AM:STARs: Adolescent Contraception: Basics and Beyond

AM:STARs: Adolescent Contraception: Basics and Beyond

  • Publisher:
  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Ejournal: Adolescent Medicine: State of the Art
  • Place of publication:  Illinois , United States
  • ISBN: 9781610022620
  • eISBN Pdf: 9781610022637
  • ISSN: 1934-4287
  • Place of publication:  Illinois , United States
  • Year of publication: 2019
  • Vol: 30
  • Nº: 1
  • Pages: 200

AMSTARs: Adolescent Contraception: Basics and Beyond highlights the fundamental aspects of contraception with an overview of contraceptive methods and epidemiology, provides up-to-date guidance on medical eligibility criteria, and reviews critical policy advances supporting contraceptive access.

  • Contraceptive Use by US Adolescents: Where Are We Now?
  • Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention: Application of CDC Evidence-Based Contraception Guidance
  • Incorporating the Adolescent in Individualized and Effective Contraceptive Counseling
  • New Approaches for Pregnancy Prevention: Getting Males Involved With Both Male- and Female-Dependent Methods of Contraception
  • Condoms On and Off: A Review of Prophylactic Barrier Use and Youth Sexual Well-Being
  • The Contraceptive Ring, Patch, and Pills: An Update
  • Depo-Provera: Is It Still a Good Option for Adolescents?
  • Intrauterine Devices for Adolescents: Guidance for Clinicians
  • A “Call To Arms”: Using the Contraceptive Implant to Reduce Unplanned Adolescent Pregnancy
  • When “Plan A” Fails: Emergency Contraception
  • Implementation of LARC Methods Into Pediatric Practice
  • Special Cases: Case-Based Contraception Scenarios
  • Policy Foundations Supporting Adolescent Access to Contraceptive Care
  • New Contraceptive Developments on the Horizon
  • Answers to Questions
  • Index


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