• Hormonal contraception (Clinical lecture)
To content

Hormonal contraception (Clinical lecture)

HEALTH OF WOMAN. 2017.10(126):10–18; doi 10.15574/HW.2017.126.10

T.G. Romanenko, T.V. Dovbnіa
National Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education PL Shupika Ministry of Health of Ukraine, Kyiv

The article focused on a variety of hormonal contraceptive options, including combined oral contraceptives, intrauterine contraceptives, vaginal and transdermal hormonal releasing systems. Also emphasized on the principles of women’s examination before using hormonal contraception, counseling the doctor about the use of the chosen method of contraception.
Key words: methods of hormonal contraception, women, use.


1. Hoida NH, Hryshchenko OV, Kvashenko VP, Kravchenko OV, Pyrohova VI, Shurpiak SO, Salo NI, Bondarenko OA. 2016. Planuvannia sim’i. Navchalno-metodychnyi posibnyk. K:444.

2. Medical eligibility criteria for contraceptive use. 5th ed. Geneva, WHO. 2015: 267.

3. Contraceptivesmarket. URL: http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com /contraceptivesmarket.html

4. WHO/RHR Family planning: A global handbook for providers. Baltimore and Geneva: CCP and WHO. 2011: 388.

5. Emergency contraception: Fact sheet. WHO. 2016. URL: http://who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs244/en.

6. Ensuring human rights in the provision of contraceptive information and services: Guidance and recommendations. Geneva, WHO. 2014: 34.

7. Egarter C, Frey Tirri B, Bitzer J et al. 2013. Women’s perceptions and reasons for choosing the pill, patch, or ring in the CHOICE study: A cross-sectional survey of contraceptive method selection after counseling. BMC Womens Health. 13: 9. PMID: 23448283.

8. Dikke GB. Kontratseptsiya: vybor otkryvayet mir vozmozhnostey. Akusherstvo i ginekologiya. 2016. 10: 115–120.

9. CHOICE – itogi pervoy obshcheyevropeyskoy programmy po kontratseptsii. URL:http://www.epochtimes.ru/content/view/38373/7/

10. Sposoby uluchsheniya priverzhennosti i priyemlemosti gormonalnykh metodov kontratseptsii. URL: http://apps.who.int/rhl/fertility/contraception/mgcom/ru/index.html

11. American college of obstetricians and gynecologists. Committee opinion №539: adolescents and long-acting reversible contraception: implants and intrauterine devices. Obstet. Gynecol. 2012. 120;4: 983–988. PMID: 22996129

12. Committee on adolescence. Contraception for adolescents. URL: http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/early/2014/09/24/peds.2014-2299.

13. Tikhomirov AL. Gormonalnaya kontratseptsiya molodykh zhenshchin. RMZh. 2012;33: 1617.

14. MacKenzie H, Drahota A, Pallikadavath S, Stones W, Dean T, Fogg C et al. What is the impact of contraceptive methods and mixes of contraceptive methods on contraceptive prevalence, unmet need for family planning, and unwanted and unintended pregnancies? An overview of systematic reviews. EPPI-Centre, Social Science Research Unit, Institute of Education, University of London. 2013:163. Available at: http://r4d.dfid.gov.uk/