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Intrauterine Devices, Copper

Known as: Copper-Releasing IUD, IUD, Copper Releasing, Copper-Releasing IUDs 
Intrauterine contraceptive devices that depend on the release of metallic copper.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
OBJECTIVE: To investigate whether age 14 to 19 years and nulliparity are associated with expulsion of levonorgestrel and copper… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
BACKGROUND This study compares the risk of breast cancer for levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine devices (LNG(IUD)) versus… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND While the use of the levonorgestrel intrauterine device (LNG-IUD) is well established in the adult population, there… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND Of the 1.3 million abortions performed annually in the United States, approximately half are repeat procedures… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to evaluate the long-term clinical effects of a levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine device… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND The copper intrauterine device (IUD) is a highly effective and safe contraceptive method, also in nulliparous women… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Objectives This study was undertaken to determine whether 400 mg of prophylactic ibuprofen can alleviate pain from insertion of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The incidence of intrauterine device perforation is 0.87 per 1000 insertions. An intrauterine device (IUD) may perforate through… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Previous studies of intrauterine devices (IUDs), many of which are no longer in use, suggested that they might cause… Expand
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Review
1991
Review
1991
  • Irving Sivin
  • Obstetrics and gynecology
  • 1991
  • Corpus ID: 23098232
Analyses of randomized trials of copper intrauterine devices (IUDs) substantiate three hypotheses: 1) Ratios of ectopic to total… Expand
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