The Book

Now in its 20th edition, this well-known text with more than 2 million copies in print has been the leading family planning reference for over 30 years. At nearly 900 pages, Contraceptive Technology covers the field:

  • Every contraceptive method, and the U.S. Medical Eligibility Criteria
  • The thorniest of clinical dilemmas in understanding risks and managing side effects
  • Every STD, including a synopsis of CDC’s Sexually Transmitted Diseases Treatment Guidelines
  • A systematic approach to menstrual disorders
  • Insights into assessing abnormal pregnancies and risk of ectopic pregnancies
  • New screening guidelines for cervical cancers
  • Approaches to medical abortion
  • Special considerations for teens, breastfeeding mothers, and menopausal women

You can order a single or multiple copies from the publisher at
or call: 1.800.CT2.3360 | 1.800.282.3360. Online ordering is available through the following links: