What two behavioral actions can increase the success rate of allbirth control methods?
Perfect use and Combination use
How many people get pregnant within a year if they do not use a contraceptive method?
What is the failure rate of male condoms?
Typical use: 18%, Perfect use: 2%
What is the failure rate for Spermicide?
Typical use: 28%, Perfect use: 18%
What is the failure rate of the Standard days method?
Typical use: 24%, Perfect use: 5%
What is the failure rate of oral contraceptives?
Typical use: 9%, Perfect use: 0.3%
What is the failure rate of Depoprovera?
Typical use: 6%, Perfect use: 0.2%
What is the failure rate of IUD/IUCs?
Typical use: 0.2-0.8%, Perfect use: 0.2-0.6%
What is the failure rate of a Diaphragm?
Typical use: 12%, Perfect use: 6%
What is the failure rate for Implanon?
Typical use: 0.05%, Perfect use: 0.05%
What is the failure rate of Female Sterilization?
Typical use: 0.5%, Perfect use: 0.5%
What is the failure rate of Male sterilization?
Typical use: 0.15%, Perfect use: 0.10%
What materials can condoms be made from?
Latex, Synthetics, Lamb skin
What typeof Latex condoms exist?
Natural, Vytex and Synthetic latex (polyisoprene)
What class of medical device are condoms?
What are the labeling requirements for condoms?
1.) Must have manufacturing date 2.) expiration date on each individual package 3.) latex condoms must have allergy warning 4.) package insert required 5.) Should say something to the effect of preventing pregnancy and disease
What percent of the population is allergic to Latex Condoms?
What type of lubrication is not appropriate for use with Latex Condoms?
What benefits do Vytex condoms have over Latex?
All positive characteristics of Latex plus reduced allergens and no known carcinogens
Do Polyurathane or Synthetic latex condoms feel better?
Synthetic latex, softer more natural feel
What type of condoms are SKYN?
How do Synthetic latex condoms compare price wise to polyurethane?
How do Synthetic latex condoms compare in thickness to polyurethane?
What type of lubricants would you use with Synthetic latex condoms?
Water based lubricants
Why would you choose a polyurethane condom?
Less allergenic, less temperature and light sensitive, odorless, not degraded by oil products, conducts heat better
Why are polyurethane condoms not as desirable as some others?
Less stretchy and more expensive than latex, slightly higher breakage and slippage rate than latex
What are the downfalls of Lambskin/Natural membrane condoms?
No STD protection, more expensive
What are the benefits of Lambskin/Natural membrane condoms?
Prevent pregnancy, better sensitivity
Do novelty condoms usually also prevent pregnancy and STDs?
May, often not intended to
What is the single most common cause of condom failure?
Lack of consistent proper use/operator error
What encompasses Lack of consistent proper use/operator error?