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This is a prospective clinical trial of ultrasound guided intrauterine contraception insertion 10 minutes - 48 hours after vaginal delivery of single infant. A six month follow-up will entail three follow-up visits; 4-6 weeks, 3 months, and 6 months.
The objective of this study is to measure intrauterine device (IUD) expulsion and the feasibility of conducting a future clinical trial to evaluate placement of the levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine contraceptive 10 minutes - 48 hours postpartum.
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Prevention
Mirena Intrauterine Contraceptive System
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-07-24T14:11:11-0400
This is a study of 50 postpartum women interested in having the Mirena® LNG-IUS placed for contraception. The Mirena® is an FDA approved intrauterine contraceptive device that provides c...
In this randomized trial, investigators intend to determine the expulsion and discontinuation rate of immediate postpartum intrauterine devices in the patient population of the University ...
Hypothesis: Pretreatment with mifeprsitone prior to Mirena placement will induce amenorrhea and reduce bleeding irrregularities during the initial months of Mirena use.
This study was taken out to compare two mechanical devices (intrauterine balloon and intrauterine contraceptive device) in the therapy for intrauterine adhesions after hysteroscopic adhesi...
In this trial the efficacy and safety of Mirena was investigated during the first year of use
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We examined whether the experience of a "pregnancy scare" is related to subsequent changes in contraceptive use that increase the risk of unintended pregnancy.
Intrauterine contraceptive devices (IUDs) are an important method to reduce unmet need for family planning and for prevention of unintended pregnancy. However, IUD use in Malaysia is still low. Doctor...
To explore women's responses to PATH questions (Pregnancy Attitudes, Timing and How important is pregnancy prevention) about hypothetical pregnancies and associations with contraceptive method selecti...
We sought to evaluate whether differences in rates of contraceptive discontinuation exist among black and white women receiving contraceptive counseling and no-cost contraception among users of long-a...
Unintended accidental pregnancy, including pregnancy resulting from failed contraceptive measures.
Intrauterine devices that release contraceptive agents.
Intrauterine contraceptive devices that depend on the release of metallic copper.
MULTIPLE PREGNANCY with EMBRYO IMPLANTATION occuring at different locations, involving both an intrauterine site and an extrauterine (ECTOPIC PREGNANCY) site.
Contraceptive devices placed high in the uterine fundus with a string extending from the device through the cervical as into the vagina. (UMDNS, 1999)
In a clinical trial or interventional study, participants receive specific interventions according to the research plan or protocol created by the investigators. These interventions may be medical products, such as drugs or devices; procedures; or change...
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