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Contraception Clinical Trials

A listing of Contraception medical research trials actively recruiting patient volunteers. Search for closest city to find more detailed information on a research study in your area.


Found (58) clinical trials

You may be able to take part in the AMPOWER study if you meet the necessary criteria for participation. If you: • are between 18 and 35 years of age • are sexually active, at risk of pregnancy, and desiring contraception • have been in a steady relationship with the ...

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Continuous Versus Cyclic Use of Oral Contraceptive Pills in Adolescents

Oral contraceptive pills have traditionally been prescribed in a cyclical manner, where there are 21-24 days of active pills and 4-7 days of placebo pills or a pill-free interval, creating a 28-day cycle. It has now been proven that as long as a woman has both estrogen and progesterone, her ...


Synthetic vs Natural Estrogen in Combined Oral Contraception

The main objective of the study is to compare the metabolic effects of natural estradiol and synthetic ethinylestradiol used in combined oral contraception in healthy women. A progestin-only preparation will be used in comparison. The main goal is to study the effects on glucose metabolism, coagulation and a markers of ...


The Effect of Early Versus Traditional Follow-Up on Breastfeeding Rates at 6 Months

This study is a non-blinded randomized controlled trial with intent to treat analysis intended to determine whether early (2-3 weeks postpartum-experimental arm) versus traditional (6-8 weeks postpartum-control arm) follow up increases breastfeeding rates at 6 months' postpartum. For purposes of this study, breastfeeding will be defined as any breast milk ...

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Improving Effective Contraceptive Use Among Opioid-maintained Women: Stage II

The rate of unintended pregnancy among opioid-dependent women is extremely high: nearly 9 of every 10 pregnant opioid-dependent women report that the current pregnancy was unintended, a rate 2-3 times that of the general population. Despite these dire statistics, there is a dearth of scientific knowledge about contraceptive use in ...

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Impact of Combined Hormonal Contraceptives on UPA

Emergency contraception (EC) provides women with an additional line of defense against unintended pregnancy during an act of unprotected intercourse. An antiprogestin, ulipristal acetate (UPA; ellaTM), has emerged as one of the most effective oral options. However, there is currently a lack of information regarding the practical use of UPA. ...


Interscalene Block Versus Combined Supraprascapular: Axillary Nerve Blocks

The interscalene block provides effective analgesia after shoulder surgery. It consists of injecting local anaesthetic within the brachial plexus, in the interscalene groove, between the anterior and middle scalene muscles. Unfortunately, this technique is associated with respiratory complications such as hemidiaphragmatic paresis due to the spread of the local anaesthetic ...


RAPID EC - Rct Assessing Pregnancy With Intrauterine Devices for EC

Unintended pregnancy has multiple adverse effects on both maternal and child health. The United States continues to have one of the highest rates of unintended pregnancy among developed countries. To combat this problem, we are studying initiation of the highly effective intrauterine device (IUD) for women presenting for emergency contraception ...


Study Assessing the Reduction of Pain Felt During Installation Intra- Uterine Device by Direct Technique

Intrauterine devices (IUDs) are contraceptive methods of long-acting (from 3 to 10 years depending on the model) and among the most effective. However, there are many obstacles to the use of IUDs including pain felt by patients during installation. Several medical means were studied without evidence of their efficacy in ...

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High-risk Obstetrical Patient Intervention Utilizing the Contraceptive CHOICE Project Script

The purpose of this research is to address this gap in long-acting reversible contraception (LARC) counseling among Latinas who have pregnancies complicated by pre-gestational diabetes in order to promote optimal birth-to-pregnancy spacing and planned pregnancies with optimal glucose control. The investigators will utilize Contraceptive CHOICE project which was LARC focused ...

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