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The role of Ca2+ signalling and InsP3R in the pathogenesis of intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy.
Pan D, Jiang M, Tao G, Shi J, Song Z, Chen R, Wang D. Pan D, et al. J Obstet Gynaecol. 2024 Dec;44(1):2345276. doi: 10.1080/01443615.2024.2345276. Epub 2024 Apr 29. J Obstet Gynaecol. 2024. PMID: 38685831 Free article.
BACKGROUND: In order to contribute new insights for future prevention and treatment of intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy (ICP), and to promote positive pregnancy outcomes, we evaluated serum Ca(2+) levels and inositol 1,4,5-trisphosphate receptor (InsP3R) expression in the li …
BACKGROUND: In order to contribute new insights for future prevention and treatment of intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy (ICP), and to p …
Effect of progestin-based contraceptives on HIV-associated vaginal immune biomarkers and microbiome in adolescent girls.
Nasr MA, Aldous A, Daniels J, Joy C, Capozzi E, Yang M, Moriarty P, Emmanuel-Baker V, Malcolm S, Green SJ, Gomez-Lobo V, Ghosh M. Nasr MA, et al. PLoS One. 2024 Jul 15;19(7):e0306237. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0306237. eCollection 2024. PLoS One. 2024. PMID: 39008499 Free PMC article.
The objective of this longitudinal cohort study was to evaluate the effects of short-term use of three progestin-based contraceptives, levonorgestrel intrauterine device (LNG-IUD), subdermal etonogestrel (ETNG), and injectable DMPA, on HIV-associated vaginal immune …
The objective of this longitudinal cohort study was to evaluate the effects of short-term use of three progestin-based contraceptives
Effect of Menstrual Cycle and Hormonal Contraception on Musculoskeletal Health and Performance: Protocol for a Prospective Cohort Design and Cross-Sectional Comparison.
Myers SJ, Knight RL, Wardle SL, Waldock KA, O'Leary TJ, Jones RK, Muckelt PE, Eisenhauer A, Tang JC, Fraser WD, Greeves JP. Myers SJ, et al. JMIR Res Protoc. 2024 Jul 11;13:e50542. doi: 10.2196/50542. JMIR Res Protoc. 2024. PMID: 38990638 Free article.
METHODS: A total of 5 cohorts of physically active women (aged 18-40 years) will be recruited to participate: eumenorrheic, nonhormonal contraceptive users (n=20); combined oral contraceptive pill (COCP) users (n=20); hormonal implant users (n=20); hormonal intraute …
METHODS: A total of 5 cohorts of physically active women (aged 18-40 years) will be recruited to participate: eumenorrheic, nonhormonal c
Determinants of the use of modern contraceptives among women of reproductive age group in Ethiopia: A multi-level mixed effects analysis.
Gobena MG, Kassie MZ. Gobena MG, et al. PLoS One. 2024 Jul 5;19(7):e0306635. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0306635. eCollection 2024. PLoS One. 2024. PMID: 38968272 Free PMC article.
RESULTS: From a total of 8196 reproductive-aged women, 2495(30.4%) were using modern contraceptive method and the rest 5701(69.6%) did not use any modern contraceptive methods. Among 2495 contraceptive users, 1657 (67.3%) used injections and 533 (21.7% …
RESULTS: From a total of 8196 reproductive-aged women, 2495(30.4%) were using modern contraceptive method and the rest 5701(69.6%) di …
Advancing Programme Science approaches to understand gaps in HIV prevention programme coverage for key populations in 12 Nigerian states: findings from the 2020 Integrated Biological and Behavioural Surveillance Survey.
McClarty LM, Green K, Leung S, Ejeckam C, Adesina A, Shaw SY, Neufeld B, Isac S, Emmanuel F, Blanchard JF, Aliyu G. McClarty LM, et al. J Int AIDS Soc. 2024 Jul;27 Suppl 2(Suppl 2):e26269. doi: 10.1002/jia2.26269. J Int AIDS Soc. 2024. PMID: 38988042 Free PMC article.
We apply the framework using Integrated Biological and Behavioural Surveillance Survey (IBBSS) data from Nigeria to examine coverage of four prevention interventions-condoms, HIV testing, and needle and syringe programmes (NSP)-among four key population groups-female sex workers …
We apply the framework using Integrated Biological and Behavioural Surveillance Survey (IBBSS) data from Nigeria to examine coverage of four …
Determinants of Intention to Use HIV Pre-exposure Prophylaxis and Condom Use Among a Sample of Cisgender Female Sex Workers Working Mostly Outdoors in Madrid, Spain.
Vazquez Guillamet LJ, Valencia J, Ryan P, Cuevas-Tascón G, Del-Olmo-Morales MA, Cobo I, Lazarus JV, Chevance G. Vazquez Guillamet LJ, et al. Arch Sex Behav. 2024 Jul;53(7):2817-2831. doi: 10.1007/s10508-024-02834-4. Epub 2024 Jun 10. Arch Sex Behav. 2024. PMID: 38858230 Free PMC article.
Inconsistent condom use was significantly associated with frequent heroin/cocaine use, having clients who inject drugs, and willingness to take PrEP despite it not protecting 100% against HIV infection. ...
Inconsistent condom use was significantly associated with frequent heroin/cocaine use, having clients who inject drugs, and willingne …
Analgesia efficacy of lidocaine transfused by a novel disposable injectable cervical dilator during intrauterine device removal procedure: A randomized clinical trial.
Wang Y, Chen Q, Liu Z, Chen Y, Zheng Y, Guo J, Zhou F, Lv N, Zhao J, Shen S, Yuan Q, Tong J. Wang Y, et al. Contraception. 2024 Jul;135:110439. doi: 10.1016/j.contraception.2024.110439. Epub 2024 Mar 27. Contraception. 2024. PMID: 38552820 Free article. Clinical Trial.
This study aimed to investigate the analgesic efficacy of lidocaine injection into a novel disposable injectable cervical dilator for IUD removal procedures. ...The study randomly assigned participants to either lidocaine (injecting 5 ml of 2% lidocaine into …
This study aimed to investigate the analgesic efficacy of lidocaine injection into a novel disposable injectable cervical dila …
Access to and acceptability of sexual and reproductive health, harm reduction and other essential health services among people who inject drugs in Durban, South Africa.
Milford C, Cavanagh T, Bosman S, Wilson M, Smit J, Zanoni B. Milford C, et al. Harm Reduct J. 2024 Jun 26;21(1):123. doi: 10.1186/s12954-024-01042-6. Harm Reduct J. 2024. PMID: 38926755 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: People who inject drugs (PWID) are at risk of HIV acquisition. The number of PWID in South African cities is increasing, and in spite of an advanced HIV prevention and treatment programme, there are PWID who experience challenges accessing sexual and reproducti …
BACKGROUND: People who inject drugs (PWID) are at risk of HIV acquisition. The number of PWID in South African cities is increasing, …
Prevention method preferences and factors influencing hypothetical choice among women in South Africa: a survey exploring opportunities for a multipurpose prevention technology implant.
Martin CE, Kutywayo A, Mataboge P, Chidumwa G, Mthimkhulu N, Bothma R, Mullick S. Martin CE, et al. Front Reprod Health. 2024 Jun 25;6:1368889. doi: 10.3389/frph.2024.1368889. eCollection 2024. Front Reprod Health. 2024. PMID: 38983594 Free PMC article.
Descriptive statistics and multinomial regression analyses were conducted to determine prevention method preferences and factors associated with choosing a pill, injectable or MPT-implant type prevention method. RESULTS: Most women wanted to prevent HIV, STIs and pregnancy …
Descriptive statistics and multinomial regression analyses were conducted to determine prevention method preferences and factors associated …
Addressing a missed opportunity for contraceptive use during the extended postpartum period by integrating it with infant immunization services in Sidama Region, Ethiopia: A quasi-experimental study.
Muluneh AA, Gedefaw A, Kelaye T, Sisay F, Worku M, Astatkie A, Shiferaw S. Muluneh AA, et al. PLOS Glob Public Health. 2024 Jun 25;4(6):e0003236. doi: 10.1371/journal.pgph.0003236. eCollection 2024. PLOS Glob Public Health. 2024. PMID: 38917099 Free PMC article.

P value < 0.05 was considered statistically significant. The contraceptive utilization rate before intervention was 72.7% with 95% CI (69.5, 75.9). It was 91.9%, 95% CI (89.8%, 93.9%) after the intervention. Utilization of contraceptive pills increased from 4.3%

P value < 0.05 was considered statistically significant. The contraceptive utilization rate before intervention was 72.7% with 95%

Modern Contraception and Anaemia Among Reproductive-age Women in India: Results From a Household Survey.
Adhikary M, Barman P, Singh B, Anand A. Adhikary M, et al. J Prev Med Public Health. 2024 Jun 19. doi: 10.3961/jpmph.23.504. Online ahead of print. J Prev Med Public Health. 2024. PMID: 38938050 Free article.
Among the modern methods, other than injectables, all other methods-such as an intrauterine device (IUD), barrier use, and sterilisation-were associated with higher odds of anaemia compared to women who used contraceptive pills. CONCLUSIONS: This study explored the …
Among the modern methods, other than injectables, all other methods-such as an intrauterine device (IUD), barrier use, and sterilisat …
Enhancing HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis outcomes among Kenyan adolescent girls and young women with a novel pharmacy-based PrEP delivery platform: protocol for a cluster-randomized controlled trial.
Lagat HK, Pintye J, Harrington E, Houck S, Kwena Z, Lenn M, Mogaka F, Momanyi V, Mugambi M, Nyerere B, Odoyo J, Omollo V, Ortblad KF, Rota G, Sharma M, Bukusi EA. Lagat HK, et al. Trials. 2024 Jun 19;25(1):394. doi: 10.1186/s13063-024-08206-6. Trials. 2024. PMID: 38890744 Free PMC article.
Additionally, several secondary (STI incidence, PrEP method selection, predictors of PrEP adherence) and exploratory outcomes (HIV incidence, quality of care, contraceptive method mix) will be explored. DISCUSSION: We hypothesize pharmacy-delivered PrEP services supported …
Additionally, several secondary (STI incidence, PrEP method selection, predictors of PrEP adherence) and exploratory outcomes (HIV incidence …
Salivary Cortisol and Cortisone Can Circumvent Confounding Effects of Oral Contraceptives in the Short Synacthen Test.
Bäcklund N, Lundstedt S, Tornevi A, Wihlbäck AC, Olsson T, Dahlqvist P, Brattsand G. Bäcklund N, et al. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2024 Jun 17;109(7):1899-1906. doi: 10.1210/clinem/dgad763. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2024. PMID: 38173358 Free PMC article.
Most plasma cortisol is bound to corticosteroid-binding globulin, which is increased by estrogen in combined estrogen-progestin oral contraceptives (COCs). Women with AI using COCs are therefore at risk of having an apparently normal plasma cortisol level during SST, which …
Most plasma cortisol is bound to corticosteroid-binding globulin, which is increased by estrogen in combined estrogen-progestin oral cont
Menstrual Suppression.
Buck E, McNally L, Vadakekut ES, Jenkins SM. Buck E, et al. 2024 Jun 7. In: StatPearls [Internet]. Treasure Island (FL): StatPearls Publishing; 2024 Jan–. 2024 Jun 7. In: StatPearls [Internet]. Treasure Island (FL): StatPearls Publishing; 2024 Jan–. PMID: 37276279 Free Books & Documents.
Medication-induced secondary amenorrhea is the use of hormonal contraceptives or other medications to decrease menses or achieve amenorrhea purposefully. ...The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) released a clinical consensus on general approaches t …
Medication-induced secondary amenorrhea is the use of hormonal contraceptives or other medications to decrease menses or achieve amen …
The prevalence of contraceptive use among postpartum women and its associated factors during the early phase of COVID-19 outbreak: a time series study.
Sathitloetsakun S, Phutrakool P, Maitreechit D, Santibenchakul S, Jaisamrarn U, Puangsricharoen P. Sathitloetsakun S, et al. Reprod Health. 2024 Jun 6;21(1):80. doi: 10.1186/s12978-024-01803-3. Reprod Health. 2024. PMID: 38840252 Free PMC article.
Logistic regression was conducted to test the association between early COVID-19 phase deliveries and post-partum long acting reversible contraception (LARC) initiation including copper intrauterine devices, levonorgestrel intrauterine systems, contraceptive
Logistic regression was conducted to test the association between early COVID-19 phase deliveries and post-partum long acting reversible …
Social determinants of choosing telemedicine for contraceptive care: A retrospective cohort study.
Meurice ME, Mody SK, Nodora J, Marengo A, Averbach S. Meurice ME, et al. Contraception. 2024 Jun;134:110414. doi: 10.1016/j.contraception.2024.110414. Epub 2024 Feb 29. Contraception. 2024. PMID: 38431258 Free article.
OBJECTIVES: Compare demographic characteristics and contraception choices among individuals seeking contraception care via telemedicine versus in-person. ...A higher proportion of in-person patients chose long-acting reversible contraception (2681/14,215 [18. …
OBJECTIVES: Compare demographic characteristics and contraception choices among individuals seeking contraception care via tel …
Modern contraceptive utilization and associated factors among younger and older married youth women in Ethiopia: Evidence from Ethiopia Mini Demographic and Health Survey 2019.
Abdu Yesuf K. Abdu Yesuf K. PLoS One. 2024 May 28;19(5):e0300151. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0300151. eCollection 2024. PLoS One. 2024. PMID: 38805520 Free PMC article.
Injection is a commonly used modern contraceptive method. In this study, factors associated with modern contraceptive utilization among women aged 15-24 years include women who had primary education [AOR = 2.22; 95% CI: 1.02-4.83], who had three or more child
Injection is a commonly used modern contraceptive method. In this study, factors associated with modern contraceptive u
The intersection between migration, HIV, and contraceptive use in Uganda: a cross-sectional population-based study.
Namusisi P, Yeh PT, Ssekubugu R, Chang LW, Lutalo T, Zimmerman L, Grabowski MK. Namusisi P, et al. Reprod Health. 2024 May 17;21(1):65. doi: 10.1186/s12978-024-01796-z. Reprod Health. 2024. PMID: 38760855 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Low use of modern methods of contraception has been linked to HIV seropositivity and to migration, but few studies have evaluated the intersection of both risk factors with contraceptive use. ...Recent in-migrants (arrival within approximately 1.5 years) …
BACKGROUND: Low use of modern methods of contraception has been linked to HIV seropositivity and to migration, but few studies have e …
Successful pregnancy using immature oocytes retrieved from resected borderline ovarian tumor: a case report and literature review.
Higuchi S, Miyamoto T, Oka K, Kobara H, Shiozawa T. Higuchi S, et al. Contracept Reprod Med. 2024 May 16;9(1):24. doi: 10.1186/s40834-024-00285-9. Contracept Reprod Med. 2024. PMID: 38755650 Free PMC article.
In addition, IVM procedure generated six mature oocytes, and were subjected to intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI). Accordingly, three embryos were obtained and cryopreserved. ...
In addition, IVM procedure generated six mature oocytes, and were subjected to intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI). Accordingly, …
Utilizing Community Procedure Clinics to Enhance Resident Procedural Education.
Kopec MT, Barreto T. Kopec MT, et al. PRiMER. 2024 May 13;8:17. doi: 10.22454/PRiMER.2024.300997. eCollection 2024. PRiMER. 2024. PMID: 38742204 Free PMC article.
Skin lesion excision, nail removal, punch and shave procedures, joint injection, newborn circumcision, and implantable contraception management were most consistently performed. ...
Skin lesion excision, nail removal, punch and shave procedures, joint injection, newborn circumcision, and implantable contracepti
Sexual behaviour among women using intramuscular depot medroxyprogesterone acetate, a copper intrauterine device, or a levonorgestrel implant for contraception: Data from the ECHO randomized trial.
Hofmeyr GJ, Singata-Madliki M, Batting J, Steyn P, Thomas KK, Issema R, Beesham I, Mbatsane E, Morrison C, Deese J, Smit J, Philip N, Palanee-Phillips T, Reddy K, Onono M, Mastro TD, Baeten JM; Evidence for Contraceptive Options and HIV Outcomes (ECHO) Trial Consortium. Hofmeyr GJ, et al. PLoS One. 2024 May 9;19(5):e0299802. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0299802. eCollection 2024. PLoS One. 2024. PMID: 38722832 Free PMC article. Clinical Trial.
We set out to obtain robust evidence on the relative effects of three contraceptive methods on sex behaviours, which is important for guiding contraceptive choice and future contraceptive developments. METHODS: This is a secondary analysis of data from the Ev …
We set out to obtain robust evidence on the relative effects of three contraceptive methods on sex behaviours, which is important for …
Lessons learnt from daily oral PrEP delivery to inform national planning for PrEP ring introduction for women in low-income and middle-income countries: a qualitative inquiry of international stakeholders.
Heck CJ, Dam A, Yohannes K, Deacon J, Kripke K, Meyers K, Poku O, Obermeyer C, Wiant S, Quigee D, Larson M, Malati C, Sobieszczyk ME, Torres-Rueda S, Castor D. Heck CJ, et al. BMJ Glob Health. 2024 May 7;9(5):e014709. doi: 10.1136/bmjgh-2023-014709. BMJ Glob Health. 2024. PMID: 38770814 Free PMC article.
INTRODUCTION: Some African countries plan to introduce and scale-up new long-acting pre-exposure prophylaxis methods (LA-PrEP), like the monthly dapivirine vaginal ring (PrEP ring) and injectable cabotegravir. National costed implementation plans, roadmaps for successful p …
INTRODUCTION: Some African countries plan to introduce and scale-up new long-acting pre-exposure prophylaxis methods (LA-PrEP), like the mon …
Contraceptive knowledge, prevalence of contraception use, and the association between sex education and contraception knowledge among university students in Michigan, USA.
Jahanfar S, Zendehdel M. Jahanfar S, et al. J Family Med Prim Care. 2024 May;13(5):1676-1682. doi: 10.4103/jfmpc.jfmpc_1212_23. Epub 2024 May 24. J Family Med Prim Care. 2024. PMID: 38948568 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: The danger of sexual activities among adolescents is worrisome worldwide. This study aimed to delineate total contraception knowledge of university students and the prevalence of contraceptive use, in addition to the association between sex education in …
BACKGROUND: The danger of sexual activities among adolescents is worrisome worldwide. This study aimed to delineate total contraception
Drug-Drug Interactions Between Glucagon-Like Peptide 1 Receptor Agonists and Oral Medications: A Systematic Review.
Calvarysky B, Dotan I, Shepshelovich D, Leader A, Cohen TD. Calvarysky B, et al. Drug Saf. 2024 May;47(5):439-451. doi: 10.1007/s40264-023-01392-3. Epub 2024 Jan 25. Drug Saf. 2024. PMID: 38273155 Free PMC article.
STUDY SELECTION: We selected pharmacokinetic studies of any injectable GLP1RA given with an oral medication, and product prescribing sheets reporting data without access to the original study. ...Treatment with GLP1RAs resulted in unaffected or reduced C(max) and delayed t …
STUDY SELECTION: We selected pharmacokinetic studies of any injectable GLP1RA given with an oral medication, and product prescribing …
Predictors of contraceptive discontinuation in Rwanda: evidence from demographic and health survey 2019-2020.
Jean de Dieu H, Lambert M. Jean de Dieu H, et al. Contracept Reprod Med. 2024 Apr 25;9(1):19. doi: 10.1186/s40834-024-00282-y. Contracept Reprod Med. 2024. PMID: 38664853 Free PMC article.
RESULTS: Results indicated a progressive rise in contraceptive discontinuation over different period: 16.69% at 6 months, 29.29% at 12 months, and 47.21% at 24 months. ...CONCLUSION: This study highlights substantial contraceptive discontinuation rates in Rwanda, pa …
RESULTS: Results indicated a progressive rise in contraceptive discontinuation over different period: 16.69% at 6 months, 29.29% at 1 …
Acceptance, Adherence, and Side Effects of Depot Medroxyprogesterone Acetate: A Prospective Observational Study.
Rajaraman R, Vaithilingan S, Selvavinayagam TS. Rajaraman R, et al. Cureus. 2024 Apr 21;16(4):e58700. doi: 10.7759/cureus.58700. eCollection 2024 Apr. Cureus. 2024. PMID: 38779259 Free PMC article.
Consequently, in response to the pressing need for dependable contraception in India, this study seeks to assess the acceptance, adherence, and side effects of the injectable contraceptive depot medroxyprogesterone acetate (DMPA) among its users. ...Thus, the …
Consequently, in response to the pressing need for dependable contraception in India, this study seeks to assess the acceptance, adhe …
Knowledge, attitude, practices and associated factors of family planning among women living with hiv at the university of Gondar specialized hospital: a cross sectional study.
Simegn W, Hussen E, Maru Y, Seid AM, Limenh LW, Ayenew W, Melese M, Atsbeha BW. Simegn W, et al. BMC Womens Health. 2024 Apr 12;24(1):232. doi: 10.1186/s12905-024-03036-9. BMC Womens Health. 2024. PMID: 38610010 Free PMC article.
About 93% of the study population had good knowledge about modern contraceptives, and about 94% of the study population had good knowledge about safer conception. ...The study revealed that the most commonly employed contraceptive method was injectable con
About 93% of the study population had good knowledge about modern contraceptives, and about 94% of the study population had good know …
Sexual and reproductive health among forcibly displaced persons in urban environments in low and middle-income countries: scoping review findings.
Logie CH, MacKenzie F, Malama K, Lorimer N, Lad A, Zhao M, Narasimhan M, Fahme S, Turan B, Kagunda J, Konda K, Hasham A, Perez-Brumer A. Logie CH, et al. Reprod Health. 2024 Apr 12;21(1):51. doi: 10.1186/s12978-024-01780-7. Reprod Health. 2024. PMID: 38609975 Free PMC article. Review.
Over one-third (n = 20) discussed reproductive health, including: antenatal, intrapartum and postnatal care (n = 13); contraception (n = 13); fertility (n = 1); and safe abortion (n = 1). ...Self-care strategies for SRH (e.g., HIV self-testing, long-acting self-injectab
Over one-third (n = 20) discussed reproductive health, including: antenatal, intrapartum and postnatal care (n = 13); contraception ( …
Unmet need for contraception among married women in the Kyrgyz Republic using the datasets from the 2006, 2014 and 2018 Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey: a cross-sectional study.
Dolonbaeva Z, Inthaphatha S, Dzhangaziev B, Ismailov M, Nishino K, Hamajima N, Yamamoto E. Dolonbaeva Z, et al. BMC Public Health. 2024 Apr 8;24(1):977. doi: 10.1186/s12889-024-18518-6. BMC Public Health. 2024. PMID: 38589837 Free PMC article.
Although intrauterine devices were the prominent contraceptive method of usage among Kyrgyz women, the trend of usage drastically decreased over time. ...CONCLUSION: The unmet need for contraception among married Kyrgyz women slightly increased, and the trend …
Although intrauterine devices were the prominent contraceptive method of usage among Kyrgyz women, the trend of usage drastica …
Spatial analysis of modern contraceptive use among women who need it in Ethiopia: Using geo-referenced data from performance monitoring for action.
Ejigu BA, Shiferaw S, Moraga P, Seme A, Yihdego M, Zebene A, Amogne A, Zimmerman L. Ejigu BA, et al. PLoS One. 2024 Apr 4;19(4):e0297818. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0297818. eCollection 2024. PLoS One. 2024. PMID: 38573989 Free PMC article.
A total of 4,390 women who need contraception were considered as the analytical sample. To account for the study design, sampling weights were considered to compute the coverage of modern contraceptive use disaggregated by socio-demographic factors. ...Among modern …
A total of 4,390 women who need contraception were considered as the analytical sample. To account for the study design, sampling wei …
Prevalence and predictors associated with modern contraceptive method utilization among women in the nomadic community of Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study.
Gebrerufael GG, Hagos BT. Gebrerufael GG, et al. Contracept Reprod Med. 2024 Apr 2;9(1):11. doi: 10.1186/s40834-024-00272-0. Contracept Reprod Med. 2024. PMID: 38566158 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Ethiopia is one of the countries in sub-Saharan Africa with the lowest prevalence of the use of modern contraceptive methods. On the frequency and determinants of modern contraceptive method in the Ethiopian women who live a nomadic lifestyle, there is, …
BACKGROUND: Ethiopia is one of the countries in sub-Saharan Africa with the lowest prevalence of the use of modern contraceptive meth …
Contraceptive Method Use Among a Population-Based Cohort During the South Carolina Choose Well Initiative.
Hale N, Lee J, de Jong J, Smith MG, Khoury AJ. Hale N, et al. JAMA Netw Open. 2024 Apr 1;7(4):e248262. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2024.8262. JAMA Netw Open. 2024. PMID: 38656576 Free PMC article.
OBJECTIVE: To examine changes in contraceptive method use among a cohort of women of reproductive age in South Carolina during the Choose Well contraceptive access initiative. ...MAIN OUTCOMES AND MEASURES: Changes in contraceptive method use, including long- …
OBJECTIVE: To examine changes in contraceptive method use among a cohort of women of reproductive age in South Carolina during the Ch …
Ferritin-nanocaged aggregation-induced emission nanoaggregates for NIR-II fluorescence-guided noninvasive, controllable male contraception.
Yu X, Shuai J, Meng G, Zhou S, Wijayaraja AU, Zhao Y, Yao L, Yao R, Yang X, Zhang T, Wang L, Gu P, Zhang P, Sun F. Yu X, et al. Mater Today Bio. 2024 Feb 13;25:100995. doi: 10.1016/j.mtbio.2024.100995. eCollection 2024 Apr. Mater Today Bio. 2024. PMID: 38384792 Free PMC article.
Controllable contraception in male animals was demonstrated through the utilization of gold nanorods' photothermal effect to accomplish mild testicular hyperthermia. ...Therefore, a straightforward, non-invasive, and enhanced contraception approach is required. This …
Controllable contraception in male animals was demonstrated through the utilization of gold nanorods' photothermal effect to accompli …
Depot medroxyprogesterone acetate and breast cancer: a systematic review.
Zürcher A, Knabben L, von Gernler M, Stute P. Zürcher A, et al. Arch Gynecol Obstet. 2024 Apr;309(4):1175-1181. doi: 10.1007/s00404-023-07265-5. Epub 2023 Nov 15. Arch Gynecol Obstet. 2024. PMID: 37966517 Free PMC article. Review.
PURPOSE: Short-acting progestin-only injectables containing depot medroxyprogesterone acetate (DMPA) are a safe method of contraception. ...Nevertheless, further studies will be necessary to confirm these findings and weigh up the individual risks and benefits of th …
PURPOSE: Short-acting progestin-only injectables containing depot medroxyprogesterone acetate (DMPA) are a safe method of contrace
Use of progestogens and the risk of intracranial meningioma: national case-control study.
Roland N, Neumann A, Hoisnard L, Duranteau L, Froelich S, Zureik M, Weill A. Roland N, et al. BMJ. 2024 Mar 27;384:e078078. doi: 10.1136/bmj-2023-078078. BMJ. 2024. PMID: 38537944 Free PMC article.
Analyses showed excess risk of meningioma with use of medrogestone (42 exposed cases/18 061 cases (0.2%) v 79 exposed controls/90 305 controls (0.1%), odds ratio 3.49 (95% confidence interval 2.38 to 5.10)), medroxyprogesterone acetate (injectable, 9/18 061 (0.05%) v 11/90 …
Analyses showed excess risk of meningioma with use of medrogestone (42 exposed cases/18 061 cases (0.2%) v 79 exposed controls/90 305 contro …
Effects of injectable contraception with depot medroxyprogesterone acetate or norethisterone enanthate on estradiol levels and menstrual, psychological and behavioral measures relevant to HIV risk: The WHICH randomized trial.
Singata-Madliki M, Smit J, Beksinska M, Balakrishna Y, Avenant C, Beesham I, Seocharan I, Batting J, Hapgood JP, Hofmeyr GJ. Singata-Madliki M, et al. PLoS One. 2024 Mar 26;19(3):e0295764. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0295764. eCollection 2024. PLoS One. 2024. PMID: 38530848 Free PMC article. Clinical Trial.
BACKGROUND: Observational data suggest lower HIV risk with norethisterone enanthate (NET-EN) than with depo-medroxyprogesterone acetate intramuscular (DMPA-IM) injectable contraceptives. If confirmed, a switch between these similar injectable methods would be …
BACKGROUND: Observational data suggest lower HIV risk with norethisterone enanthate (NET-EN) than with depo-medroxyprogesterone acetate intr …
A meta-analysis into the mediatory effects of family planning utilization on complications of pregnancy in women of reproductive age.
Jahanfar S, Maurer O, Lapidow A, Oberoi AR, Steinfeldt M, Ali M. Jahanfar S, et al. PLoS One. 2024 Mar 18;19(3):e0294475. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0294475. eCollection 2024. PLoS One. 2024. PMID: 38498424 Free PMC article.
MAIN RESULTS: The review included nineteen studies, with five studies reporting a reduction in maternal mortality linked to increased access to family planning resources and contraceptive use. Another three studies examined the impact of contraception on the risk of …
MAIN RESULTS: The review included nineteen studies, with five studies reporting a reduction in maternal mortality linked to increased access …
Unveiling Barriers to the Modern Contraceptive Uptake in the Urban Slums of Karachi: Perceptions, Attitude, and Accessibility.
Thompson AM, Thompson JM, Sharif H, Seemi T, Sharif S. Thompson AM, et al. Cureus. 2024 Mar 14;16(3):e56164. doi: 10.7759/cureus.56164. eCollection 2024 Mar. Cureus. 2024. PMID: 38618467 Free PMC article.
Many women expressed a desire for more children (56%) and had concerns about contraceptive side effects (78%). A notable proportion of women reported that their spouses forbade the use of contraceptives (12%). Among the surveyed population, the most widely used c
Many women expressed a desire for more children (56%) and had concerns about contraceptive side effects (78%). A notable proportion o …
Unintended pregnancy and contraception use among African women living with HIV: Baseline analysis of the multi-country US PEPFAR PROMOTE cohort.
Aizire J, Yende-Zuma N, Hanley S, Nematadzira T, Nyati MM, Dadabhai S, Chinula L, Nakaye C, Fowler MG, Taha T; US-PEPFAR PROMOTE Cohort Study team. Aizire J, et al. PLoS One. 2024 Mar 11;19(3):e0290285. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0290285. eCollection 2024. PLoS One. 2024. PMID: 38466748 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: About 90% of unintended pregnancies are attributed to non-use of effective contraception-tubal ligation, or reversible effective contraception (REC) including injectables, oral pills, intra-uterine contraceptive device (IUCD), and implant. …
BACKGROUND: About 90% of unintended pregnancies are attributed to non-use of effective contraception-tubal ligation, or reversible ef …
Effects of depot medroxyprogesterone acetate, the copper IUD and the levonorgestrel implant on testosterone, sex hormone binding globulin and free testosterone levels: ancillary study of the ECHO randomized clinical trial.
Hofmeyr GJ, Singata-Madliki M, Batting J, Balakrishna Y, Morroni C. Hofmeyr GJ, et al. BMC Womens Health. 2024 Mar 8;24(1):167. doi: 10.1186/s12905-024-02990-8. BMC Womens Health. 2024. PMID: 38459552 Free PMC article. Clinical Trial.
METHODS: In this ancillary study at the East London, South Africa site of the ECHO multicentre randomized trial, we compared effects of three contraceptive methods on serum androgen levels among contraceptive users aged 18 to 35 years. ...Hormonal contraceptives
METHODS: In this ancillary study at the East London, South Africa site of the ECHO multicentre randomized trial, we compared effects of thre …
The effects of COVID-19 pandemic on women's access to maternal health and family planning services in Egypt: an exploratory study in two governorates.
Abdel Tawab N, Tayel SA, Radwan SM, Ramy MA. Abdel Tawab N, et al. BMC Health Serv Res. 2024 Mar 2;24(1):267. doi: 10.1186/s12913-023-10531-6. BMC Health Serv Res. 2024. PMID: 38431588 Free PMC article.
Those recommendations include: (1) adapting reliable guidelines from humanitarian settings, (2) providing adequate guidance to healthcare providers and the public to tackle fears and misinformation, (3) making self-care products available such as oral contraceptive pills, …
Those recommendations include: (1) adapting reliable guidelines from humanitarian settings, (2) providing adequate guidance to healthcare pr …
Missed Opportunities for HIV Prevention in a Large County Safety Net Health System.
Lopez MG, Alvarez KS, Harms M, Smith M, Levy Kamugisha E, Arnold EM, King HL. Lopez MG, et al. J Am Board Fam Med. 2024 Mar-Apr;37(2):261-269. doi: 10.3122/jabfm.2023.230297R2. J Am Board Fam Med. 2024. PMID: 38740488 Free article.
RESULTS: We identified 454 patients with a new HIV diagnosis with previous health system interactions. 166(36.6%) had at least 1 identifiable indication for PrEP: 42(9.3%) bacterial STI, 63(13.9%) inconsistent condom use, or 82(18%) injection drug use before HIV diagnosis. …
RESULTS: We identified 454 patients with a new HIV diagnosis with previous health system interactions. 166(36.6%) had at least 1 identifiabl …
Provision of DMPA-SC for self-administration in different practice settings during the COVID-19 pandemic: Data from providers across the United States.
Comfort AB, Alvarez A, Goodman S, Upadhyay U, Mengesha B, Karlin J, Shokat M, Blum M, Harper CC. Comfort AB, et al. Contraception. 2024 Mar;131:110360. doi: 10.1016/j.contraception.2023.110360. Epub 2023 Dec 27. Contraception. 2024. PMID: 38158075 Free PMC article.
STUDY DESIGN: This study used survey data from a convenience sample of US providers engaged in contraceptive care and participating in a Continuing Medical Education-accredited contraceptive training (April 2020-April 2022; n = 849). ...IMPLICATIONS: Despite increas …
STUDY DESIGN: This study used survey data from a convenience sample of US providers engaged in contraceptive care and participating i …
Acceptability of Hormonal Contraceptives as a Smoking Cessation Aid for Women of Reproductive Age: A Web-Based Cross-Sectional Survey.
Werts-Pelter SJ, Choi BM, Mallahan S, Person-Rennell N, Allen A. Werts-Pelter SJ, et al. Womens Health Rep (New Rochelle). 2024 Feb 22;5(1):161-169. doi: 10.1089/whr.2023.0130. eCollection 2024. Womens Health Rep (New Rochelle). 2024. PMID: 38414889 Free PMC article.
INTRODUCTION: Cigarette smoking is the most common cause of preventable cancers and other premature morbidity and mortality. Modifying hormonal patterns using hormonal contraceptives (HCs) may lead to improved smoking cessation outcomes in women, though the acceptability o …
INTRODUCTION: Cigarette smoking is the most common cause of preventable cancers and other premature morbidity and mortality. Modifying hormo …
Women's Experiences on Injectable Contraceptive Preference Among Jimma Town Public Health Facilities, Southwest Ethiopia 2023. A Phenomenological Study Design.
Lemu YK, Terfa YB, Inkosa LT, Mohammed AA, Yadeta GB, Tulu YT, Negari DH, Mamo Y, Mamo A. Lemu YK, et al. Open Access J Contracept. 2024 Feb 19;15:1-12. doi: 10.2147/OAJC.S443453. eCollection 2024. Open Access J Contracept. 2024. PMID: 38404542 Free PMC article.
However, it is unclear why the women preferred injection contraception. OBJECTIVE: To explore Women's experiences on contraceptive preference among Jimma town public health facilities, southwest Ethiopia, 2023. ...CONCLUSION: The key factors influencing respo …
However, it is unclear why the women preferred injection contraception. OBJECTIVE: To explore Women's experiences on contra
Comparison of luteal phase stimulation with follicular phase stimulation in poor ovarian response: a single-blinded randomized controlled trial.
Dastjerdi MV, Ansaripour S, Ataei M, Gharedaghi R, Hoseini SMM, Mohazzab A, Zafardoust S. Dastjerdi MV, et al. Contracept Reprod Med. 2024 Feb 18;9(1):6. doi: 10.1186/s40834-024-00265-z. Contracept Reprod Med. 2024. PMID: 38368372 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: In the last decade, luteal-phase ovarian stimulation (LPOS) has been suggested as an alternative controlled ovarian stimulation (COS) protocol for in vitro fertilization/intracytoplasmic sperm injection (IVF/ICSI) cycles mainly in women with a history of poor o …
BACKGROUND: In the last decade, luteal-phase ovarian stimulation (LPOS) has been suggested as an alternative controlled ovarian stimulation …
Intimate partner violence influences modern family planning use among married women in Tanzania: cross-sectional study.
Baritwa MS, Joho AA. Baritwa MS, et al. BMC Public Health. 2024 Feb 9;24(1):421. doi: 10.1186/s12889-024-17666-z. BMC Public Health. 2024. PMID: 38336740 Free PMC article.
The prevalence of modern FP use was 62%, and the most (49.1%) common method practiced by married women was injection (Depo Provera). Physical violence (AOR = 0.32, p = 0.0056), and psychological violence (AOR = 0.22, p = 0.0022) had significantly reduced odds of modern FP …
The prevalence of modern FP use was 62%, and the most (49.1%) common method practiced by married women was injection (Depo Provera). …
My Way: development and preliminary evaluation of a novel delivery system for PrEP and other sexual health needs of young women in Western Kenya.
Haberer JE, Oware K, Juma L, Nyerere B, Momanyi V, Odoyo J, Garrison L, Bhagat J, Musinguzi N, Baeten JM, Siegler A, Bukusi EA. Haberer JE, et al. J Int AIDS Soc. 2024 Feb;27(2):e26217. doi: 10.1002/jia2.26217. J Int AIDS Soc. 2024. PMID: 38379132 Free PMC article. Clinical Trial.
The intervention involves peer-delivery and support for HIV testing and PrEP use, self-collected vaginal swabs for sexually transmitted infection (STI) testing, pregnancy testing, oral contraceptive pills, self-injectable medroxyprogesterone and/or condoms. ...
The intervention involves peer-delivery and support for HIV testing and PrEP use, self-collected vaginal swabs for sexually transmitted infe …
Pharmacokinetic Modeling to Guide Preclinical Development of an Islatravir-Eluting Reservoir-Style Biodegradable Implant for Long-Acting HIV PrEP.
Kinsale TS, Cottrell ML, Li L, Brand R, Gatto G, Luecke E, Norton C, Krovi A, Dumond JB, Rao G, Yeshwante S, Van Horne B, Van Der Straten A, Kashuba ADM, Johnson LM. Kinsale TS, et al. Pharmaceutics. 2024 Jan 30;16(2):201. doi: 10.3390/pharmaceutics16020201. Pharmaceutics. 2024. PMID: 38399255 Free PMC article.
Long-acting injectable cabotegravir is more effective than daily oral PrEP at preventing HIV transmission due to improved adherence, but requires bi-monthly large-volume intramuscular injections. Subcutaneous (SC) contraceptive implants can be formulated with …
Long-acting injectable cabotegravir is more effective than daily oral PrEP at preventing HIV transmission due to improved adherence, …
Respondent Demographics and Contraceptive Use Patterns in the United States: A National Survey of Family Growth Analysis.
Prol B, Klein S, Rennie C, Andelija S. Prol B, et al. Cureus. 2024 Jan 28;16(1):e53121. doi: 10.7759/cureus.53121. eCollection 2024 Jan. Cureus. 2024. PMID: 38420091 Free PMC article.
METHODS: Utilizing the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)'s 2017-2019 National Survey of Family Growth report on current contraceptive status, we isolated data from 3,572 respondents who reported using one of the following contraceptive methods: oral …
METHODS: Utilizing the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)'s 2017-2019 National Survey of Family Growth report on current co
Modern contraceptive prevalence and its predictors among non-refugee and refugee Somali women in Nairobi city, Kenya; a comparative view.
Gitonga E, Gage AJ. Gitonga E, et al. Front Glob Womens Health. 2024 Jan 19;5:1328612. doi: 10.3389/fgwh.2024.1328612. eCollection 2024. Front Glob Womens Health. 2024. PMID: 38313219 Free PMC article.
The main methods of contraception among non-refugees were injectables, implants, and daily pills, while refugees mainly used male condoms, implants, and injectables. ...Interaction terms confirmed that the strength of the associations of these variables with …
The main methods of contraception among non-refugees were injectables, implants, and daily pills, while refugees mainly used m …
Sexual and reproductive health and rights of migrant women attending primary care in England: A population-based cohort study of 1.2 million individuals of reproductive age (2009-2018).
Pathak N, Zhang CX, Boukari Y, Burns R, Menezes D, Hugenholtz G, French RS, Gonzalez-Izquierdo A, Mathur R, Denaxas S, Hayward A, Sonnenberg P, Aldridge RW. Pathak N, et al. J Migr Health. 2024 Jan 17;9:100214. doi: 10.1016/j.jmh.2024.100214. eCollection 2024. J Migr Health. 2024. PMID: 38327760 Free PMC article.
We describe SRHR healthcare resource use and long-acting reversible contraceptives (LARCs) prescriptions for migrant versus non-migrant women attending primary care in England (2009-2018). ...Higher copper intrauterine devices prescription rates were found in migran …
We describe SRHR healthcare resource use and long-acting reversible contraceptives (LARCs) prescriptions for migrant versus non-migra …
Contraceptive uses among married women in Bangladesh: a systematic review and meta-analyses.
Hossain S, Akter T, Mohsin M, Islam MM, Chowdhury PB, Khudri MM. Hossain S, et al. J Health Popul Nutr. 2024 Jan 17;43(1):10. doi: 10.1186/s41043-024-00502-w. J Health Popul Nutr. 2024. PMID: 38233954 Free PMC article. Review.
The analyses included heterogeneity and publication bias in published papers. RESULTS: The pooled prevalence of various contraceptive methods was as follows: condom use, 7.13%; Female Sterilization, 8.09%; injectables, 12.76%; intrauterine devices (IUDs), 3.7 …
The analyses included heterogeneity and publication bias in published papers. RESULTS: The pooled prevalence of various contraceptive
Knowledge and practice of family planning among pregnant tribal women in Southern India: an observational study.
Muralidhar K, Nishimura H, Coursey K, Krupp K, Jaykrishna P, Srinivas V, Madhivanan P. Muralidhar K, et al. Contracept Reprod Med. 2024 Jan 12;9(1):2. doi: 10.1186/s40834-023-00259-3. Contracept Reprod Med. 2024. PMID: 38217011 Free PMC article.
Univariate and multivariable analyses were carried out to determine the demographic and psychosocial factors associated with knowledge of contraceptive methods using Stata 14.0. RESULTS: There was widespread knowledge about female sterilization, while only 39.3% of women r …
Univariate and multivariable analyses were carried out to determine the demographic and psychosocial factors associated with knowledge of …
Innovations in monoclonal antibody-based multipurpose prevention technology (MPT) for the prevention of sexually transmitted infections and unintended pregnancy.
Dohadwala S, Geib MT, Politch JA, Anderson DJ. Dohadwala S, et al. Front Reprod Health. 2024 Jan 9;5:1337479. doi: 10.3389/frph.2023.1337479. eCollection 2023. Front Reprod Health. 2024. PMID: 38264184 Free PMC article. Review.
Monoclonal antibodies (mAbs) are currently being produced for a number of clinical applications including contraception and the prevention of sexually transmitted infections (STIs). ...MAbs can be administered systemically by injection, or mucosally via topical prod …
Monoclonal antibodies (mAbs) are currently being produced for a number of clinical applications including contraception and the preve …
The effect of fertility on female labour force participation in Tanzania.
Sunday AL, Lihawa RM, Mkuna E. Sunday AL, et al. PLoS One. 2024 Jan 2;19(1):e0292122. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0292122. eCollection 2024. PLoS One. 2024. PMID: 38166101 Free PMC article.
Being the largest contributor in economic activities particularly agriculture in developing countries (over 50%), their participation enables economies to grow in response to higher labour inputs injected. As an outcome, as countries develop; women's capabilities typically …
Being the largest contributor in economic activities particularly agriculture in developing countries (over 50%), their participation enable …
Genital epithelial barrier function is conserved by intravaginal rings releasing etonogestrel and ethinyl estradiol.
Liu M, Vicetti Miguel RD, Quispe Calla NE, Aceves KM, Fritts L, Miller CJ, Moss JA, Baum MM, Cherpes TL. Liu M, et al. Tissue Barriers. 2024 Jan 2;12(1):2186672. doi: 10.1080/21688370.2023.2186672. Epub 2023 Mar 10. Tissue Barriers. 2024. PMID: 36899465 Free PMC article.
The injectable progestin depot-medroxyprogesterone acetate (DMPA) is a popular contraceptive choice in sub-Saharan Africa although mouse models indicate it weakens genital epithelial integrity and barrier function and increases susceptibility to genital infection. T …
The injectable progestin depot-medroxyprogesterone acetate (DMPA) is a popular contraceptive choice in sub-Saharan Africa alth …
Cervical cancer risk in association with TNF-alpha gene polymorphisms in Bangladeshi women.
Tishe ZH, Shawkat S, Popy MN, Mumu SB, Ferdous A, Raisa MJ, Hasan M, Sultana TN, Chaity NI, Apu MNH, Mostaid MS. Tishe ZH, et al. Tumour Biol. 2024;46(1):13-24. doi: 10.3233/TUB-240002. Tumour Biol. 2024. PMID: 39031417 Free article.
Individuals with the AG heterozygous genotype (OR = 2.85, 95% CI = 1.20-6.74, p = 0.017) and AA mutant homozygous genotype (OR = 4.55, 95% CI = 1.24-16.60, p = 0.022) also had a higher likelihood of having cervical cancer. Moreover, we found that injectable contraceptiv
Individuals with the AG heterozygous genotype (OR = 2.85, 95% CI = 1.20-6.74, p = 0.017) and AA mutant homozygous genotype (OR = 4.55, 95% C …
Vasectomy.
Stormont G, Deibert CM. Stormont G, et al. 2023 Apr 10. In: StatPearls [Internet]. Treasure Island (FL): StatPearls Publishing; 2024 Jan–. 2023 Apr 10. In: StatPearls [Internet]. Treasure Island (FL): StatPearls Publishing; 2024 Jan–. PMID: 31751094 Free Books & Documents.
There are many options to prevent pregnancy: abstinence, withdrawal method, condoms, spermicidal solutions, diaphragms, cervical cups, intrauterine devices, oral contraceptive pills, long-acting hormonal implants, depo injections, lactation amenorrhea method, …
There are many options to prevent pregnancy: abstinence, withdrawal method, condoms, spermicidal solutions, diaphragms, cervical cups, intra …
Using Human-Centered Design to Explore Potential Users' and Men's Views of New Injectable Contraceptives in Kampala and Lagos.
Burke HM, Callahan RL, Lawton A, Turinayo A, Oyekenu O, Niyonsaba S, Taiwo O, Semaganda VM, Awiti A, Fratus A, Mubiru F, OlaOlorun FM. Burke HM, et al. Glob Health Sci Pract. 2023 Dec 22;11(6):e2300215. doi: 10.9745/GHSP-D-23-00215. Print 2023 Dec 22. Glob Health Sci Pract. 2023. PMID: 38135521 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Injectable contraceptives are the most used method in sub-Saharan Africa. We conducted market research to assess potential user attitudes toward 4- and 6-month injectables. We also present user suggestions for marketing these new injectables
BACKGROUND: Injectable contraceptives are the most used method in sub-Saharan Africa. We conducted market research to assess p …
Service Delivery Considerations for Introducing New Injectable Contraceptives Lasting 4 and 6 Months in Nigeria and Uganda: A Qualitative Study.
Callahan RL, Burke HM, Lawton A, OlaOlorun FM, Mubiru F, Anyasi H, Wong CM, Bidashimwa D, Velarde M, Ruderman LW. Callahan RL, et al. Glob Health Sci Pract. 2023 Dec 22;11(6):e2300214. doi: 10.9745/GHSP-D-23-00214. Print 2023 Dec 22. Glob Health Sci Pract. 2023. PMID: 38135518 Free PMC article.
We aimed to understand the perspectives of FP providers and other stakeholders on the potential introduction of new subcutaneous (SC) depot medroxyprogesterone acetate (DMPA) injectable contraceptives lasting 4 and 6 months in Nigeria and Uganda. ...The greatest int …
We aimed to understand the perspectives of FP providers and other stakeholders on the potential introduction of new subcutaneous (SC) depot …
Misreporting contraceptive use and the association of peak study progestin levels with weight and BMI among women randomized to the progestin-only injectable contraceptives DMPA-IM and NET-EN.
Avenant C, Bick AJ, Skosana SB, Dlamini S, Balakrishna Y, Moliki JM, Singata-Madliki M, Hofmeyr GJ, Smit J, Beksinska M, Beesham I, Seocharan I, Batting J, Chen PL, Storbeck KH, Africander D, Hapgood JP. Avenant C, et al. PLoS One. 2023 Dec 22;18(12):e0295959. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0295959. eCollection 2023. PLoS One. 2023. PMID: 38134043 Free PMC article. Clinical Trial.
Progestin-only injectable contraceptives, mainly depo-medroxyprogesterone acetate intramuscular (DMPA-IM), are the most widely used contraceptive methods in sub-Saharan Africa. ...Contraceptive-related reported outcomes are likely confounded by MPA, mo …
Progestin-only injectable contraceptives, mainly depo-medroxyprogesterone acetate intramuscular (DMPA-IM), are the most widely …
Many Cooks in the Kitchen: Iterating a Qualitative Analysis Process Across Multiple Countries, Sites, and Teams.
Suchman L, Gitome S, Nyando M, Kwena ZA, Wekesa P, Okumu S, Ndunyu L, Okoli C, Tijani A, Jegede A, Idiodi I, Nmadu G, Dimowo S, Maluwa A, Atuyambe L, Birabwa C, Alitubeera P, Kaudha B, Kayego A, Jumbe T, Mtalimanja I, Vallin J, Sinha E, Phillips BS, Amongin D, Bukusi E, Holt K, Kamanga M, Liu J, Malata A, Omoluabi E, Waiswa P. Suchman L, et al. Glob Health Sci Pract. 2023 Dec 22;11(6):e2300143. doi: 10.9745/GHSP-D-23-00143. Print 2023 Dec 22. Glob Health Sci Pract. 2023. PMID: 38050043 Free PMC article.
Data for this article are drawn from the experiences of the Innovations for Choice and Autonomy (ICAN) Research Consortium. ICAN aims to understand how self-injectable contraceptives can be implemented in ways that best meet women's needs in Kenya, Uganda, Malawi, a …
Data for this article are drawn from the experiences of the Innovations for Choice and Autonomy (ICAN) Research Consortium. ICAN aims to und …
Contraceptive use by number of living children in Ghana: Evidence from the 2017 maternal health survey.
Compton S, Nakua E, Moyer C, Dzomeku V, Treleaven E, Otupiri E, Lori J. Compton S, et al. PLoS One. 2023 Dec 14;18(12):e0295815. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0295815. eCollection 2023. PLoS One. 2023. PMID: 38096259 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: There is a significant literature describing the link between parity and contraceptive use. However, there is limited knowledge about the disaggregation by parity of the type of contraceptives. In this study, we describe the use of contraceptives
BACKGROUND: There is a significant literature describing the link between parity and contraceptive use. However, there is limited kno …
The impacts of family planning and HIV service integration on contraceptive prevalence among HIV positive women in Tanzania: a comparative analysis from the 2016/17 Tanzania HIV impact survey.
Timoth S, Machange J, Karino K, Mtenga S, Mkopi A, Levira F. Timoth S, et al. Contracept Reprod Med. 2023 Dec 6;8(1):58. doi: 10.1186/s40834-023-00260-w. Contracept Reprod Med. 2023. PMID: 38057924 Free PMC article.
Family planning and HIV services integration is a national strategy designed to scale-up modern contraceptives among HIV-positive women. This study aims to evaluate the success of a service integration strategy by comparing the prevalence of modern contraceptive use …
Family planning and HIV services integration is a national strategy designed to scale-up modern contraceptives among HIV-positive wom …
Contraceptive Methods Women Have Ever Used:United States, 2015-2019.
Daniels K, Abma JC. Daniels K, et al. Natl Health Stat Report. 2023 Dec;(195):1-18. Natl Health Stat Report. 2023. PMID: 38170816 Free article.
Results-Based on 2015-2019 data, virtually all women of reproductive age who had ever had sexual intercourse with a male partner used at least one contraceptive method at some point in their life up to the time of interview (99.2%, or 63.2 million women ages 15-49), includ …
Results-Based on 2015-2019 data, virtually all women of reproductive age who had ever had sexual intercourse with a male partner used at lea …
Contraceptive Provision to Women With Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Enrolled in Medicaid.
Mitchell L, Vellanki B, Tang L, Hunter K, Finnegan A, Swartz JJ, Huchko M. Mitchell L, et al. Obstet Gynecol. 2023 Dec 1;142(6):1477-1485. doi: 10.1097/AOG.0000000000005421. Epub 2023 Oct 26. Obstet Gynecol. 2023. PMID: 38051293 Free PMC article.
We calculated the proportion in each cohort who received 1) most or moderately effective contraception, 2) long-acting reversible contraception, 3) short-acting contraception, and 4) individual methods. ...RESULTS: Among 9,508 women with intellectual and deve …
We calculated the proportion in each cohort who received 1) most or moderately effective contraception, 2) long-acting reversible …
Patterns of HIV Pre-exposure Prophylaxis use Among Adolescent Girls and Young Women Accessing Routine Sexual and Reproductive Health services in South Africa.
Martin CE, Cox LA, Nongena P, Butler V, Ncube S, Sawry S, Mullick S. Martin CE, et al. J Adolesc Health. 2023 Dec;73(6S):S81-S91. doi: 10.1016/j.jadohealth.2023.08.004. J Adolesc Health. 2023. PMID: 37953014 Free article.
Initiating PrEP at a mobile clinic (AOR 2.10, 95% CI 1.51 - 2.93) and having a partner known to be HIV negative or whose HIV status was unknown (AOR 7.11, 95% CI 1.45 - 34.23; AOR 6.90, 95% CI 1.44 - 33.09) were associated with PrEP use for 1 month. AGYW receiving injectable
Initiating PrEP at a mobile clinic (AOR 2.10, 95% CI 1.51 - 2.93) and having a partner known to be HIV negative or whose HIV status was unkn …
P-coumaric acid ameliorates Aβ25-35-induced brain damage in mice by modulating gut microbiota and serum metabolites.
Cao B, Zeng MN, Hao FX, Hao ZY, Zhang ZK, Liang XW, Wu YY, Zhang YH, Feng WS, Zheng XK. Cao B, et al. Biomed Pharmacother. 2023 Dec;168:115825. doi: 10.1016/j.biopha.2023.115825. Epub 2023 Nov 2. Biomed Pharmacother. 2023. PMID: 37924791 Free article.
PCA was found to ameliorate cognitive dysfunction and neuronal cell damage in Abeta(25-35)-injected mice as measured by behavioral, pathological and biochemical indicators. 16S rDNA sequencing and serum metabolomics showed that PCA reduced the abundance of pro-inflammatory …
PCA was found to ameliorate cognitive dysfunction and neuronal cell damage in Abeta(25-35)-injected mice as measured by behavioral, p …
Substance use among pregnant women in NSW prisons.
Kim SB, White B, Roberts J, Day CA. Kim SB, et al. Int J Drug Policy. 2023 Dec;122:104256. doi: 10.1016/j.drugpo.2023.104256. Epub 2023 Nov 3. Int J Drug Policy. 2023. PMID: 37924608 Free article.
Eighty four percent of the women (n = 119) reported recent use of one or more than one substance and 36 % had injected drugs. The most commonly used substances were (meth)amphetamine (60 %), cannabis (40 %) and opioids (28 %). ...Findings emphasize the importance of timely …
Eighty four percent of the women (n = 119) reported recent use of one or more than one substance and 36 % had injected drugs. The mos …
Providing family planning counseling services for women with chronic medical conditions in an inpatient setting: A randomized feasibility trial.
Spielvogel R, Stephens RB, Clark R, Guillen M, Hankins A, Parise C. Spielvogel R, et al. Contraception. 2023 Dec;128:110133. doi: 10.1016/j.contraception.2023.110133. Epub 2023 Aug 6. Contraception. 2023. PMID: 37549724 Free article. Clinical Trial.
They received bedside family planning counseling and an offer of contraception prior to discharge (oral contraceptive pills, etonogestrel implant, or medroxyprogesterone injection), received a flyer recommending they talk with their outpatient physician about …
They received bedside family planning counseling and an offer of contraception prior to discharge (oral contraceptive pills, e …
Contraceptive method switching and discontinuation during the COVID-19 pandemic in Myanmar: findings from a longitudinal cohort study.
Felker-Kantor E, Aung YK, Wheeler J, Keller B, Paudel M, Little K, Thein ST. Felker-Kantor E, et al. Sex Reprod Health Matters. 2023 Dec;31(1):2215568. doi: 10.1080/26410397.2023.2215568. Sex Reprod Health Matters. 2023. PMID: 37335341 Free PMC article.
The objective of this paper was to document contraceptive dynamics and associated correlates of contraceptive method switching and discontinuation in Myanmar during the COVID-19 pandemic. ...Women who reported difficulty obtaining their method due to COVID-19 had an …
The objective of this paper was to document contraceptive dynamics and associated correlates of contraceptive method switching …
Triptolide protects against podocyte injury in diabetic nephropathy by activating the Nrf2/HO-1 pathway and inhibiting the NLRP3 inflammasome pathway.
Lv C, Cheng T, Zhang B, Sun K, Lu K. Lv C, et al. Ren Fail. 2023 Dec;45(1):2165103. doi: 10.1080/0886022X.2023.2165103. Ren Fail. 2023. PMID: 36938748 Free PMC article.
This study investigated the mechanism of triptolide (TP) in podocyte injury in DN.Methods: DN mouse models were established by feeding with a high-fat diet and injecting with streptozocin and MPC5 podocyte injury models were induced by high-glucose (HG), followed by TP tre …
This study investigated the mechanism of triptolide (TP) in podocyte injury in DN.Methods: DN mouse models were established by feeding with …
Health care provider and client experiences of counselling on depot medroxyprogesterone acetate subcutaneous (DMPA-SC) for self-injection in Malawi.
Porter Erlank C, Ali G, Birhanu F, Stanley M, Chirwa JS, Kachale F, Gunda A. Porter Erlank C, et al. PLOS Glob Public Health. 2023 Nov 30;3(11):e0002057. doi: 10.1371/journal.pgph.0002057. eCollection 2023. PLOS Glob Public Health. 2023. PMID: 38032864 Free PMC article.
Providers play an instrumental role in building client confidence to self-inject through counselling/training. This cross-sectional qualitative study explored the perspectives of providers and injectable clients on the integration of self-injection into co
Providers play an instrumental role in building client confidence to self-inject through counselling/training. This cross-sectional q …
Physiological and behavioral effects of hormonal contraceptive treatment in captive, pair-bonded primates (Plecturocebus cupreus).
Karaskiewicz CL, Ramirez M, Bales KL. Karaskiewicz CL, et al. J Am Assoc Lab Anim Sci. 2023 Nov 11;62(6):494-501. doi: 10.30802/AALAS-JAALAS-23-000017. Epub 2023 Nov 16. J Am Assoc Lab Anim Sci. 2023. PMID: 37973152 Free PMC article.
Hormonal contraception is an effective, reversible tool for managing birth rates in humans and nonhuman animals alike. ...We then studied 35 nonreproductive pairs of coppery titi monkeys (Plecturocebus cupreus) to ascertain whether treating females with one of 2 different …
Hormonal contraception is an effective, reversible tool for managing birth rates in humans and nonhuman animals alike. ...We then stu …
Prevalence and incidence of sexually transmitted infections among South African women initiating injectable and long-acting contraceptives.
Harryparsad R, Meyer B, Taku O, Serrano M, Chen PL, Gao X, Williamson AL, Mehou-Loko C, d'Hellencourt FL, Smit J, Strauss J, Nanda K, Ahmed K, Beksinska M, Buck G, Morrison C, Deese J, Masson L. Harryparsad R, et al. PLoS One. 2023 Nov 10;18(11):e0294285. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0294285. eCollection 2023. PLoS One. 2023. PMID: 37948399 Free PMC article. Clinical Trial.
Lateral vaginal wall swab samples were collected prior to contraceptive initiation and at months one and three following contraceptive initiation for STI testing. RESULTS: There were no significant differences in STI incidence and prevalence across contraceptive
Lateral vaginal wall swab samples were collected prior to contraceptive initiation and at months one and three following contracep
"It's already in your body and it's preventing": a qualitative study of African female adolescent's acceptability and preferences for proxy HIV prevention methods in Cape Town, South Africa.
Fynn L, Gill K, Wallace M, Atujuna M, Duyver M, Ngcobo P, Spiegel H, Rinehart A, Hosek S, Bekker LG. Fynn L, et al. BMC Public Health. 2023 Nov 2;23(1):2143. doi: 10.1186/s12889-023-16955-3. BMC Public Health. 2023. PMID: 37919697 Free PMC article. Clinical Trial.
BACKGROUND: Advances in biomedical HIV prevention will soon offer young women a choice of HIV prevention methods, including various pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) modalities such as daily oral pills, dapivirine vaginal ring, and long-acting injectable agents. By un …
BACKGROUND: Advances in biomedical HIV prevention will soon offer young women a choice of HIV prevention methods, including various pre-expo …
The Effect of a Decade Implemented Project in Improving the Uptake of Comprehensive Contraception: Difference-In-Difference Analysis.
Titiyos A, Kassaw J, O'Connell KA. Titiyos A, et al. Ethiop J Health Sci. 2023 Nov;33(6):927-934. doi: 10.4314/ejhs.v33i6.2. Ethiop J Health Sci. 2023. PMID: 38784488 Free PMC article.
To track temporal changes in the family planning indicators in the ABRI and non-ABRI areas, we employed simple trend analysis. RESULTS: The results show that overall contraceptive prevalence rate, use of injectables, women's knowledge of Long-Acting Reversible Co
To track temporal changes in the family planning indicators in the ABRI and non-ABRI areas, we employed simple trend analysis. RESULTS: The …
Postpartum family planning uptake and its associated factors among postpartum women in Asosa zone, Benishangul Gumuz regional state, Ethiopia: a facility-based cross-sectional study.
Oljira R, Tilahun T, Tiruneh G, Bekuma TT, Getachew M, Seme A, Getahun A, Dereje L, Mosisa A, Turi E. Oljira R, et al. Contracept Reprod Med. 2023 Nov 1;8(1):53. doi: 10.1186/s40834-023-00252-w. Contracept Reprod Med. 2023. PMID: 37907973 Free PMC article.
Due to this, contraceptive use by women is ignored at this time. OBJECTIVE: This study assessed the associated factors of postpartum family planning (PPFP) service uptake in the Asosa zone. ...Nearly two-thirds of the study participants (64.1%) had resumed sexual intercour …
Due to this, contraceptive use by women is ignored at this time. OBJECTIVE: This study assessed the associated factors of postpartum …
Experience with Contraceptive Dosage Forms and Interest in Novel PrEP Technologies in Women.
Jansen van Vuuren CJ, Lewis L, Harkoo I, Dawood H, Mansoor LE. Jansen van Vuuren CJ, et al. AIDS Behav. 2023 Nov;27(11):3596-3602. doi: 10.1007/s10461-023-04072-6. Epub 2023 May 23. AIDS Behav. 2023. PMID: 37221330 Free PMC article.
Univariable and multivariable Poisson regression models with robust standard errors were used to detect associations between women's prior and current contraceptive use and interest in PrEP options. Of 425 women enrolled, 381 (89.6%) had used at least one modern female …
Univariable and multivariable Poisson regression models with robust standard errors were used to detect associations between women's prior a …
Hormonal Contraception Use and Sexual Frequency across Young Women's Intimate Relationships.
Blumenstock SM, Barber JS. Blumenstock SM, et al. J Sex Res. 2023 Nov-Dec;60(9):1283-1296. doi: 10.1080/00224499.2022.2059649. Epub 2022 Apr 18. J Sex Res. 2023. PMID: 35435786 Free PMC article.
We examined whether hormonal contraception (HC) use predicts sexual frequency throughout and across young women's intimate relationships. ...When separated by method type, similar trajectories were found for the pill, ring, and IUD/implant; following the initial increase, …
We examined whether hormonal contraception (HC) use predicts sexual frequency throughout and across young women's intimate relationsh …
Utilization of modern temporary contraceptive methods and its predictors among reproductive-aged women in India: insights from NFHS-5 (2019-21).
Agrawal R, Mishra M, Rehman T, Surendran G, Sinha A, Kanungo S, Pati S. Agrawal R, et al. Front Glob Womens Health. 2023 Oct 31;4:1219003. doi: 10.3389/fgwh.2023.1219003. eCollection 2023. Front Glob Womens Health. 2023. PMID: 38025983 Free PMC article.
Evidence from various studies on modern contraceptive methods shows that the utilization varies greatly. The present study aimed to estimate the magnitude and determinants for temporary modern contraceptive utilization among reproductive-aged (15-49 years) women in …
Evidence from various studies on modern contraceptive methods shows that the utilization varies greatly. The present study aimed to e …
Conventional ovarian stimulation vs. delayed single dose corifollitropin alfa ovarian stimulation in oocyte donors: a prospective randomized study. Tail trial.
Alvarado Franco CA, Bernabeu García A, Suñol Sala J, Guerrero Villena J, Albero Amorós S, Llacer J, Delgado Navas RA, Ortiz JA, Pitas A, Castillo Farfan JC, Bernabeu Pérez R. Alvarado Franco CA, et al. Front Reprod Health. 2023 Oct 30;5:1239175. doi: 10.3389/frph.2023.1239175. eCollection 2023. Front Reprod Health. 2023. PMID: 37965590 Free PMC article.
The present study compares two protocols for ovarian controlled stimulation in terms of number of cumulus-oocyte complexes and metaphase II oocytes. We employed a single injection of 150mcg of corifollitropin alfa after a 7-day oral contraceptive pill-free interval …
The present study compares two protocols for ovarian controlled stimulation in terms of number of cumulus-oocyte complexes and metaphase II …
Assessment of breast cancer risk perception, knowledge, and breast self-examination practices among market women in Owo, Ondo State, Nigeria.
Awogbayila M, Onasoga O, Jibril U, Oluwafemi F, Orok E. Awogbayila M, et al. BMC Womens Health. 2023 Oct 27;23(1):556. doi: 10.1186/s12905-023-02711-7. BMC Womens Health. 2023. PMID: 37891548 Free PMC article.
More than two-thirds (78.5%) of the participants stated that they practiced breast self-examination, while 58.5% reported to have been taught how to perform BSE. 75.8% agreed that the use of injectable contraception or oral pills can result in BC, while 75.8% also a …
More than two-thirds (78.5%) of the participants stated that they practiced breast self-examination, while 58.5% reported to have been taugh …
Functional data analysis to characterize disease patterns in frequent longitudinal data: application to bacterial vaginal microbiota patterns using weekly Nugent scores and identification of pattern-specific risk factors.
Biswas R, Thoma M, Kong X. Biswas R, et al. BMC Med Res Methodol. 2023 Oct 26;23(1):251. doi: 10.1186/s12874-023-02063-8. BMC Med Res Methodol. 2023. PMID: 37884907 Free PMC article.
Higher Nugent score at the start of an interval, younger age group of less than 20 years, unprotected source for bathing water, a woman's partner's being not circumcised, use of injectable/Norplant hormonal contraceptives for family planning were associated with hig …
Higher Nugent score at the start of an interval, younger age group of less than 20 years, unprotected source for bathing water, a woman's pa …
Family planning service availability and readiness assessment of primary health care facilities in Delta State, Nigeria: a mixed methods survey.
Obong DT, Oyibo P. Obong DT, et al. Reprod Health. 2023 Oct 24;20(1):158. doi: 10.1186/s12978-023-01693-x. Reprod Health. 2023. PMID: 37872573 Free PMC article.
RESULTS: Twenty-one (65.6%) of the PHC facilities surveyed offered at least five modern methods of family planning. Stock-outs of emergency contraceptives, implants, intra-uterine contraceptive device (IUCD), oral contraceptive pills (OCP), condoms, and in
RESULTS: Twenty-one (65.6%) of the PHC facilities surveyed offered at least five modern methods of family planning. Stock-outs of emergency …
Moving policy to practice: role of advocacy in enabling provision of injectable contraceptives by pharmacists in Kenya.
Njiri S, Mulyanga S, Choge I, Kwachi B, Mwalimu R, Ontiri S. Njiri S, et al. Front Glob Womens Health. 2023 Oct 11;4:1218220. doi: 10.3389/fgwh.2023.1218220. eCollection 2023. Front Glob Womens Health. 2023. PMID: 37901119 Free PMC article.
Expanding access to contraceptive services by making them available in pharmacies and drug shops is a family planning high-impact practice. ...Implementation of the policy provision that allows pharmacists and pharmaceutical technologists to provide injectable co
Expanding access to contraceptive services by making them available in pharmacies and drug shops is a family planning high-impact pra …
Provision of Patient Care Services and Goals for Expansion in Community and Ambulatory Care Pharmacies in Southeastern North Carolina.
Laskowitz M, Roller JS, Mun H, Ferreri SP, Beznos B, Annis IE, Garcia N, Campbell W, Sleath B. Laskowitz M, et al. Innov Pharm. 2023 Oct 10;14(1):10.24926/iip.v14i1.5091. doi: 10.24926/iip.v14i1.5091. eCollection 2023. Innov Pharm. 2023. PMID: 38035324 Free PMC article.
The services that pharmacy managers wanted to learn more about through continuing education included: oral/transdermal contraceptives (60.5%), administration of long-acting injectables (LAIs) (36.8%), and dispensing of HIV post-exposure prophylaxis (PEP) (23.7%)....
The services that pharmacy managers wanted to learn more about through continuing education included: oral/transdermal contraceptives
Physicochemical considerations in the formulation development of silicone elastomer vaginal rings releasing 5-nitroimidazole drugs for the treatment of bacterial vaginosis.
Zhao X, Boyd P, Dallal Bashi YH, McCoy CF, Karl Malcolm R. Zhao X, et al. Int J Pharm. 2023 Sep 25;644:123296. doi: 10.1016/j.ijpharm.2023.123296. Epub 2023 Aug 6. Int J Pharm. 2023. PMID: 37553058 Free article.
All four drugs showed good compatibility with a medical-grade addition-cure silicone elastomer based upon thermal analysis experiments, and matrix-type rings containing 250 mg (3.125 %w/w) of each drug were successfully manufactured by reaction injection molding. 28-day in …
All four drugs showed good compatibility with a medical-grade addition-cure silicone elastomer based upon thermal analysis experiments, and …
A randomized crossover study to evaluate local tolerability following subcutaneous administration of a new depot medroxyprogesterone acetate contraceptive formulation.
Halpern V, Wheeless A, Brache V, Lendvay A, Cochón L, Taylor D, Dorflinger LJ. Halpern V, et al. Contracept X. 2023 Sep 12;5:100100. doi: 10.1016/j.conx.2023.100100. eCollection 2023. Contracept X. 2023. PMID: 37823034 Free PMC article.
Eleven cases of hypopigmentation occurred following 25 full-dose injections of undiluted TV-46046 (44.0%), six following 27 full-dose injections of diluted TV-46046 (22.2%), and seven following 26 full-dose injections of Depo-subQ 104 (26.9%). Hypopigmentatio …
Eleven cases of hypopigmentation occurred following 25 full-dose injections of undiluted TV-46046 (44.0%), six following 27 full-dose …
Preconception contraceptive use and miscarriage: prospective cohort study.
Yland JJ, Wesselink AK, Hernandez-Diaz S, Huybrechts K, Hatch EE, Wang TR, Savitz D, Kuohung W, Rothman KJ, Wise LA. Yland JJ, et al. BMJ Med. 2023 Sep 11;2(1):e000569. doi: 10.1136/bmjmed-2023-000569. eCollection 2023. BMJ Med. 2023. PMID: 37705685 Free PMC article.
RESULTS: Preconception use of combined and progestin-only oral contraceptives, hormonal intrauterine devices, copper intrauterine devices, rings, implants, or natural methods was not associated with miscarriage compared with use of barrier methods. Participan …
RESULTS: Preconception use of combined and progestin-only oral contraceptives, hormonal intrauterine devices, copper intrauter …
Minnelide combined with anti-ANGPTL3-FLD monoclonal antibody completely protects mice with adriamycin nephropathy by promoting autophagy and inhibiting apoptosis.
Ji B, Liu J, Yin Y, Xu H, Shen Q, Yu J. Ji B, et al. Cell Death Dis. 2023 Sep 9;14(9):601. doi: 10.1038/s41419-023-06124-0. Cell Death Dis. 2023. PMID: 37689694 Free PMC article.
Therefore, the present study aimed to investigate whether minnelide combined with mAb could further protect mice with AN and the underlying mechanisms. 8-week-old C57BL/6 female mice were injected with 25 mg/kg of Adriamycin (ADR) by tail vein to establish the AN model. .. …
Therefore, the present study aimed to investigate whether minnelide combined with mAb could further protect mice with AN and the underlying …
Prevalence of and factors associated with the use of gender-affirming hormonal therapy outside the reference regimen among transgender people in a community-led clinic in Metro Manila, Philippines: a retrospective cross-sectional study.
Eustaquio PC, Dela Cruz JDM, Araña Y, Rosos B, Rosadiño JDT, Pagtakhan RG, Regencia ZJG, Baja ES. Eustaquio PC, et al. BMJ Open. 2023 Sep 5;13(9):e072252. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2023-072252. BMJ Open. 2023. PMID: 37669846 Free PMC article.
Many trans women and transfeminine people (TWTFP; 58.9%, 86/146) reported using oral contraceptive pills (OCPs), whereas most trans men (TM; 73.8%, 79/107) reported injecting testosterone esters. ...
Many trans women and transfeminine people (TWTFP; 58.9%, 86/146) reported using oral contraceptive pills (OCPs), whereas most trans m …
Plumbagin alleviates obesity-related asthma: Targeting inflammation, oxidative stress, and the AMPK pathway.
Zhang L, Liang D, Liu L, Liu L. Zhang L, et al. Immun Inflamm Dis. 2023 Sep;11(9):e1025. doi: 10.1002/iid3.1025. Immun Inflamm Dis. 2023. PMID: 37773696 Free PMC article.
The mice were sensitized to 100 mug ovalbumin (OVA) once a week and intraperitoneally injected with 1 mg/kg PLB once daily from Week 10 to 11 and then challenged with 10 mug OVA twice a day on Week 12. ...
The mice were sensitized to 100 mug ovalbumin (OVA) once a week and intraperitoneally injected with 1 mg/kg PLB once daily from Week …
Effect of basal luteinizing hormone (bLH) level on in vitro fertilization/intra-cytoplasmic injections (IVF/ICSI) outcomes in polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) patients.
Liu Z, Wang KH. Liu Z, et al. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2023 Aug 29;23(1):618. doi: 10.1186/s12884-023-05944-4. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2023. PMID: 37644399 Free PMC article.
OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the effect of basal luteinizing hormone (bLH) levels on In Vitro Fertilization/Intra-Cytoplasmic Injections (IVF/ICSI) outcomes in polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). ...The patients were based on the third quartile (12.455) of the basal LH value was t …
OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the effect of basal luteinizing hormone (bLH) levels on In Vitro Fertilization/Intra-Cytoplasmic Injections (I …
Determinants of contraceptive continuation among women in sub-Saharan Africa.
Budu E, Okyere J, Osei MD, Seidu AA, Ahinkorah BO. Budu E, et al. BMC Womens Health. 2023 Aug 24;23(1):447. doi: 10.1186/s12905-023-02578-8. BMC Womens Health. 2023. PMID: 37620922 Free PMC article.
Compared to women who used LARCs, women who used pills [aOR: 0.34; CI: 0.33-0.36], injectable [aOR: 0.42; CI: 0.40-0.43], other modern contraceptives [aOR: 0.72; CI: 0.68-0.75] or traditional methods [aOR: 0.50; CI: 0.478-0.523] were less likely to continue with the …
Compared to women who used LARCs, women who used pills [aOR: 0.34; CI: 0.33-0.36], injectable [aOR: 0.42; CI: 0.40-0.43], other moder …
Hepatic adenoma in a 7-year-old girl: a case report and literature review.
Gao Y, Zhou J, Xie YC, Qiu LJ, Duan L, A ZX, Wu HF, Lv MX. Gao Y, et al. BMC Pediatr. 2023 Aug 24;23(1):420. doi: 10.1186/s12887-023-04209-5. BMC Pediatr. 2023. PMID: 37620840 Free PMC article. Review.

BACKGROUND: Hepatocellular adenomas (HCAs) are rare benign tumors of the liver that occur predominantly in women taking oral contraceptives. In children, HCAs comprise < 5% of hepatic tumors. We report a case of HCAs in a 7-year-old girl with estrogen and glucose imbala

BACKGROUND: Hepatocellular adenomas (HCAs) are rare benign tumors of the liver that occur predominantly in women taking oral contraceptiv
Enhancing the Introduction and Scale Up of Self-Administered Injectable Contraception (DMPA-SC) in Health Systems (the EASIER Project): Protocol for Embedded Implementation Research.
Baynes C, Steyn PS, Sherr K, Kiarie J. Baynes C, et al. JMIR Res Protoc. 2023 Aug 23;12:e44222. doi: 10.2196/44222. JMIR Res Protoc. 2023. PMID: 37610819 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: The introduction of self-administered injectable contraception presents an opportunity to address the unmet need for family planning. ...OBJECTIVE: EASIER's objectives are to: (1) assess the coverage of self-injectable contraception, and th …
BACKGROUND: The introduction of self-administered injectable contraception presents an opportunity to address the unmet need f …
The Effects of Nebulized Inhaled Triptolide on Airway Inflammation in a Mouse Model of Asthma.
Miao Y, Wei L, Chen H, Zhang Z, Han L. Miao Y, et al. Can Respir J. 2023 Aug 21;2023:2983092. doi: 10.1155/2023/2983092. eCollection 2023. Can Respir J. 2023. PMID: 37645252 Free PMC article.
During the process of sensitization, mice in the three intervention groups were treated with nebulized NS, an injection of Dex, and nebulized triptolide, respectively. Then bronchoalveolar lavage fluid (BALF), peripheral blood, and lung tissue were collected. ...Inhalation …
During the process of sensitization, mice in the three intervention groups were treated with nebulized NS, an injection of Dex, and n …
Dual contraceptive use and associated factors among female sex workers in Gulu City, Uganda in 2023.
Bongomin F, Pebolo PF, Kibone W, Apio PO, Nsenga L, Okot J, Madraa G, Laker FG, Akello M, Ouma S, Musoke D. Bongomin F, et al. Trop Med Health. 2023 Aug 16;51(1):45. doi: 10.1186/s41182-023-00536-6. Trop Med Health. 2023. PMID: 37587526 Free PMC article.
In total, 66.2% (95%CI 60.8-71.3) of the participants (n = 208) reported current dual contraceptive use. The most common modern contraceptive method used was the implants (52.4%, n = 109), followed by injectable contraceptives (22.6.0%, n = 47), and bi …
In total, 66.2% (95%CI 60.8-71.3) of the participants (n = 208) reported current dual contraceptive use. The most common modern co
Estradiol Valerate.
[No authors listed] [No authors listed] 2023 Aug 15. Drugs and Lactation Database (LactMed®) [Internet]. Bethesda (MD): National Institute of Child Health and Human Development; 2006–. 2023 Aug 15. Drugs and Lactation Database (LactMed®) [Internet]. Bethesda (MD): National Institute of Child Health and Human Development; 2006–. PMID: 30000821 Free Books & Documents. Review.
The decrease in milk supply can happen over the first few days of estrogen exposure.[1] Oral estradiol valerate is only available in the United States in a combination oral contraceptive product that also contains dienogest. Based on the available evidence, expert opinion …
The decrease in milk supply can happen over the first few days of estrogen exposure.[1] Oral estradiol valerate is only available in the Uni …
Willingness to use novel reversible methods of male birth control: a community-based survey of cisgender men in the United States.
Martins SL, Boraas CM. Martins SL, et al. Contracept Reprod Med. 2023 Aug 10;8(1):41. doi: 10.1186/s40834-023-00242-y. Contracept Reprod Med. 2023. PMID: 37563690 Free PMC article.
We examined variation in participants' willingness to use MBC by method (gel, pill, injection, implant, and vas occlusion), potential side effects, and potential barriers. ...
We examined variation in participants' willingness to use MBC by method (gel, pill, injection, implant, and vas occlusion), potential …
The intersection between migration, HIV, and family planning in Uganda: a cross-sectional population-based study.
Namusisi P, Yeh PT, Ssekubugu R, Chang LW, Lutalo T, Zimmerman LA, Grabowski MK. Namusisi P, et al. medRxiv [Preprint]. 2023 Aug 8:2023.08.05.23293691. doi: 10.1101/2023.08.05.23293691. medRxiv. 2023. Update in: Reprod Health. 2024 May 17;21(1):65. doi: 10.1186/s12978-024-01796-z. PMID: 37609347 Free PMC article. Updated. Preprint.
BACKGROUND: Low use of modern methods of contraception has been linked to HIV seropositivity and to migration, but few studies have evaluated the intersection of both risk factors with contraceptive use. ...Recent in-migrants (arrival within approximately 1.5 years) …
BACKGROUND: Low use of modern methods of contraception has been linked to HIV seropositivity and to migration, but few studies have e …
Missed opportunity for self-injectable contraception awareness and adoption: Insights from client exit interviews in Uganda and Nigeria.
Ontiri S, Rothschild C, Nakimuli D, Adeoye O. Ontiri S, et al. Contracept X. 2023 Aug 7;5:100098. doi: 10.1016/j.conx.2023.100098. eCollection 2023. Contracept X. 2023. PMID: 37706059 Free PMC article.
OBJECTIVES: To assess the extent to which self-injection contraceptive information and services are provided to women in Uganda and Nigeria. ...RESULTS: More than a third of respondents in Uganda (31.2%) and Nigeria (40.5%) reported not receiving any information abo …
OBJECTIVES: To assess the extent to which self-injection contraceptive information and services are provided to women in Ugand …
The Relationship Between Contraceptive Method Use and Return of Fecundity Among Women Attempting Pregnancy in Low- and Middle-Income Countries.
Gemmill A, Bradley SEK, Berger BO, Bell SO. Gemmill A, et al. Demography. 2023 Aug 1;60(4):1163-1179. doi: 10.1215/00703370-10877719. Demography. 2023. PMID: 37449662 Free PMC article.
One of the most common barriers to using effective family planning methods is the belief that hormonal contraceptives and contraceptive devices have adverse effects on future fertility. ...Results from multivariable analysis showed that compared with users of …
One of the most common barriers to using effective family planning methods is the belief that hormonal contraceptives and contrace
The efficacy of GnRH-a followed by SanJieZhenTong capsules in long-term management of endometriosis: Study protocol for a multicenter, double-blinded, double-dummy randomized clinical trial.
Zheng Y, Guo R, Tian Q, Du Y, Wang L, Zhu Z, Yu E, Sun J, Yi X, Xu C. Zheng Y, et al. Contemp Clin Trials Commun. 2023 Jun 20;34:101179. doi: 10.1016/j.conctc.2023.101179. eCollection 2023 Aug. Contemp Clin Trials Commun. 2023. PMID: 37409188 Free PMC article.
After fundamental treatment (gonadotropin-releasing hormone agonists injection starts on the first day of menstruation postoperatively, and repeats 3 times every 28 days), participants will be randomly allocated to the oral contraceptive group (oral contraceptive
After fundamental treatment (gonadotropin-releasing hormone agonists injection starts on the first day of menstruation postoperativel …
Update on the Impact of Depot Medroxyprogesterone Acetate on Vaginal Mucosal Endpoints and Relevance to Sexually Transmitted Infections.
Dabee S, Balle C, Onono M, Innes S, Nair G, Palanee-Phillips T, Burgener AD, Bosinger SE, Passmore JS, Heffron R, Jaspan H, Happel AU. Dabee S, et al. Curr HIV/AIDS Rep. 2023 Aug;20(4):251-260. doi: 10.1007/s11904-023-00662-0. Epub 2023 Jun 21. Curr HIV/AIDS Rep. 2023. PMID: 37341916 Free PMC article. Review.
PURPOSE OF REVIEW: The long-acting reversible intramuscularly-injected contraceptive depot medroxyprogesterone acetate (DMPA-IM) is widely used by cisgender women in Africa. Although DMPA-IM provides reliable contraception, potential effects on the female gen …
PURPOSE OF REVIEW: The long-acting reversible intramuscularly-injected contraceptive depot medroxyprogesterone acetate (DMPA-I …
The association between quality of contraceptive counseling and selection of contraceptive method post-counseling among women in Ethiopia.
Ermias Y, Averbach SH, Dey AK, Gebrehanna E, Holt K. Ermias Y, et al. Contraception. 2023 Aug;124:110060. doi: 10.1016/j.contraception.2023.110060. Epub 2023 May 11. Contraception. 2023. PMID: 37178813 Free article.
OBJECTIVES: To better understand the relationship between high-quality contraceptive counseling and met family planning needs, we examined the association between quality of counseling and selection of a method postvisit among women requesting contraception in Ethio …
OBJECTIVES: To better understand the relationship between high-quality contraceptive counseling and met family planning needs, we exa …
Contextual factors influencing the roles of patent medicine vendors in the provision of injectable contraception services in Nigeria.
Adebayo AM, Oluwasanu MM, Okunade FT, Ajayi OO, Akindele AO, Ajuwon AJ. Adebayo AM, et al. Reprod Health. 2023 Jul 22;20(1):107. doi: 10.1186/s12978-023-01650-8. Reprod Health. 2023. PMID: 37481557 Free PMC article.
This study was designed to identify the contextual factors influencing the provision of injectable contraceptive services by PMVs and the broader effects of their activities on the health system to inform similar interventions in Nigeria. ...According to the respond …
This study was designed to identify the contextual factors influencing the provision of injectable contraceptive services by P …
Triptolide with hepatotoxicity and nephrotoxicity used in local delivery treatment of myocardial infarction by thermosensitive hydrogel.
Wang K, Zhu K, Zhu Z, Shao F, Qian R, Wang C, Dong H, Li Y, Gao Z, Zhao J. Wang K, et al. J Nanobiotechnology. 2023 Jul 17;21(1):227. doi: 10.1186/s12951-023-01980-6. J Nanobiotechnology. 2023. PMID: 37461079 Free PMC article.
Herein, we designed a long-acting hydrogel platform (TPL@PLGA@F127) for MI treatment by intramyocardial injection. First, we found that the inflammatory response and immune regulation might be the main mechanisms of TPL against MI by network pharmacology. ...
Herein, we designed a long-acting hydrogel platform (TPL@PLGA@F127) for MI treatment by intramyocardial injection. First, we found th …
Uptake of modern contraceptive methods among women of reproductive age in Chake District-Pemba Tanzania: a descriptive crossectional study.
Abeid RA, Sumari EI, Qin C, Lyimo AA, Luttaay GA. Abeid RA, et al. Contracept Reprod Med. 2023 Jul 17;8(1):35. doi: 10.1186/s40834-023-00234-y. Contracept Reprod Med. 2023. PMID: 37461065 Free PMC article.
Despite the efforts in the health sector still, the contraceptive prevalence rate in Zanzibar remains low (9.1%). In Pemba, few studies have been done on modern contraceptive uptake and little is known about factors that hinder the uptake of modern contraceptives
Despite the efforts in the health sector still, the contraceptive prevalence rate in Zanzibar remains low (9.1%). In Pemba, few studi …
Molecular dissection and testing of PRSS37 function through LC-MS/MS and the generation of a PRSS37 humanized mouse model.
Sutton C, Nozawa K, Kent K, Saltzman A, Leng M, Nagarajan S, Malovannaya A, Ikawa M, Garcia TX, Matzuk MM. Sutton C, et al. Sci Rep. 2023 Jul 14;13(1):11374. doi: 10.1038/s41598-023-37700-1. Sci Rep. 2023. PMID: 37452050 Free PMC article.
The quest for a non-hormonal male contraceptive pill for men still exists. Serine protease 37 (PRSS37) is a sperm-specific protein that when ablated in mice renders them sterile. ...In summary, we report vast biological insight including insight into PRSS37 function and th …
The quest for a non-hormonal male contraceptive pill for men still exists. Serine protease 37 (PRSS37) is a sperm-specific protein th …
Impaired Testicular Function without Altering Testosterone Concentration Using an Anti-Follicular-Stimulating Hormone Receptor (Anti-FSHr) Single-Chain Variable Fragment (scFv) in Long-Tailed Macaques (Macaca fascicularis).
Navanukraw P, Chotimanukul S, Kemthong T, Choowongkomon K, Chatdarong K. Navanukraw P, et al. Animals (Basel). 2023 Jul 12;13(14):2282. doi: 10.3390/ani13142282. Animals (Basel). 2023. PMID: 37508065 Free PMC article.
Testicular appearance and volume, ejaculate quality, and serum testosterone levels were recorded on day 0 (before injection) and on days 7, 28, and 56 (after injection). Testicular tissue biopsies were performed on day 7 and day 56 to quantify the mRNA expressions o …
Testicular appearance and volume, ejaculate quality, and serum testosterone levels were recorded on day 0 (before injection) and on d …
Association of State Funding for Comprehensive Reproductive Health Care With Use of Contraception Among Latina Patients and Non-Latina Patients in Oregon.
Cohen MA, Boniface ER, Skye M, Linz R, Pedhiwala N, Rodriguez MI. Cohen MA, et al. JAMA Health Forum. 2023 Jul 7;4(7):e232144. doi: 10.1001/jamahealthforum.2023.2144. JAMA Health Forum. 2023. PMID: 37505490 Free PMC article.
OBJECTIVE: To assess whether removing financial barriers to accessing contraceptive care is associated with an improvement in use of moderately and highly effective contraceptive methods among Latina women compared with non-Latina women. ...MAIN OUTCOMES AND MEASURE …
OBJECTIVE: To assess whether removing financial barriers to accessing contraceptive care is associated with an improvement in use of …
Implementation strategies to scale up self-administered depot medroxyprogesterone acetate subcutaneous injectable contraception: a scoping review.
Aderoba AK, Steyn PS, Kiarie JN. Aderoba AK, et al. Syst Rev. 2023 Jul 4;12(1):114. doi: 10.1186/s13643-023-02216-2. Syst Rev. 2023. PMID: 37403147 Free PMC article. Review.
BACKGROUND: Self-administered depot medroxyprogesterone acetate subcutaneous injectable contraception (DMPA-SC) is registered in many countries. It shows great potential for improving contraceptive access, continuation, and autonomy. However, there are challe …
BACKGROUND: Self-administered depot medroxyprogesterone acetate subcutaneous injectable contraception (DMPA-SC) is registered …
"I was just concerned about getting pregnant": Attitudes toward pregnancy and contraceptive use among adolescent girls and young women in Thika, Kenya.
Daniel AK, Casmir E, Oluoch L, Micheni M, Kiptinness C, Wald A, Mugo NR, Roxby AC, Ngure K. Daniel AK, et al. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2023 Jul 4;23(1):493. doi: 10.1186/s12884-023-05802-3. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2023. PMID: 37403049 Free PMC article.
Interviews were conducted in both English and Kiswahili, transcribed, and coded using inductive and deductive approaches to identify emerging themes. RESULTS: Misconceptions about long-acting reversible contraceptives (LARCs), injectables, and daily oral contrace
Interviews were conducted in both English and Kiswahili, transcribed, and coded using inductive and deductive approaches to identify emergin …
A Fatal Case of Acute Thrombotic Occlusion in More Than 3 Epicardial Coronary Arteries Associated with the Yasmin Oral Contraceptive.
Koza Y, Birdal O, Macit R, Taş H, Bayram E. Koza Y, et al. J Tehran Heart Cent. 2023 Jul;18(3):214-217. doi: 10.18502/jthc.v18i3.14116. J Tehran Heart Cent. 2023. PMID: 38146410 Free PMC article.
MI caused by more than 1 culprit vessel is very rare. Oral contraceptives (OCSs) are used for birth control. Despite a few case reports, the association between the new-generation OCS use and the MI risk remains controversial. ...Multiple balloon inflations with intracoron …
MI caused by more than 1 culprit vessel is very rare. Oral contraceptives (OCSs) are used for birth control. Despite a few case repor …
Securing accelerated access to long-acting injectable cabotegravir for HIV prevention in low- and middle-income countries.
Jenkins SY, Resar D, Panos Z, Staple A, Watkins M, Ripin D, Amole C. Jenkins SY, et al. J Int AIDS Soc. 2023 Jul;26 Suppl 2(Suppl 2):e26101. doi: 10.1002/jia2.26101. J Int AIDS Soc. 2023. PMID: 37439082 Free PMC article.
Oral pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) alone cannot address the diverse needs of the millions of people at risk of HIV acquisition. Long-acting injectable cabotegravir (CAB-LA) received United States Food and Drug Administration approval for HIV prevention in December 2021. …
Oral pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) alone cannot address the diverse needs of the millions of people at risk of HIV acquisition. Long-actin …
Preparing for long-acting PrEP delivery: building on lessons from oral PrEP.
Celum C, Grinsztejn B, Ngure K. Celum C, et al. J Int AIDS Soc. 2023 Jul;26 Suppl 2(Suppl 2):e26103. doi: 10.1002/jia2.26103. J Int AIDS Soc. 2023. PMID: 37439077 Free PMC article.
INTRODUCTION: With recent approvals of long-acting (LA) HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) in the form of injectable cabotegravir and the dapivirine ring, programmes need to consider how to optimize the delivery of PrEP methods, including by leveraging lessons from the pa …
INTRODUCTION: With recent approvals of long-acting (LA) HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) in the form of injectable cabotegravir an …
Contraceptive services in Oregon's state-funded network during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Rodriguez MI, Skye M, Schrote K, Linz R, Pedhiwala N, Liberty A, Fuerst M, Edelman AB. Rodriguez MI, et al. Contraception. 2023 Jul;123:110054. doi: 10.1016/j.contraception.2023.110054. Epub 2023 Apr 22. Contraception. 2023. PMID: 37088123 Free PMC article.
Data were abstracted from clinic records and restricted to visits of patients identifying as female, 12-51 years old, not using sterilization as a method. Contraception was grouped by effectiveness Tier (Tier 1: intrauterine device, implants; Tier 2: progestin injectabl
Data were abstracted from clinic records and restricted to visits of patients identifying as female, 12-51 years old, not using sterilizatio …
Patient's experience and satisfaction with self-administered subcutaneous depot medroxyprogesterone acetate use during the first year of COVID-19.
Smith TJ, Urdanigo TK, Shroff N, Rubin SE. Smith TJ, et al. Contraception. 2023 Jul;123:110008. doi: 10.1016/j.contraception.2023.110008. Epub 2023 Mar 15. Contraception. 2023. PMID: 36931548 Free PMC article.
IMPLICATIONS: Self-administered DMPA-SC is an acceptable contraception option that provides an opportunity to maintain contraception access while eliminating need for an in-person visit. Thus, self-administered DMPA-SC should be included in clinicians' routine co
IMPLICATIONS: Self-administered DMPA-SC is an acceptable contraception option that provides an opportunity to maintain contracepti
Women Want Choices: Opinions from the Share.Learn.Shape Global Internet Survey About Multipurpose Prevention Technology (MPT) Products in Development.
Friedland BA, Plagianos M, Savel C, Kallianes V, Martinez C, Begg L, Guthrie KM, Venkatasetty D, Pickett J, Haddad LB. Friedland BA, et al. AIDS Behav. 2023 Jul;27(7):2190-2204. doi: 10.1007/s10461-022-03951-8. Epub 2023 Mar 7. AIDS Behav. 2023. PMID: 36881183 Free PMC article.
Women need multipurpose prevention technologies (MPTs) to simultaneously prevent sexually transmitted infections (STIs), including HIV, with or without contraception. User feedback early in product development is critical for maximizing uptake and continuation. Our global …
Women need multipurpose prevention technologies (MPTs) to simultaneously prevent sexually transmitted infections (STIs), including HIV, with …
Safety of multiple administrations of spermicidal LL-37 antimicrobial peptide into the mouse female reproductive tract.
Lee SG, Kiattiburut W, Burke Schinkel SC, Angel J, Tanphaichitr N. Lee SG, et al. Mol Hum Reprod. 2023 Jun 30;29(7):gaad023. doi: 10.1093/molehr/gaad023. Mol Hum Reprod. 2023. PMID: 37326833 Free PMC article.
Mice injected with PBS in parallel were regarded as negative controls, whereas those injected with vaginal contraceptive foam (VCF, available over the counter), containing 12.5% nonoxynol-9, served as positive controls for vaginal epithelium disruption. We de …
Mice injected with PBS in parallel were regarded as negative controls, whereas those injected with vaginal contraceptive
Effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on sales of sexual and reproductive health products: an ecological study of pharmacies in Kenya.
Chiu C, Wong A, Melvin O, Vernon J, Liu JX, McCoy SI, Packel LJ. Chiu C, et al. BMJ Open. 2023 Jun 29;13(6):e068222. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2022-068222. BMJ Open. 2023. PMID: 37385741 Free PMC article.
Results differed substantially between individual SRH products-a large decrease in sales quantity in pregnancy tests, injectables and emergency contraception, a modest decrease in condoms and no change in oral contraception. ...Although our data cannot defini …
Results differed substantially between individual SRH products-a large decrease in sales quantity in pregnancy tests, injectables and …
Ultrasound-Assisted Extraction, Followed by Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry for the Simultaneous Quantification of Ethinyl Estradiol and Drospirenone in Contraceptive Formulations.
Peña J, González-Mariño I, Pavón JLP. Peña J, et al. Molecules. 2023 Jun 25;28(13):4978. doi: 10.3390/molecules28134978. Molecules. 2023. PMID: 37446640 Free PMC article.
Contraceptive tablets typically contain a combination of two synthetic versions of an estrogen and a progestogen, which work together to inhibit the ovulation process. An accurate and precise quantification of these components is essential for contraceptive producer
Contraceptive tablets typically contain a combination of two synthetic versions of an estrogen and a progestogen, which work together
Inequities in Family Planning in Low- and Middle-Income Countries.
Ross J, Hardee K, Rosenberg R, Zosa-Feranil I. Ross J, et al. Glob Health Sci Pract. 2023 Jun 21;11(3):e2300070. doi: 10.9745/GHSP-D-23-00070. Print 2023 Jun 21. Glob Health Sci Pract. 2023. PMID: 37348943 Free PMC article.
Community-based distribution of contraceptives averages low, as it is not part of some programs. Over time the scores have improved modestly. ...Much remains to be done to alleviate discriminatory practices against particular subgroups. Equity has improved for access to …
Community-based distribution of contraceptives averages low, as it is not part of some programs. Over time the scores have improved m …
Abortion care availability, readiness, and access: linking population and health facility data in Kinshasa and Kongo Central, DRC.
Magalona S, Thomas HL, Akilimali PZ, Kayembe D, Moreau C, Bell SO. Magalona S, et al. BMC Health Serv Res. 2023 Jun 20;23(1):658. doi: 10.1186/s12913-023-09647-6. BMC Health Serv Res. 2023. PMID: 37340470 Free PMC article.
The main barriers to facility readiness were stock shortages of misoprostol, injectable antibiotics, and contraception. Overall, provision of services was higher post-decriminalization. ...
The main barriers to facility readiness were stock shortages of misoprostol, injectable antibiotics, and contraception. Overal …
Spatial distribution and factors influencing modern contraceptive practice among tribal married women in India: evidence from National Family Health Survey 5 (2019-2021).
Panda SN, Barik M, Acharya AS, Kanungo S, Pati S. Panda SN, et al. BMC Womens Health. 2023 Jun 20;23(1):318. doi: 10.1186/s12905-023-02454-5. BMC Womens Health. 2023. PMID: 37340372 Free PMC article.
Sterilization was the most preferred method of modern contraceptive, whereas injectables were the least preferred method. More than 80% of the married women get the family planning information from the public health facility and health workers. ...CONCLUSION: Improv …
Sterilization was the most preferred method of modern contraceptive, whereas injectables were the least preferred method. More …
Factors facilitating the use of contraceptive methods among urban adolescents and youth in Guinea: a qualitative study.
Manet H, Doucet MH, Bangoura C, Dioubaté N, El Ayadi AM, Sidibé S, Millimouno TM, Delamou A. Manet H, et al. Reprod Health. 2023 Jun 13;20(1):89. doi: 10.1186/s12978-023-01621-z. Reprod Health. 2023. PMID: 37312141 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: The use of modern contraceptive methods among adolescents and youth is a public health priority to prevent unintended pregnancies. ...CONCLUSIONS: This research shows that many adolescents and youth living in Conakry use a variety of contraceptive method …
BACKGROUND: The use of modern contraceptive methods among adolescents and youth is a public health priority to prevent unintended pre …
The Acceptance of Postpartum Intrauterine Contraceptive Devices Among Women Who Receive Focused Family Planning Counseling in the Antenatal Period Compared to Those Who Receive Routine Counseling: A Randomized Controlled Trial.
Najan A, Dixit P, Bhalerao A. Najan A, et al. Cureus. 2023 Jun 12;15(6):e40344. doi: 10.7759/cureus.40344. eCollection 2023 Jun. Cureus. 2023. PMID: 37456407 Free PMC article.
The most common reasons for the refusal were a preference for tubal ligation (TL) and a fear of side effects. When the patients were enquired about their contraceptive use over the past year on telephone conversations after one year of delivery, it was observed that 21.81% …
The most common reasons for the refusal were a preference for tubal ligation (TL) and a fear of side effects. When the patients were enquire …
Preparation, Properties and Therapeutic Effect of a TPL Nanoparticle Thermosensitive Gel for Intra-Articular Injection.
Wang L, Ding Y, Tang Q, Niu X. Wang L, et al. Molecules. 2023 Jun 9;28(12):4659. doi: 10.3390/molecules28124659. Molecules. 2023. PMID: 37375214 Free PMC article.
Most injectable preparations for the articular cavity are solution-type preparations that are frequently administered because of rapid elimination. ...The TPL-NS-Gel can be used as a new type of sustained-release preparation for articular injection....
Most injectable preparations for the articular cavity are solution-type preparations that are frequently administered because of rapi …
Determinants and prevalence of modern contraceptive use among sexually active female youth in the Berekum East Municipality, Ghana.
Amoah EJ, Hinneh T, Aklie R. Amoah EJ, et al. PLoS One. 2023 Jun 8;18(6):e0286585. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0286585. eCollection 2023. PLoS One. 2023. PMID: 37289674 Free PMC article.
Contraceptives ever used were emergency contraceptive pills 88 (41.7%) condoms 84 (39.8%), injectables 80 (37.9%) and the rest used the Calendar method 16 (7.58%), withdrawal 15 (7.11%), and implants 11 (5.21%). ...However, factors such as knowledge about the
Contraceptives ever used were emergency contraceptive pills 88 (41.7%) condoms 84 (39.8%), injectables 80 (37.9%) and t
Injectable contraceptive Depo-Provera induces erratic beating patterns in patient-specific induced pluripotent stem cell-derived cardiomyocytes with long QT syndrome type 2.
Pinsky AM, Gao X, Bains S, Kim CJ, Louradour J, Odening KE, Tester DJ, Giudicessi JR, Ackerman MJ. Pinsky AM, et al. Heart Rhythm. 2023 Jun;20(6):910-917. doi: 10.1016/j.hrthm.2023.03.002. Epub 2023 Mar 6. Heart Rhythm. 2023. PMID: 36889623 Free article.
LQT2 may manifest as QT prolongation on an electrocardiogram and present with arrhythmic syncope/seizures and sudden cardiac arrest/death. Progestin-based oral contraceptives may increase the risk of LQT2-triggered cardiac events in women. We previously reported on a woman …
LQT2 may manifest as QT prolongation on an electrocardiogram and present with arrhythmic syncope/seizures and sudden cardiac arrest/death. P …
Contraceptive Continuation and Experiences Obtaining Implant and IUD Removal Among Women Randomized to Use Injectable Contraception, Levonorgestrel Implant, and Copper IUD in South Africa and Zambia.
Cartwright AF, Callahan RL, Beksinska M, Kasaro MP, Tang JH, Milford C, Wong C, Velarde M, Maphumulo V, Fawzy M, Chinyama M, Chabu E, Mudenda M, Smit J. Cartwright AF, et al. Stud Fam Plann. 2023 Jun;54(2):379-401. doi: 10.1111/sifp.12222. Epub 2023 Feb 1. Stud Fam Plann. 2023. PMID: 36727169 Free PMC article. Clinical Trial.
Few longitudinal studies have measured contraceptive continuation past one year in sub-Saharan Africa. We surveyed 674 women who had been randomized to receive the three-month intramuscular contraceptive injectable (DMPA-IM), levonorgestrel (LNG) implant, or …
Few longitudinal studies have measured contraceptive continuation past one year in sub-Saharan Africa. We surveyed 674 women who had …
Synthesis of end-user research to inform future multipurpose prevention technologies in sub-Saharan Africa: a scoping review.
Bhushan NL, Ridgeway K, Luecke EH, Palanee-Phillips T, Montgomery ET, Minnis AM. Bhushan NL, et al. Front Reprod Health. 2023 May 31;5:1156864. doi: 10.3389/frph.2023.1156864. eCollection 2023. Front Reprod Health. 2023. PMID: 37325244 Free PMC article. Review.
Most studies utilized a qualitative study design (n = 22) and evaluated MPT acceptability and preferences by presenting hypothetical products through images or a list of product attributes (n = 21). The vaginal ring (n = 20), oral tablet (n = 20), and injection (n = 15) we …
Most studies utilized a qualitative study design (n = 22) and evaluated MPT acceptability and preferences by presenting hypothetical product …
Community perception of the determinants of unmet needs of family planning among married women in Buea Health District, Southwest Region, Cameroon.
Donatus L, Nicholas T, Julius DS, Obinchemti ET. Donatus L, et al. Pan Afr Med J. 2023 May 25;45:58. doi: 10.11604/pamj.2023.45.58.33949. eCollection 2023. Pan Afr Med J. 2023. PMID: 37637402 Free PMC article.
A focus group discussion among married women in the Buea health district was necessary to explore the determinants of unmet family planning in order to promote access to and use of long-acting modern contraceptive methods because most research studies have only focused on …
A focus group discussion among married women in the Buea health district was necessary to explore the determinants of unmet family planning …
Dissolving Microneedles Loaded with Gestodene: Fabrication and Characterization In Vitro and In Vivo.
Duan X, Ma J, Ning M, Gao Y. Duan X, et al. Iran J Pharm Res. 2023 May 19;22(1):e131819. doi: 10.5812/ijpr-131819. eCollection 2023 Jan-Dec. Iran J Pharm Res. 2023. PMID: 38116561 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Gestodene (GEST) is widely used in female contraception. It is currently being used as an oral contraceptive. However, unfortunately, oral contraceptives are often associated with several bothersome side effects and poor compliance. ...CONCLUSIONS …
BACKGROUND: Gestodene (GEST) is widely used in female contraception. It is currently being used as an oral contraceptive. Howe …
Libido-sexual disorders and abandonment of injectable contraceptives among users of the Ivorian Association for Family Well-Being in Korhogo, Cote d'Ivoire.
Essis EM, Yeo KJ, Amalaman DM, Konan LL, Bamba I, Coulibaly KSA, Kpebo DOD, Orsot T, Delafosse J, Aka J. Essis EM, et al. Front Glob Womens Health. 2023 May 19;4:1026253. doi: 10.3389/fgwh.2023.1026253. eCollection 2023. Front Glob Womens Health. 2023. PMID: 37275208 Free PMC article.
RESULTS: Side effects identified as associated with injectable contraceptives include libido-sexual disorders, unusual bleeding, and weight gain. ...This intervention should include training of health workers to investigate and manage adverse events related to the u …
RESULTS: Side effects identified as associated with injectable contraceptives include libido-sexual disorders, unusual bleedin …
Reasons for modern contraceptives choice and long-acting reversible contraceptives early removal in Amhara Region, Northwest Ethiopia; qualitative approach.
Gashaye KT, Gebresilassie KY, Kassie BA, Zenebe CB, Mengistu Z, Ferede SE, Andualem Z, Merid MW, Taddese AA, Abera M. Gashaye KT, et al. BMC Womens Health. 2023 May 19;23(1):273. doi: 10.1186/s12905-023-02375-3. BMC Womens Health. 2023. PMID: 37208658 Free PMC article.
The content analysis method was used to classify, organize data, and interpret the qualitative data according to key categories. RESULTS: Several misconceptions about contraceptives (e.g., implants are not appropriate for daily laborers, women who use contraceptives
The content analysis method was used to classify, organize data, and interpret the qualitative data according to key categories. RESULTS: Se …
"The phone number tells us good things we didn't know before." Use of interactive voice response calling for improving knowledge and uptake of family planning methods among Maasai in Tanzania.
Ngowi K, Msoka P, Mtesha B, Kwayu J, Mappi T, Kiwango K, Kiwelu E, Mmasi T, Sichalwe A, Shayo BC, Maro E, Marion Sumari-de Boer I. Ngowi K, et al. PLOS Digit Health. 2023 May 19;2(5):e0000254. doi: 10.1371/journal.pdig.0000254. eCollection 2023 May. PLOS Digit Health. 2023. PMID: 37205646 Free PMC article.
Out of these calls, 14,547 topics were selected. The most selected topics were modern contraceptives (mainly implants, condoms, tubal ligation, and vasectomy). Natural methods of contraception (vaginal fluid observations, calendar, and temperature). ...
Out of these calls, 14,547 topics were selected. The most selected topics were modern contraceptives (mainly implants, condoms, tubal …
Socio-demographic and reproductive characteristics of clients that accepted contraceptives at abortion center at the Charlotte Maxeke Johannesburg Academic Hospital (CMJAH), Johannesburg, South Africa: a cross-sectional study (January-July 2021).
Baffour-Duah K, Shimange-Matsose L, Olorunfemi G. Baffour-Duah K, et al. Pan Afr Med J. 2023 May 17;45:39. doi: 10.11604/pamj.2023.45.39.37441. eCollection 2023. Pan Afr Med J. 2023. PMID: 37545609 Free PMC article.
About 16.25% of the participants had had at least one previous termination of pregnancy. The prevalence of post-abortion contraceptive uptake was 97.5% (95%CI: 90.36% - 99.39%, N=78/80). More than half chose injectable contraceptive (53.85%, 95%CI: 42.60% - 6 …
About 16.25% of the participants had had at least one previous termination of pregnancy. The prevalence of post-abortion contraceptive
Development and validation of a multiplexed assay for the measurement of long-acting hormonal contraceptives in plasma via liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry.
Knezevic CE, Parsons TL, Gollings R, Pandey A, Marzinke MA. Knezevic CE, et al. J Pharm Biomed Anal. 2023 May 10;228:115321. doi: 10.1016/j.jpba.2023.115321. Epub 2023 Mar 5. J Pharm Biomed Anal. 2023. PMID: 36924631 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Exogenous progestins are an effective tool for hormonal contraception and family planning. Progestins may be delivered as oral pills, intramuscular or subcutaneous injections, vaginal rings, or intrauterine devices. ...Progestins were successfully …
BACKGROUND: Exogenous progestins are an effective tool for hormonal contraception and family planning. Progestins may be delivered as …
CROI 2023: Advances in Antiviral Therapy in HIV and Viral Hepatitis.
Gunaratne SH, Taylor BS, Wilkin TJ, Tieu HV. Gunaratne SH, et al. Top Antivir Med. 2023 May;31(3):445-467. Top Antivir Med. 2023. PMID: 37315511 Free PMC article. Clinical Trial.
Some of these approaches were directed at more vulnerable groups, such as pregnant women, adolescents, and individuals who inject drugs. In contrast was the devastating impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, with negative outcomes on HIV viral load suppression and retention in c …
Some of these approaches were directed at more vulnerable groups, such as pregnant women, adolescents, and individuals who inject dru …
Preferences and acceptability for long-acting PrEP agents among pregnant and postpartum women with experience using daily oral PrEP in South Africa and Kenya.
Wara NJ, Mvududu R, Marwa MM, Gómez L, Mashele N, Orrell C, Moucheraud C, Kinuthia J, John-Stewart G, Myer L, Hoffman R, Pintye J, Davey DLJ. Wara NJ, et al. J Int AIDS Soc. 2023 May;26(5):e26088. doi: 10.1002/jia2.26088. J Int AIDS Soc. 2023. PMID: 37221983 Free PMC article.
Significant predictors of long-acting PrEP preference included past use of injectable contraceptive (aOR = 2.48, 95% CI: 1.34, 4.57), disliking at least one oral PrEP attribute (aOR = 1.72, 95% CI: 1.05, 2.80) and preferring infrequent PrEP use (aOR = 1.58, 95% CI: …
Significant predictors of long-acting PrEP preference included past use of injectable contraceptive (aOR = 2.48, 95% CI: 1.34, …
Socio-economic inequalities in non-use of modern contraceptives among young and non-young married women in India.
Srivastava S, Mohanty P, Muhammad T, Kumar M. Srivastava S, et al. BMC Public Health. 2023 May 1;23(1):797. doi: 10.1186/s12889-023-15669-w. BMC Public Health. 2023. PMID: 37127678 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: It is documented that married women do not utilize contraceptive methods, because of the fear of adverse effects, no or seldom sexual interaction; perception that they should not use contraception during breastfeeding, postpartum amenorrhea, or dissatisf …
BACKGROUND: It is documented that married women do not utilize contraceptive methods, because of the fear of adverse effects, no or s …
One-year discontinuation among users of the contraceptive pill and injection in South East Tigray region, Ethiopia.
Gebrslasie KZ, Berhe G, Taddese H, Weldemariam S, Gebre G, Amano A, Birhane D, Berihu G, Kassa M, Weldegebriel M, Haile E. Gebrslasie KZ, et al. PLoS One. 2023 May 1;18(5):e0285085. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0285085. eCollection 2023. PLoS One. 2023. PMID: 37126500 Free PMC article.
The main reason cited for discontinuation was side effects of contraception. CONCLUSIONS: The discontinuation rate of the baseline contraceptive method after 12 months was very high. To increase the continuity of contraceptive use, family planning services sh …
The main reason cited for discontinuation was side effects of contraception. CONCLUSIONS: The discontinuation rate of the baseline …
Perspectives on sexual and reproductive health self-care among women, healthcare providers, and other key informants: a mixed-methods study in South Africa and Zambia.
Cartwright AF, Velarde M, Beksinska M, Smit J, Kasaro M, Tang JH, Milford C, Maphumulo V, Chinyama M, Chabu E, Mudenda M, Wong C, Fawzy M, Callahan R. Cartwright AF, et al. Reprod Health. 2023 Apr 28;20(1):65. doi: 10.1186/s12978-023-01596-x. Reprod Health. 2023. PMID: 37118835 Free PMC article.
Self-administered tests, self-injection of injectable contraception, or self-removal of intrauterine devices (IUDs) can increase people's access to and autonomy over their own SRH. ...RESULTS: Female survey participants in South Africa were more intere …
Self-administered tests, self-injection of injectable contraception, or self-removal of intrauterine devices (IU …
Improving access to family planning services through community pharmacies: Experience from The Challenge Initiative in three counties in Kenya.
Aloo N, Nyachae P, Mbugua N, Sirera M, Owino K, Kagwe P, Nyamu N, Hanif M, Ndirangu M. Aloo N, et al. Front Glob Womens Health. 2023 Apr 24;4:1060832. doi: 10.3389/fgwh.2023.1060832. eCollection 2023. Front Glob Womens Health. 2023. PMID: 37168361 Free PMC article.
They complement the resource-limited public health system and are viewed as key access points for contraceptives among young people (10-24 years) and the general population. ...Adjusting for couple years of protection and seasonality, this translates to about 2,800 annual …
They complement the resource-limited public health system and are viewed as key access points for contraceptives among young people ( …
A retrospective case-control study on menstrual cycle changes following COVID-19 vaccination and disease.
Alvergne A, Kountourides G, Argentieri MA, Agyen L, Rogers N, Knight D, Sharp GC, Maybin JA, Olszewska Z. Alvergne A, et al. iScience. 2023 Apr 21;26(4):106401. doi: 10.1016/j.isci.2023.106401. Epub 2023 Mar 15. iScience. 2023. PMID: 36987520 Free PMC article.
In pre-menopausal vaccinated participants (n = 4,989), 18% reported menstrual cycle changes after their first COVID-19 vaccine injection. The prevalence of reporting any menstrual changes was higher for women who smoke, have a history of COVID-19 disease, or are not using …
In pre-menopausal vaccinated participants (n = 4,989), 18% reported menstrual cycle changes after their first COVID-19 vaccine injection
Gold nanoparticles retrogradely penetrate through testicular barriers via Sertoli-cells mediated endocytosis/exocytosis and induce immune response in mouse.
Yu J, Xu J, Li H, Wu P, Zhu S, Huang X, Shen C, Zheng B, Li W. Yu J, et al. Ecotoxicol Environ Saf. 2023 Apr 15;255:114827. doi: 10.1016/j.ecoenv.2023.114827. Epub 2023 Mar 23. Ecotoxicol Environ Saf. 2023. PMID: 36965276 Free article.
Despite the rapidly growing interest in nanoparticle-mediated controllable male contraception and recovery of male fertility, novel applications of nanoparticles in these processes are limited by a knowledge gap regarding their transport and distribution in the testes. Her …
Despite the rapidly growing interest in nanoparticle-mediated controllable male contraception and recovery of male fertility, novel a …
"If I use family planning, I may have trouble getting pregnant next time I want to": A multicountry survey-based exploration of perceived contraceptive-induced fertility impairment and its relationship to contraceptive behaviors.
Bell SO, Karp C, Moreau C; PMA Principal Investigators Group; Gemmill A. Bell SO, et al. Contracept X. 2023 Mar 23;5:100093. doi: 10.1016/j.conx.2023.100093. eCollection 2023. Contracept X. 2023. PMID: 37114162 Free PMC article.
Our main measure of interest assessed women's perceptions of contraceptive-induced fertility impairment. We examined factors related to this belief and explored the association between perceptions of contraceptive-induced fertility impairment and use of medicalized …
Our main measure of interest assessed women's perceptions of contraceptive-induced fertility impairment. We examined factors related …
Perspectives on DMPA-SC for self-injection among adolescents with unmet need for contraception in Malawi.
Ali G, Porter Erlank C, Birhanu F, Stanley M, Chirwa J, Kachale F, Gunda A. Ali G, et al. Front Glob Womens Health. 2023 Mar 22;4:1059408. doi: 10.3389/fgwh.2023.1059408. eCollection 2023. Front Glob Womens Health. 2023. PMID: 37034400 Free PMC article.
DMPA-SC offers women the option to self-inject at home and may benefit adolescents with unmet need for contraception due to its discretion. ...RESULTS: DMPA-SC attributes such as discretion and reduced facility visits were ranked most appealing by both married and n …
DMPA-SC offers women the option to self-inject at home and may benefit adolescents with unmet need for contraception due to it …
Combined and progestagen-only hormonal contraceptives and breast cancer risk: A UK nested case-control study and meta-analysis.
Fitzpatrick D, Pirie K, Reeves G, Green J, Beral V. Fitzpatrick D, et al. PLoS Med. 2023 Mar 21;20(3):e1004188. doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1004188. eCollection 2023 Mar. PLoS Med. 2023. PMID: 36943819 Free PMC article.
Breast cancer ORs were similarly and significantly raised if the last hormonal contraceptive prescription was for oral combined, oral progestagen-only, injected progestagen, or progestagen-releasing intrauterine devices (IUDs): ORs = 1.23 (95% CI [1.14 to 1.3 …
Breast cancer ORs were similarly and significantly raised if the last hormonal contraceptive prescription was for oral combined, oral …
Faith Leaders Improve Healthy Timing and Spacing of Pregnancy: Results of Operations Research on the Channels of Hope Methodology in Kenya and Ghana.
Otchere SA, Omunyidde S, Rosales A, Ochieng JA, Chebon L, Agordoh SW, Allison A. Otchere SA, et al. Ann Glob Health. 2023 Mar 16;89(1):19. doi: 10.5334/aogh.3944. eCollection 2023. Ann Glob Health. 2023. PMID: 36937332 Free PMC article.
Methods with the highest knowledge increases between intervention areas and control areas were implants, injectables and pills, with 18.4, 12.1 and 11.2 percentage point increases, respectively. ...
Methods with the highest knowledge increases between intervention areas and control areas were implants, injectables and pills, with …
Nurse-facilitated preexposure prophylaxis delivery for adolescent girls and young women seeking contraception at retail pharmacies in Kisumu, Kenya.
Pintye J, Odoyo J, Nyerere B, Achieng P, Araka E, Omondi C, Ortblad KF, Mugambi ML, Baeten JM, Bukusi EA. Pintye J, et al. AIDS. 2023 Mar 15;37(4):617-623. doi: 10.1097/QAD.0000000000003447. Epub 2022 Nov 29. AIDS. 2023. PMID: 36653342 Free PMC article.
AGYW (aged 15-24 years) purchasing contraception (emergency contraception, oral contraceptive pills, injectables, implants, condoms) were counseled on PrEP, completed HIV testing, and offered a free 1-month supply of PrEP pills per national guidelines …
AGYW (aged 15-24 years) purchasing contraception (emergency contraception, oral contraceptive pills, injectables
Women's beliefs about methods and contraceptive discontinuation: Results from a prospective study from Nairobi and Homa Bay counties in Kenya.
Wado YD, Mutua MK, Odwe G, Obare F, Machiyama K, Casterline JB, Cleland J. Wado YD, et al. Front Glob Womens Health. 2023 Mar 13;4:1034634. doi: 10.3389/fgwh.2023.1034634. eCollection 2023. Front Glob Womens Health. 2023. PMID: 36994242 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Rates of contraceptive discontinuation are high in many low and middle countries contributing to unmet need for contraception and other adverse reproductive health outcomes. ...METHODS: We used data from two rounds of a longitudinal study of married wome …
BACKGROUND: Rates of contraceptive discontinuation are high in many low and middle countries contributing to unmet need for contra
The Impact of Systemic Medications on Retinal Function.
Somisetty S, Santina A, Sarraf D, Mieler WF. Somisetty S, et al. Asia Pac J Ophthalmol (Phila). 2023 Mar-Apr 01;12(2):115-157. doi: 10.1097/APO.0000000000000605. Epub 2023 Mar 24. Asia Pac J Ophthalmol (Phila). 2023. PMID: 36971705 Free article.
Examples of all of these types of toxicity will be thoroughly reviewed, including agents that cause retinal pigment epithelial disruption (hydroxychloroquine, thioridazine, pentosan polysulfate sodium, dideoxyinosine), retinal vascular occlusion (quinine, oral contracep
Examples of all of these types of toxicity will be thoroughly reviewed, including agents that cause retinal pigment epithelial disrup …
The relationship between sex steroids (E2, progesterone, and AMH) levels and severity and fatality of COVID-19: A systematic review.
Qaderi K, Hosseinirad H, Kalhor M, Zangeneh S, Pournaghi M, Khodavirdilou R, Keshavarz M, Eghdampour F, Mirmolaei ST, Jesmani Y, Barjasteh S, Mallah MA, Shamsabadi A. Qaderi K, et al. Heliyon. 2023 Mar;9(3):e14218. doi: 10.1016/j.heliyon.2023.e14218. Epub 2023 Mar 1. Heliyon. 2023. PMID: 36873532 Free PMC article.
The most significant findings were the higher COVID-19 mortality rate in men, compared to women; also, in menopausal women compared to younger women and who received estradiol. In two studies, oral contraceptive pills had a protective effect on the morbidity of SARS-CoV-2 …
The most significant findings were the higher COVID-19 mortality rate in men, compared to women; also, in menopausal women compared to young …
Update on current contraceptive options: A case-based discussion of efficacy, eligibility, and use.
Fiffick AN, Iyer TK, Cochran T, Batur P. Fiffick AN, et al. Cleve Clin J Med. 2023 Mar 1;90(3):181-190. doi: 10.3949/ccjm.90a.22075. Cleve Clin J Med. 2023. PMID: 36858617 Free article. Review.
With high rates of unintended pregnancy in the United States, it is crucial for clinicians to be well-informed about the full spectrum of contraceptive options to improve reproductive autonomy. We review new contraceptive options including a nonhormonal intravaginal …
With high rates of unintended pregnancy in the United States, it is crucial for clinicians to be well-informed about the full spectrum of …
Glucocorticoids and medroxyprogesterone acetate synergize with inflammatory stimuli to selectively upregulate CCL20 transcription.
Moliki JM, Nhundu TJ, Maritz L, Avenant C, Hapgood JP. Moliki JM, et al. Mol Cell Endocrinol. 2023 Mar 1;563:111855. doi: 10.1016/j.mce.2023.111855. Epub 2023 Jan 13. Mol Cell Endocrinol. 2023. PMID: 36646303 Free PMC article.
We show that glucocorticoids as well as medroxyprogesterone acetate (MPA), the progestin widely used in injectable contraception in sub-Saharan Africa, cooperate with pro-inflammatory mediators to upregulate CCL20 protein and/or mRNA in human peripheral blood mononu …
We show that glucocorticoids as well as medroxyprogesterone acetate (MPA), the progestin widely used in injectable contraception
Post-randomization Differences in Condomless Vaginal Sex Among Women Randomized to Intramuscular Depot Medroxyprogesterone Acetate Injections, a Copper Intrauterine Device or a Levonorgestrel Implant in the ECHO Trial.
Deese J, Chen PL, Gao X, Heffron R, Hobbs M, Lapple D, Jaspan H, Miller A, Nair G, Onono M, Palanee-Phillips T, Reddy K, Steiner MJ. Deese J, et al. AIDS Behav. 2023 Mar;27(3):978-983. doi: 10.1007/s10461-022-03834-y. Epub 2022 Nov 11. AIDS Behav. 2023. PMID: 36357806 Free PMC article. Clinical Trial.
The Evidence for Contraceptive Options and HIV Outcomes (ECHO) trial found no substantial difference in HIV acquisition risk between women randomised to injectable intramuscular depot medroxyprogesterone acetate (DMPA-IM), copper intrauterine device (Cu-IUD) or the …
The Evidence for Contraceptive Options and HIV Outcomes (ECHO) trial found no substantial difference in HIV acquisition risk between …
Correlates of Dapivirine Vaginal Ring Acceptance among Women Participating in an Open Label Extension Trial.
Mirembe BG, Cabrera MV, van der Straten A, Nakalega R, Cobbing M, Mgodi NM, Palanee-Phillips T, Mayo AJ, Dadabhai S, Mansoor LE, Siva S, Nair G, Chinula L, Akello CA, Nakabiito C, Soto-Torres LE, Baeten JM, Brown ER. Mirembe BG, et al. AIDS Behav. 2023 Mar;27(3):1030-1043. doi: 10.1007/s10461-022-03841-z. Epub 2022 Sep 6. AIDS Behav. 2023. PMID: 36066762 Free PMC article. Clinical Trial.
Having a primary partner and him knowing about the ring being offered in HOPE, use of long-acting contraception (implants, injections, IUDs) or sterilization were associated with ring acceptance, along with prior strong intention to use the ring in the future. ...
Having a primary partner and him knowing about the ring being offered in HOPE, use of long-acting contraception (implants, injecti
Contraceptives Are Also Drugs.
Jankie S, Sampath S, Pinto Pereira LM. Jankie S, et al. Cureus. 2023 Feb 27;15(2):e35563. doi: 10.7759/cureus.35563. eCollection 2023 Feb. Cureus. 2023. PMID: 37007302 Free PMC article.
We report a patient who stated that contraceptives are not drugs. She presented with distressing symptoms of UTI following sexual activity and denied using any medication. ...The patient then disclosed that her gynaecologist administered a contraceptive injection
We report a patient who stated that contraceptives are not drugs. She presented with distressing symptoms of UTI following sexual act …
Influence of Hormonal Contraceptive Use and HIV on Cervicovaginal Cytokines and Microbiota in Malawi.
Haddad LB, Tang JH, Davis NL, Kourtis AP, Chinula L, Msika A, Tegha G, Hosseinipour MC, Nelson JAE, Hobbs MM, Gajer P, Ravel J, De Paris K. Haddad LB, et al. mSphere. 2023 Feb 21;8(1):e0058522. doi: 10.1128/msphere.00585-22. Epub 2023 Jan 9. mSphere. 2023. PMID: 36622252 Free PMC article. Clinical Trial.
NCT02103660). IMPORTANCE The results of the Evidence for Contraceptive Options and HIV Outcomes (ECHO) trial, the first large randomized controlled clinical trial comparing the HIV acquisition risk of women receiving DMPA, the levonorgestrel (LNG) implant, or the copper in …
NCT02103660). IMPORTANCE The results of the Evidence for Contraceptive Options and HIV Outcomes (ECHO) trial, the first large randomi …
Impact of Advanced Paternal Age on Fertility and Risks of Genetic Disorders in Offspring.
Kaltsas A, Moustakli E, Zikopoulos A, Georgiou I, Dimitriadis F, Symeonidis EN, Markou E, Michaelidis TM, Tien DMB, Giannakis I, Ioannidou EM, Papatsoris A, Tsounapi P, Takenaka A, Sofikitis N, Zachariou A. Kaltsas A, et al. Genes (Basel). 2023 Feb 14;14(2):486. doi: 10.3390/genes14020486. Genes (Basel). 2023. PMID: 36833413 Free PMC article. Review.
The average age of fathers at first pregnancy has risen significantly over the last decade owing to various variables, including a longer life expectancy, more access to contraception, later marriage, and other factors. As has been proven in several studies, women over 35 …
The average age of fathers at first pregnancy has risen significantly over the last decade owing to various variables, including a longer li …
Cultural Practices and Adoption of National Family Planning Communication Campaigns on Select Ethnic Groups in Nigeria.
Ojih SE, Adeyeye B, Onoja IB, Adesina E, Omole F, Kayode-Adedeji T. Ojih SE, et al. Healthcare (Basel). 2023 Feb 8;11(4):495. doi: 10.3390/healthcare11040495. Healthcare (Basel). 2023. PMID: 36833028 Free PMC article.
The findings showed that the majority of the people were exposed to information on condoms, implants, and Intrauterine Contraceptive Devices (IUCDs) (Cuppar T) in the course of the campaign; however, most of them were not exposed to information on Oral Pills, Vasect …
The findings showed that the majority of the people were exposed to information on condoms, implants, and Intrauterine Contraceptive
Perceived motivators, knowledge, attitude, self-reported and intentional practice of female condom use among female students in higher training institutions in Dodoma, Tanzania.
Shitindi GW, Millanzi WC, Herman PZ. Shitindi GW, et al. Contracept Reprod Med. 2023 Feb 8;8(1):16. doi: 10.1186/s40834-022-00208-6. Contracept Reprod Med. 2023. PMID: 36750970 Free PMC article.
However, most women of reproductive age tend not to use them when they are using highly effective contraceptives such as implants, and/or injectable hormones. It is unknown whether the uptake of female condoms among young girls is significantly high or not. ...CONCL …
However, most women of reproductive age tend not to use them when they are using highly effective contraceptives such as implants, an …
Getting Up to Date with What Works: A Systematic Review on the Effectiveness and Safety of Task Sharing of Modern Methods in Family Planning Services.
Millogo T, Chomi E, Kouanda S, Ali M. Millogo T, et al. Biomed Res Int. 2023 Feb 7;2023:8735563. doi: 10.1155/2023/8735563. eCollection 2023. Biomed Res Int. 2023. PMID: 36817856 Free PMC article. Review.
OBJECTIVE: This systematic review was conducted to provide up-to-date evidence on the safety and effectiveness of task sharing in the delivery of modern contraceptives. Study Design. The review followed the Preferred Reporting Items for Systematic reviews and Meta-analyses …
OBJECTIVE: This systematic review was conducted to provide up-to-date evidence on the safety and effectiveness of task sharing in the delive …
Analyzing fast and slow: Combining traditional and rapid qualitative analysis to meet multiple objectives of a complex transnational study.
Suchman L, Omoluabi E, Kramer J, Vallin J, Sedlander E, Gitome S, Wekesa P, Kwena Z, Granovsky R, Kayego A, Kaudha B, Atuyambe L, Amongin D, Alitubeera P, Tijani A, Okoli C, Jegede A, Kamanga M, Nyando M, Ndunyu L, Holt K; ICAN Research Consortium. Suchman L, et al. Front Sociol. 2023 Feb 1;8:961202. doi: 10.3389/fsoc.2023.961202. eCollection 2023. Front Sociol. 2023. PMID: 36818663 Free PMC article.
Research was conducted by the Innovations for Choice and Autonomy (ICAN) consortium, which seeks to understand how self-injection of the contraceptive subcutaneous depot medroxyprogesterone acetate (DMPA-SC) can be implemented in a way that best meets women's needs, …
Research was conducted by the Innovations for Choice and Autonomy (ICAN) consortium, which seeks to understand how self-injection of …
Minnelide combined with Angptl3 knockout completely protects mice with adriamycin nephropathy via suppression of TGF-β1-Smad2 and p53 pathways.
Ji B, Liu J, Ma Y, Yin Y, Xu H, Shen Q, Yu J. Ji B, et al. Int Immunopharmacol. 2023 Feb;115:109656. doi: 10.1016/j.intimp.2022.109656. Epub 2023 Jan 4. Int Immunopharmacol. 2023. PMID: 36608441 Free article.
Therefore, this study aimed to investigate whether minnelide, combined with Angptl3 knockout, could completely protect mice with AN and its mechanism. AN was induced in B6;129S5 female mice by tail vein injection of 25 mg/kg of Adriamycin (ADR), and treatment with 200 ug/k …
Therefore, this study aimed to investigate whether minnelide, combined with Angptl3 knockout, could completely protect mice with AN and its …
An Evaluation of an Enhanced Model of Integrating Family Planning Into HIV Treatment Services in Zambia, April 2018-June 2019.
Medley A, Tsiouris F, Pals S, Senyana B, Hanene S, Kayeye S, Casquete RR, Lasry A, Braaten M, Aholou T, Kasonde P, Chisenga T, Mweebo K, Harris TG. Medley A, et al. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2023 Feb 1;92(2):134-143. doi: 10.1097/QAI.0000000000003111. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2023. PMID: 36240748 Free PMC article.

Current FP use increased from 35% to 49% comparing the pre- and postintervention periods ( P = 0.0025). Increased use was seen for injectables (15% vs. 25%, P < 0.0001) and implants (5% vs. 8%, P > 0.05) but not for pills (10% vs. 8%, P < 0.05) or intrauterine

Current FP use increased from 35% to 49% comparing the pre- and postintervention periods ( P = 0.0025). Increased use was seen for inject
Task-shifting and family planning continuation: contraceptive trajectories of women who received their method at a community-based event in Kinshasa, DRC.
Hernandez JH, LaNasa KH, Koba T. Hernandez JH, et al. Reprod Health. 2023 Jan 30;20(1):24. doi: 10.1186/s12978-023-01571-6. Reprod Health. 2023. PMID: 36717937 Free PMC article.
While community-based interventions are a proven high-impact strategy to increase contraceptive uptake in low-income countries, their capacity to support women's contraceptive choices (including continued use, switching and discontinuation) in the long run remains i …
While community-based interventions are a proven high-impact strategy to increase contraceptive uptake in low-income countries, their …
Copper intrauterine device increases vaginal concentrations of inflammatory anaerobes and depletes lactobacilli compared to hormonal options in a randomized trial.
Brown BP, Feng C, Tanko RF, Jaumdally SZ, Bunjun R, Dabee S, Happel AU, Gasper M, Nyangahu DD, Onono M, Nair G, Palanee-Phillips T, Scoville CW, Heller K, Baeten JM, Bosinger SE, Burgener A, Passmore JS, Heffron R, Jaspan HB. Brown BP, et al. Nat Commun. 2023 Jan 30;14(1):499. doi: 10.1038/s41467-023-36002-4. Nat Commun. 2023. PMID: 36717556 Free PMC article. Clinical Trial.
Effective contraceptives are a global health imperative for reproductive-aged women. However, there remains a lack of rigorous data regarding the effects of contraceptive options on vaginal bacteria and inflammation. Among 218 women enrolled into a substudy of the E …
Effective contraceptives are a global health imperative for reproductive-aged women. However, there remains a lack of rigorous data r …
Loss of genital epithelial barrier function is greater with depot-medroxyprogesterone acetate than intravaginal rings that release etonogestrel and ethinyl estradiol.
Liu M, Miguel RDV, Calla NEQ, Aceves KM, Fritts L, Miller CJ, Moss JA, Baum MM, Cherpes TL. Liu M, et al. bioRxiv [Preprint]. 2023 Jan 25:2023.01.25.525538. doi: 10.1101/2023.01.25.525538. bioRxiv. 2023. PMID: 36747683 Free PMC article. Preprint.
The injectable progestin depot-medroxyprogesterone acetate (DMPA) is a popular contraceptive choice in sub-Saharan Africa although mouse models indicate it weakens genital epithelial integrity and barrier function and increases susceptibility to genital infection. T …
The injectable progestin depot-medroxyprogesterone acetate (DMPA) is a popular contraceptive choice in sub-Saharan Africa alth …
A Rare Case of Splenic Artery Thrombosis Provoked By Medroxyprogesterone Acetate Requiring Splenectomy.
Haider AA, Bassi R, Prakash P, Hussein A, Alzghoul H, Bilal M, Oyetoran A, Iyer UG. Haider AA, et al. Cureus. 2023 Jan 17;15(1):e33880. doi: 10.7759/cureus.33880. eCollection 2023 Jan. Cureus. 2023. PMID: 36819368 Free PMC article.
Splenic artery thrombosis is estimated to occur in only 0.016% of hospital admissions. Hormonal contraception is known to have hypercoagulable side effects, but splenic artery thrombosis (SAT) followed by functional autosplenectomy is a very rare side effect. ...Three mont …
Splenic artery thrombosis is estimated to occur in only 0.016% of hospital admissions. Hormonal contraception is known to have hyperc …
Is long-acting reversible contraceptive method use associated with HIV testing frequency in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa and Lusaka, Zambia? Findings from the CUBE study.
Beksinska M, Cartwright AF, Smit J, Kasaro M, Tang JH, Fawzy M, Maphumulo V, Chinyama M, Chabu E, Callahan R. Beksinska M, et al. Contracept X. 2023 Jan 16;5:100089. doi: 10.1016/j.conx.2023.100089. eCollection 2023. Contracept X. 2023. PMID: 36718374 Free PMC article.
OBJECTIVES: To assess differences in HIV testing at 6-months intervals over 24 months among intramuscular depot medroxyprogesterone acetate (DMPA-IM) injectable, levonorgestrel implant, or copper intrauterine devices (IUD) users in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa, and L …
OBJECTIVES: To assess differences in HIV testing at 6-months intervals over 24 months among intramuscular depot medroxyprogesterone acetate …
Second trimester post-abortion family planning uptake and associated factors in 14 public health facilities in Central Uganda: a cross-sectional study.
Atuhairwe S, Hanson C, Tumwesigye NM, Gemzell-Danielsson K, Byamugisha J. Atuhairwe S, et al. Contracept Reprod Med. 2023 Jan 14;8(1):4. doi: 10.1186/s40834-022-00199-4. Contracept Reprod Med. 2023. PMID: 36639699 Free PMC article.
RESULTS: Second-trimester post-abortion family planning uptake was 65.6%. Implants (37.5%) and progestin only injectables (36.5%) were the commonly chosen methods; natural (0.1%), permanent (0.8%), and condoms (4%) were the least chosen methods. 45.2% of the women who decl …
RESULTS: Second-trimester post-abortion family planning uptake was 65.6%. Implants (37.5%) and progestin only injectables (36.5%) wer …
Prevalence and associated factors of modern contraceptive discontinuation among sexually active married women in Nigeria.
Kupoluyi JA, Solanke BL, Adetutu OM, Abe JO. Kupoluyi JA, et al. Contracept Reprod Med. 2023 Jan 13;8(1):8. doi: 10.1186/s40834-022-00205-9. Contracept Reprod Med. 2023. PMID: 36635738 Free PMC article.
CONCLUSION: Modern contraceptive discontinuation among the study respondents was high. Region of residence, health facility visitation and marital duration were significantly associated with modern contraceptive discontinuation. The study suggests that health care p …
CONCLUSION: Modern contraceptive discontinuation among the study respondents was high. Region of residence, health facility visitatio …
Pharmacokinetic Study of Triptolide Nanocarrier in Transdermal Drug Delivery System-Combination of Experiment and Mathematical Modeling.
Yang M, Meng J, Han L, Yu X, Fan Z, Yuan Y. Yang M, et al. Molecules. 2023 Jan 5;28(2):553. doi: 10.3390/molecules28020553. Molecules. 2023. PMID: 36677610 Free PMC article.
Compared with traditional oral and injection administration, the transdermal administration of traditional Chinese medicine has distinctive characteristics and advantages, which can avoid the "first pass effect" of the liver and the destruction of the gastrointestinal trac …
Compared with traditional oral and injection administration, the transdermal administration of traditional Chinese medicine has disti …
New approaches for developing biomarkers of hormonal contraceptive use.
Sachdeva R, Kumar N, Brache V, Friedland BA, Plagianos M, Zhang S, Kizima L, Cochon L, Tabar AST, Blanc A, Merkatz RB. Sachdeva R, et al. Sci Rep. 2023 Jan 5;13(1):245. doi: 10.1038/s41598-022-24215-4. Sci Rep. 2023. PMID: 36604469 Free PMC article.
To identify biomarkers of hormonal contraceptive (HC) use in urine and saliva, we conducted a pilot study with 30 women initiating levonorgestrel (LNG) containing combined oral contraceptives (COCs) or depot medroxyprogesterone acetate (DMPA) (15/group). Based on es …
To identify biomarkers of hormonal contraceptive (HC) use in urine and saliva, we conducted a pilot study with 30 women initiating le …
Alleviation effect of conjugated linoleic acid on estradiol benzoate induced fatty liver hemorrhage syndrome in Hy-line male chickens.
Wang A, Zhang K, Fu C, Zhou C, Yan Z, Liu X. Wang A, et al. J Anim Sci. 2023 Jan 3;101:skad045. doi: 10.1093/jas/skad045. J Anim Sci. 2023. PMID: 36751705 Free PMC article.
After injections of estradiol benzoate at 2 mg/kg every two days for a total of 7 times, chickens in the E group showed FLHS symptoms, including liver enlargement, hemorrhage, and steatosis. ...We successfully replicated the FLHS pathological model by intramuscular inje
After injections of estradiol benzoate at 2 mg/kg every two days for a total of 7 times, chickens in the E group showed FLHS symptoms …
Green Tea Extract has a Protective Effect on Leptin and Lipid Profile Levels Due to the Induction of Depot Medroxyprogesterone Acetate.
Wahyuni ES, Maryatun M, Veri N, Susilawati E, Firrahmawati L, Wahyuni ES, Wulandari R. Wahyuni ES, et al. Med Arch. 2023;77(3):173-177. doi: 10.5455/medarh.2023.77.173-177. Med Arch. 2023. PMID: 37700918 Free PMC article.
OBJECTIVE: The purpose of this study was to investigate the effects of administration of green tea extract on reducing visceral fat, increasing leptin levels, and improving the lipid profile in female rats injected with depot medroxyprogesterone acetate (DMPA). RESULTS: Th …
OBJECTIVE: The purpose of this study was to investigate the effects of administration of green tea extract on reducing visceral fat, increas …
Factors Associated with Modern Contraceptive Use Among Out of School Adolescent Girls in Majengo and Njoro Wards of Moshi Municipality, Tanzania.
Nkenguye W, Ismail H, Urassa EP, Yongolo NM, Kagoye S, Msuya SE. Nkenguye W, et al. East Afr Health Res J. 2023;7(1):32-39. doi: 10.24248/eahrj.v7i1.706. Epub 2023 Jul 12. East Afr Health Res J. 2023. PMID: 37529491 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Low uptake of modern contraceptives among adolescents remains a serious public health concern with over 20 million adolescents in need of modern contraceptives are not using any. In Tanzania where the adolescent fertility rate is 112 per 1000, only 15.2% …
BACKGROUND: Low uptake of modern contraceptives among adolescents remains a serious public health concern with over 20 million adoles …
Adolescent and Youth Experiences With Contraceptive Self-Injection in Uganda: Results From the Uganda Self-Injection Best Practices Project.
Corneliess C, Cover J, Secor A, Namagembe A, Walugembe F. Corneliess C, et al. J Adolesc Health. 2023 Jan;72(1):80-87. doi: 10.1016/j.jadohealth.2022.08.010. Epub 2022 Oct 13. J Adolesc Health. 2023. PMID: 36243559 Free PMC article.
PURPOSE: We used qualitative and quantitative data to evaluate the differing experiences of adolescents and adult women in the contraceptive self-injection program in primary care settings in Uganda. ...DISCUSSION: Self-injection is a promising method of c
PURPOSE: We used qualitative and quantitative data to evaluate the differing experiences of adolescents and adult women in the contracept
Condom, modern contraceptive, and dual method use are associated with HIV status and relationship concurrency in a context of high mobility: A cross-sectional study of women of reproductive age in rural Kenya and Uganda, 2016.
Lee JK, Gutin SA, Getahun M, Okiring J, Neilands TB, Akullian A, Ssali S, Cohen CR, Maeri I, Eyul P, Kamya MR, Bukusi EA, Charlebois ED, Camlin CS. Lee JK, et al. Contraception. 2023 Jan;117:13-21. doi: 10.1016/j.contraception.2022.09.001. Epub 2022 Sep 14. Contraception. 2023. PMID: 36115610 Free PMC article.
While mobility is associated with higher-risk sexual behavior in women, a possible association with condom, modern contraceptive, and dual method use among women living with HIV (WLHIV), is unknown. ...Generalized (unordered) multinomial logistic regression models accounti …
While mobility is associated with higher-risk sexual behavior in women, a possible association with condom, modern contraceptive, and …
Contraception and Healthcare Utilization by Reproductive-Age Women Who Use Drugs in Rural Communities: a Cross-Sectional Survey.
Levander XA, Foot CA, Magnusson SL, Cook RR, Ezell JM, Feinberg J, Go VF, Lancaster KE, Salisbury-Afshar E, Smith GS, Westergaard RP, Young AM, Tsui JI, Korthuis PT. Levander XA, et al. J Gen Intern Med. 2023 Jan;38(1):98-106. doi: 10.1007/s11606-022-07558-6. Epub 2022 Jun 15. J Gen Intern Med. 2023. PMID: 35731368 Free PMC article.
We investigated characteristics of those using contraceptives, and associations between contraceptive use and SUD treatment, healthcare utilization, and substance use. ...CONCLUSION: WWUD in rural areas reported low contraceptive use; those who recently recei …
We investigated characteristics of those using contraceptives, and associations between contraceptive use and SUD treatment, h …