Hormonal Contraception

Known as: Hormonal Birth Control 
The birth control method that utilizes external source of sex hormones to prevent pregnancy by interfering with the ovulation, fertilization or… (More)
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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
BACKGROUND Observational studies of a putative association between hormonal contraception (HC) and HIV acquisition have produced… (More)
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2015
2015
Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infectivity increases as receptor/coreceptor expression levels increase. We determined… (More)
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2014
2014
OBJECTIVE Hormonal contraception (HC), younger age, and pregnancy have been associated with increased HIV risk in some studies… (More)
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Review
2014
Review
2014
Epidemiologic data suggest an association between depot medroxyprogesterone acetate (DMPA), a progesterone-based hormonal… (More)
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
OBJECTIVE To assess the risk of venous thrombosis in current users of non-oral hormonal contraception. DESIGN Historical… (More)
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2011
2011
Substantial evidence now documents sex-related influences on the neurobiology of emotional memory. Robust sex influences exist… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Studies of the effect of hormonal contraceptive use on the risk of HIV-1 acquisition have generated conflicting… (More)
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2007
2007
OBJECTIVES The objectives of this study were to determine patterns of contraceptive utilization among sexually active HIV-1… (More)
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2006
2006
CONTEXT Adolescents are frequent users of hormonal contraception (HC), yet their adherence to these methods is often poor… (More)
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2004
2004
OBJECTIVE A previous cross-sectional study reported that hormonal contraception may be associated with increased infectivity in… (More)
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