240 pages | 24 B/W Illus.
Offering a comprehensive guide to contraception and sexual health, the new edition of this practical handbook has been fully updated. It takes an integrated approach to sexual health, and now includes additional content on pharmacology for independent prescribers, pornography, trafficking, FGM and other issues related to safeguarding, LGBT sexuality, and new technologies such as apps, online screening kits and SH24.
Giving clear and detailed information about all contraceptive methods, including how to use them, contra-indications, interactions and common patient anxieties, the Handbook of Contraception and Sexual Health is an essential read for all nurses, midwives and allied health professionals working in community heath and primary care settings.
1. The Consultation
2. Anatomy and Physiology
3. Fertility Awareness
4. Sexually transmitted infections
5. Male Methods
6. Female barrier methods
7. Combined contraceptive pills
8. Progestogen pills
13. Emergency contraception