigarh, India
    Sonia Puri
    Department of Community Medicine, Govt Medical College and Hospital Chandigarh, India
    Indian J Med Sci 61:338-46. 2007
    ..They are eligible to use a variety of the available contraceptives. Introduction of emergency contraception (EC) in the recent past can help them avoid such unintended pregnancies...
  89. ncbi Barriers to emergency contraception (EC): does promoting EC increase risk for contacting sexually transmitted infections, HIV/AIDS?
    N N Sarkar
    Department of Reproductive Biology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Int J Clin Pract 62:1769-75. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to focus on barriers, controversy and perceived risk associated with use of emergency contraception (EC) after unprotected sexual intercourse...
  90. ncbi Community pharmacists' opinions regarding emergency contraception: a survey in Rhode Island
    Katherine Kelly Orr
    College of Pharmacy, University of Rhode, Island, Kingston 02881 2020, USA
    J Am Pharm Assoc (2003) 47:504-7. 2007
  91. ncbi Ethical, religious and factual beliefs about the supply of emergency hormonal contraception by UK community pharmacists
    Richard J Cooper
    Division of Social Research in Medicines and Health, The School of Pharmacy, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    J Fam Plann Reprod Health Care 34:47-50. 2008
    ..Semi-structured qualitative interviews were undertaken with 23 UK pharmacists to explore their views and ethical concerns about EHC...
  92. ncbi Suppression of follicular rupture with meloxicam, a cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitor: potential for emergency contraception
    Cristian Jesam
    Instituto Chileno de Medicina Reproductiva ICMER, José Victorino Lastarria 29, Apt 101, Santiago, Chile
    Hum Reprod 25:368-73. 2010
    ..We assessed the effect of meloxicam administered in the late follicular phase upon ovulation in women...
  93. ncbi Conscientious objection the morning after
    Carson Strong
    Department of Human Values and Ethics, College of Medicine, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis TN 38163, USA
    Am J Bioeth 7:32-4. 2007
  94. ncbi Invoking conscientious objection in reproductive health care: evolving issues in Peru, Mexico and Chile
    Lidia Casas
    Law School, Diego Portales University, Santiago, Chile
    Reprod Health Matters 17:78-87. 2009
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  95. ncbi Comprehension of a prototype emergency contraception package label by female adolescents
    Elizabeth G Raymond
    Family Health International, PO Box 13950, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Contraception 79:199-205. 2009
    ..We evaluated female adolescents' comprehension of a prototype over-the-counter package label for an emergency contraceptive pill product...
  96. ncbi Women seeking emergency contraceptive pills by using the internet
    Justine Wu
    Department of Family Medicine, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 110:44-52. 2007
    ..To assess barriers and attitudes related to emergency contraception access among women seeking emergency contraceptive pills by using the Internet...
  97. ncbi Assessing attitudes about emergency contraception among urban, minority adolescent girls: an in-depth interview study
    Cynthia J Mollen
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Pediatrics 122:e395-401. 2008
    ..The purpose of this work was to explore the knowledge, attitudes, and beliefs of urban, minority adolescent girls about intention to use emergency contraception pills and to identify barriers to emergency contraception pill use...
  98. ncbi Emergency contraception: a clinical review
    Rebecca H Allen
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Biology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02120, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 50:927-36. 2007
    ..It is not yet known whether the increased availability of emergency contraception will decrease unintended pregnancy and induced abortion rates...
  99. ncbi A randomized controlled trial of the effect of advanced supply of emergency contraception in postpartum teens: a feasibility study
    Courtney A Schreiber
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Contraception 81:435-40. 2010
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  100. ncbi Pharmacy access to emergency contraception: Perspectives of pharmacists at a chain pharmacy in San Francisco
    Shareen Y El-Ibiary
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, School of Pharmacy, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Am Pharm Assoc (2003) 47:702-10. 2007
    ..To assess pharmacists' perception of their role in dispensing emergency contraception (EC) in San Francisco...
  101. ncbi Emergency contraception in Peru: shifting government and donor policies and influences
    Susana Chavez
    Executive Director, Centro de Promoción y Defensa de los Derechos Sexuales y Reproductivos, Lima, Peru
    Reprod Health Matters 15:139-48. 2007
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Research Grants13

  1. Does Girl Talk-2 Work in the Juvenile Justice System?
    Patricia Kelly; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The collaboration between a school of nursing and a local juvenile probation department provides a unique opportunity to implement and evaluate a community-centered STD/HIV prevention intervention. ..
  2. Usage Patterns of OTC Nicotine Patches: Consumer Survey
    Chih Wen Shi; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  3. Contraceptive efficacy and body weight: Does obesity affect the risk of failure?
    Alison Edelman; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  4. ANTIPROGESTINS IN ENDOMETRIUM
    RONALD WIEHLE; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Other indications could include oral contraception, postcoital contraception, labor induction, cervical ripening, hormone replacement therapy and treatment of breast cancer...
  5. TRANSDERMAL LEVONORGESTREL FOR EMERGENCY CONTRACEPTION
    Larry Nichols; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..develop a transdermal system capable of delivering enough levonorgestrel in 24 hours to provide emergency postcoital contraception as effective as currently approved oral methods, but with greater convenience and fewer side effects...
  6. Increased Access to Emergency Contraceptive Pills
    Elizabeth Raymond; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..These secondary analyses should help explain the primary biologic outcomes and should be useful in the development of counseling messages and service protocols in the future. ..
  7. ESTIMATING EFFICACY OF A MEDICAL INTERVENTION
    James Trussell; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  8. Providers' perceptions of the diaphragm in Southern Afr*
    Cynthia Harper; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..As the diaphragm effectiveness results become available, data from this proposed study will position us to design counseling interventions and to address provider education and training needs. ..
  9. Preventing Postpartum Depression in Adolescent Mothers
    Maureen Phipps; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Findings from this study will have important implications for preventing significant morbidity in adolescent mothers and their children. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  10. Combined Hormonal Contraceptive Use in High Risk Women
    Tina Raine Bennett; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This type of information is necessary to translate the new developments in contraceptive technology into improvements in reproductive health. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  11. Familias En Accion: Educating & Changing Communities
    Patricia Kelly; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This collaboration between the nurse-researcher, the multidisciplinary research team, and the targeted community provides an important venue for the dissemination of nursing knowledge and praxis in a Mexican-American community. ..
  12. Improving Contraceptive Effectiveness in Obese Women
    Alison B Edelman; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..abstract_text> ..