• Female sterilization 

    Paladine, Heather L. (Family Physicians Inquiries Network, 2007-10)
    This issue of eMedRef provides information to clinicians on the counseling about, approaches to, and timing of female sterilization.
  • What are contraindications to IUDs? 

    Paladine, Heather L.; Blenning, Carol E.; Judkins, Dolores Zegar (Family Physicians Inquiries Network, 2006-08)
    Based on limited evidence, use of intrauterine devices (IUDs) is not contraindicated for women with HIV/AIDS (strength of recommendation [SOR]: C), multiple sexual partners (SOR: C), previous actinomyces colonization (SOR: ...
  • What are the risks to the fetus associated with diagnostic radiation exposure during pregnancy? 

    Smits, Ariel K.; Paladine, Heather L.; Judkins, Dolores Zegar (Family Physicians Inquiries Network, 2006-05)
    There is no evidence of significant risk to the developing fetus from any single diagnostic x-ray exposure (strength of recommendation: C, based on non-homogenous case-control studies). No studies were found on fetal ...