Microsoft PowerPoint - Birth Control S08_250

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1 Preventing Pregnancy Selecting Birth Control Methods How do we make a choice? s s Comfort with our body s Discussion with partner Methods s Abstinence s Fertility Awareness Methods s Calendar method (rhythm method) s Basal Body Temperature Method s Ovulation Method- cervical mucus method Methods s Barrier methods s Spermicides s Creams, foams, gels s Vaginal Contraceptive Film s Contraceptive Sponge s Diaphragm s Cervical Cap s The Fem Cap s Lea’s Shield Methods s Barrier methods s Condom s Male s Female Hormonal Contraceptives s Oral Contraceptives s s Thicken and alter cervical mucus s Combination pill s Progestin-only pill or mini-pill s Extended cycle pill – Seasonale
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2 Hormonal Contraceptives s Injectable contraception
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Unformatted text preview: s Contraceptive patch s Vaginal ring s Intrauterine device Hormonal Contraceptives s Emergency Contraception s Preven s Plan B s Intrauterine device (IUD) Sterilization s Tubal ligation s Vasectomy Abortion s Surgical Abortion s Dilation and Curettage (Suction Curettage) s Most common 1 st trimester abortion s Dilation and Extraction s Performed at 13 th-24 th week Abortion s Medical Abortion s Involves the use of drugs s Early in pregnancy (49 days after last menses) s In 2000, FDA approved mifepristone for termination of early pregnancy s Requires three visits to healthcare provider s Mifepristone (600 mg) –Blocks progesterone s Misoprostol –Causes uterine contractions...
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This note was uploaded on 02/07/2011 for the course KINE 250 taught by Professor Jankovitz during the Spring '05 term at Cal Poly.

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