"Contraception" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Prevention of CONCEPTION by blocking fertility temporarily, or permanently (STERILIZATION, REPRODUCTIVE). Common means of reversible contraception include NATURAL FAMILY PLANNING METHODS; CONTRACEPTIVE AGENTS; or CONTRACEPTIVE DEVICES.
- Inhibition of Fertilization
- Fertilization Inhibition
- Fertility Control
- Birth Control
- Contraceptive Methods
- Contraceptive Method
- Female Contraception
- Contraception, Female
- Contraceptions, Female
- Female Contraceptions
- Male Contraception
- Contraception, Male
- Contraceptions, Male
- Male Contraceptions
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Contraception" by people in Profiles.
Peterson JM, Bendabenda J, Mboma A, Chen M, Stanback J, Gunnlaugsson G. The Provider Role and Perspective in the Denial of Family Planning Services to Women in Malawi: A Mixed-Methods Study. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2022 03 05; 19(5).
Stratton S, Hardee K, Houghtaling E, Malarcher S, Askew I, Carrasco M, Chandra-Mouli V, de Leon RGP, Greaney J, Maggwa B, McCarraher DR, Peterson JM, Raney L. Expanding equity measurements of family planning beyond wealth status and contraceptive use. Bull World Health Organ. 2021 Oct 01; 99(10):747-749.
Charron E, Rennert L, Mayo RM, Eichelberger KY, Dickes L, Truong KD. Contraceptive initiation after delivery among women with and without opioid use disorders: A retrospective cohort study in a statewide Medicaid population, 2005-2016. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2021 03 01; 220:108533.
Alspaugh A, Barroso J, Reibel M, Phillips S. Women's Contraceptive Perceptions, Beliefs, and Attitudes: An Integrative Review of Qualitative Research. J Midwifery Womens Health. 2020 Jan; 65(1):64-84.
Sundstrom B, Szabo C, Dempsey A. "My Body. My Choice": A Qualitative Study of the Influence of Trust and Locus of Control on Postpartum Contraceptive Choice. J Health Commun. 2018; 23(2):162-169.
Stacey RE, Dempsey A. The influence of trust in health care systems on postabortion contraceptive choice. Contraception. 2015 Nov; 92(5):458-62.
Maxwell WD, Jacob M, Spiryda LB, Bennett CL. Selection of contraceptive therapy for patients with thrombophilia: a review of the evidence. J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2014 Apr; 23(4):318-26.
Dempsey AR, Billingsley CC, Savage AH, Korte JE. Predictors of long-acting reversible contraception use among unmarried young adults. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2012 Jun; 206(6):526.e1-5.
Dempsey A, Roca C, Westhoff C. Vaginal estrogen supplementation during Depo-Provera initiation: a randomized controlled trial. Contraception. 2010 Sep; 82(3):250-5.
Ness RB, Randall H, Richter HE, Peipert JF, Montagno A, Soper DE, Sweet RL, Nelson DB, Schubeck D, Hendrix SL, Bass DC, Kip KE. Condom use and the risk of recurrent pelvic inflammatory disease, chronic pelvic pain, or infertility following an episode of pelvic inflammatory disease. Am J Public Health. 2004 Aug; 94(8):1327-9.