Contraceptives

Contraceptive and reproductive care in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus

The purpose of this article is to describe reproductive healthcare needs for patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), a condition that often affects females of reproductive age, and to describe a retrospective study conducted at Texas Children’s Hospital on contraceptive and reproductive care in female patients with SLE. Continue reading »

Using simulation to practice IUD insertion and removal techniques

Statement of Retraction of Article

The article and video, “Using Simulation to Practice IUD Insertion and Removal Techniques,” by Aimee Chism Holland, DNP, WHNP-BC, FNP-C, FAANP, have been retracted by the editorial staff and on request of the author after concerns about accuracy were expressed by some readers.  The article and video should not be used or relied upon for IUD insertion and removal instruction.  The article and video are under review and may be revised and republished at a later date. 
Beth Kelsey, EdD, APRN, WHNP-BC, FAANP,
Editor-in-Chief, Women’s Healthcare: A Clinical Journal for NPs

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