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ALLMedicine™ Intrauterine Device Center

Research & Reviews  2,091 results

Intrauterine device use and risk of ovarian cancer: results from the New England Case-C...
https://doi.org/10.1002/ijc.33531
International Journal of Cancer; Yang J, Sasamoto N et. al.

Feb 26th, 2021 - Results of studies assessing intrauterine device (IUD) use and ovarian cancer risk are inconsistent. We examined the association between IUD use, including duration, type, and timing of use, and ovarian cancer risk using three population-based stu...

Initiating Hormonal Contraception.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/33630554
American Family Physician; Lesnewski R

Feb 25th, 2021 - Most patients can safely begin using hormonal contraception at any point in their menstrual cycle. An evidence-based, flexible, patient-centered approach to initiating contraception promotes health and enhances patients' reproductive autonomy. A r...

Effect of injectable progestin-only contraceptives, depot medroxyprogesterone acetate a...
https://doi.org/10.1111/aji.13405
American Journal of Reproductive Immunology (New York, N.... Matubu AT, Hillier SL et. al.

Feb 20th, 2021 - There is paucity of human data about the effects of depot-medroxyprogesterone (DMPA) and norethisterone enanthate (Net-En) use on systemic immune function, which may have implications for reproductive tract infection susceptibility and transmissib...

Assessing knowledge, attitudes, and practice of health providers towards the provision ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7891136
Reproductive Health; Stone L, Puri MC et. al.

Feb 18th, 2021 - Health service providers play a key role in addressing women's need for postpartum pregnancy prevention. Yet, in Nepal, little is known about providers' knowledge, attitudes, and practice (KAP) on providing postpartum family planning (PPFP), parti...

Effects of intrauterine devices on proteins in the uterine lavage fluid of mares.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.theriogenology.2021.02.001
Theriogenology Rivera Del Alamo MM, Katila T et. al.

Feb 18th, 2021 - Intrauterine devices block luteolysis in cyclic mares, but the underlying mechanism is unknown. To clarify the mechanisms, the protein profile of the endometrial secretome was analyzed using two-dimensional difference gel electrophoresis (2D-DIGE)...

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Guidelines  5 results

Five-Year Contraceptive Efficacy and Safety of a Levonorgestrel 52-mg Intrauterine System
https://journals.lww.com/greenjournal/Fulltext/2019/01000/Five_Year_Contraceptive_Efficacy_and_Safety_of_a.11.aspx

Dec 31st, 2018 - A phase 3 study of a levonorgestrel 52-mg intrauterine system in U.S. females shows high 5-year contraceptive efficacy and low hormonal adverse effect rates. In the United States, 45% of pregnancies each year are unintended.1 Females who use long-...

Adolescents and Long-Acting Reversible Contraception: Implants and Intrauterine Devices
https://www.acog.org/Clinical-Guidance-and-Publications/Committee-Opinions/Committee-on-Adolescent-Health-Care/Adolescents-and-Long-Acting-Reversible-Contraception
Committee on Adolescent Health Care

Apr 30th, 2018 - The phenomenon of adolescent childbearing is complex and far reaching, affecting not only the adolescents but also their children and their community. The prevalence and public health effect of adolescent pregnancy reflect complex structural socia.

Society of Family Planning Guidelines: Postplacental insertion of intrauterine devices.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.contraception.2017.09.014
Contraception Whitaker AK, Chen BA

Oct 10th, 2017 - Postplacental intrauterine device (IUD) placement, defined as IUD placement within 10 min after delivery of the placenta, is an appealing strategy for increasing access to postpartum IUDs because it does not require a separate postpartum visit. Th...

Best practices to minimize risk of infection with intrauterine device insertion.
https://doi.org/10.1016/S1701-2163(15)30636-8
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Jou... Caddy S, Yudin MH et. al.

Mar 12th, 2014 - Intrauterine devices provide an extremely effective, long-term form of contraception that has the benefit of being reversible. Historically, the use of certain intrauterine devices was associated with increased risk of pelvic inflammatory disease....

Therapeutic management of uterine fibroid tumors: updated French guidelines.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejogrb.2012.07.030
European Journal of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproduct... Marret H, Fritel X et. al.

Sep 3rd, 2012 - The medical management of symptomatic non-submucosal uterine fibroid tumors (leiomyomas or myomas) is based on the treatment of abnormal uterine bleeding by any of the following: progestogens, a levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine device, tranex...

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Drugs  17 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  2,191 results

Intrauterine device use and risk of ovarian cancer: results from the New England Case-C...
https://doi.org/10.1002/ijc.33531
International Journal of Cancer; Yang J, Sasamoto N et. al.

Feb 26th, 2021 - Results of studies assessing intrauterine device (IUD) use and ovarian cancer risk are inconsistent. We examined the association between IUD use, including duration, type, and timing of use, and ovarian cancer risk using three population-based stu...

Initiating Hormonal Contraception.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/33630554
American Family Physician; Lesnewski R

Feb 25th, 2021 - Most patients can safely begin using hormonal contraception at any point in their menstrual cycle. An evidence-based, flexible, patient-centered approach to initiating contraception promotes health and enhances patients' reproductive autonomy. A r...

Effect of injectable progestin-only contraceptives, depot medroxyprogesterone acetate a...
https://doi.org/10.1111/aji.13405
American Journal of Reproductive Immunology (New York, N.... Matubu AT, Hillier SL et. al.

Feb 20th, 2021 - There is paucity of human data about the effects of depot-medroxyprogesterone (DMPA) and norethisterone enanthate (Net-En) use on systemic immune function, which may have implications for reproductive tract infection susceptibility and transmissib...

Assessing knowledge, attitudes, and practice of health providers towards the provision ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7891136
Reproductive Health; Stone L, Puri MC et. al.

Feb 18th, 2021 - Health service providers play a key role in addressing women's need for postpartum pregnancy prevention. Yet, in Nepal, little is known about providers' knowledge, attitudes, and practice (KAP) on providing postpartum family planning (PPFP), parti...

Effects of intrauterine devices on proteins in the uterine lavage fluid of mares.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.theriogenology.2021.02.001
Theriogenology Rivera Del Alamo MM, Katila T et. al.

Feb 18th, 2021 - Intrauterine devices block luteolysis in cyclic mares, but the underlying mechanism is unknown. To clarify the mechanisms, the protein profile of the endometrial secretome was analyzed using two-dimensional difference gel electrophoresis (2D-DIGE)...

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News  149 results

Levonorgestrel IUD Effective as Emergency Contraception
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/945354

Feb 4th, 2021 - A levonorgestrel 52-mg intrauterine device (IUD) is noninferior to a copper IUD for emergency contraception, according to randomized trial results published online in The New England Journal of Medicine. Although the trial didn't directly compare ...

LARC Prescribing Trends in Scotland
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/938155

Sep 27th, 2020 - Public Health Scotland has published the data for 2019-2020 on the prescription of long-acting reversible methods of contraception (LARC) to women aged 15-49 years in primary care and sexual health settings. LARC includes contraceptive implant, in...

Vacuum Device Quickly Stops Postpartum Hemorrhage
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/937540

Sep 16th, 2020 - A novel intrauterine device that uses suction to compress the uterus to control postpartum hemorrhage has received high marks for effectiveness and ease of use, researchers say. Dr James Byrne Calling this approach "a stroke of brilliance," James ...

Vacuum Device Quickly Stops Postpartum Hemorrhage
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/937540

Sep 16th, 2020 - A novel intrauterine device that uses suction to compress the uterus to control postpartum hemorrhage has received high marks for effectiveness and ease of use, researchers say. Calling this approach "a stroke of brilliance," James Byrne, MD, told...

IUD Placement Likely Safe Even if Pregnancy Test Criteria Unmet
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/924331

Jan 28th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Clinicians need not withhold intrauterine device (IUD) placement based on pregnancy checklist criteria, a cohort study reveals. "The pregnancy checklist...serves as a great starting point for guiding a discussion about ...

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