Philip Darney, MD, MS

Professor and Chief
Ob/Gyn, Reproductive Sciences
+1 415 476-4911
Publications: 

Visits to Registered Nurses: An Opportunity to Increase Contraceptive Access in California.

Nursing research

Parker EC, Kong K, Watts LA, Schwarz EB, Darney PD, Thiel de Bocanegra H

Long-Acting Reversible Contraception Counseling and Use for Older Adolescents and Nulliparous Women.

The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine

Gibbs SE, Rocca CH, Bednarek P, Thompson KM, Darney PD, Harper CC

Re: Prior uterine evacuation of pregnancy as independent risk factor for preterm birth: a systematic review and metaanalysis.

American journal of obstetrics and gynecology

Averbach SH, Seidman D, Steinauer J, Darney P

The US etonogestrel implant mandatory clinical training and active monitoring programs: 6-year experience.

Contraception

Creinin MD, Kaunitz AM, Darney PD, Schwartz L, Hampton T, Gordon K, Rekers H

Public Funding for Contraception, Provider Training, and Use of Highly Effective Contraceptives: A Cluster Randomized Trial.

American journal of public health

Thompson KM, Rocca CH, Kohn JE, Goodman S, Stern L, Blum M, Speidel JJ, Darney PD, Harper CC

Tenth anniversary of the Society of Family Planning.

Contraception

Darney P, Creinin MD, Nichols M, Gilliam M, Westhoff CL

Reductions in pregnancy rates in the USA with long-acting reversible contraception: a cluster randomised trial.

Lancet (London, England)

Harper CC, Rocca CH, Thompson KM, Morfesis J, Goodman S, Darney PD, Westhoff CL, Speidel JJ

New kinds of injustice for women?

American journal of obstetrics and gynecology

Darney PD

Medicaid spending on contraceptive coverage and pregnancy-related care.

Reproductive health

Laliberté F, Lefebvre P, Law A, Duh MS, Pocoski J, Lynen R, Darney P

Onsite provision of specialized contraceptive services: does Title X funding enhance access?

Journal of women's health (2002)

Thiel de Bocanegra H, Cross Riedel J, Menz M, Darney PD, Brindis CD

Association of access to publicly funded family planning services with adolescent birthrates in California counties.

American journal of public health

Chabot MJ, Navarro S, Swann D, Darney P, Thiel de Bocanegra H

Interpregnancy intervals: impact of postpartum contraceptive effectiveness and coverage.

American journal of obstetrics and gynecology

Thiel de Bocanegra H, Chang R, Howell M, Darney P

Postpartum contraception in publicly-funded programs and interpregnancy intervals.

Obstetrics and gynecology

Thiel de Bocanegra H, Chang R, Menz M, Howell M, Darney P

Cost-savings from the provision of specific contraceptive methods in 2009.

Women's health issues : official publication of the Jacobs Institute of Women's Health

Foster DG, Biggs MA, Malvin J, Bradsberry M, Darney P, Brindis CD

Effects of abortion legalization in Nepal, 2001-2010.

PloS one

Henderson JT, Puri M, Blum M, Harper CC, Rana A, Gurung G, Pradhan N, Regmi K, Malla K, Sharma S, Grossman D, Bajracharya L, Satyal I, Acharya S, Lamichhane P, Darney PD

Statement on combined hormonal contraceptives containing third- or fourth-generation progestogens or cyproterone acetate, and the associated risk of thromboembolism.

The European journal of contraception & reproductive health care : the official journal of the European Society of Contraception

Bitzer J, Amy JJ, Beerthuizen R, Birkhäuser M, Bombas T, Creinin M, Darney PD, Vicente LF, Gemzell-Danielsson K, Imthurn B, Jensen JT, Kaunitz AM, Kubba A, Lech MM, Mansour D, Merki G, Rabe T, Sedlecki K, Serfaty D, Seydoux J, Shulman LP, Sitruk-Ware R, Skouby SO, Szarewski A, Trussell J, Westhoff C

Statement on combined hormonal contraceptives containing third- or fourth-generation progestogens or cyproterone acetate, and the associated risk of thromboembolism.

The journal of family planning and reproductive health care / Faculty of Family Planning & Reproductive Health Care, Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists

Bitzer J, Amy JJ, Beerthuizen R, Birkhäuser M, Bombas T, Creinin M, Darney PD, Vicente LF, Gemzell-Danielsson K, Imthurn B, Jensen JT, Kaunitz AM, Kubba A, Lech MM, Mansour D, Merki G, Rabe T, Sedlecki K, Serfaty D, Seydoux J, Shulman LP, Sitruk-Ware R, Skouby SO, Szarewski A, Trussell J, Westhoff C

Medical education and family planning: developing future leaders and improving global health.

International journal of gynaecology and obstetrics: the official organ of the International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics

Landy U, Blodgett M, Darney P

Access to levonorgestrel emergency contraception: science versus federal politics.

Women's health (London, England)

Thompson KM, Raine TR, Foster DG, Speidel JJ, Darney PD, Brindis CD, Harper CC

Evidence-based IUD practice: family physicians and obstetrician-gynecologists.

Family medicine

Harper CC, Henderson JT, Raine TR, Goodman S, Darney PD, Thompson KM, Dehlendorf C, Speidel JJ

Contraceptive features preferred by women at high risk of unintended pregnancy.

Perspectives on sexual and reproductive health

Lessard LN, Karasek D, Ma S, Darney P, Deardorff J, Lahiff M, Grossman D, Foster DG

Long-acting reversible contraception method use among Title X providers and non-Title X providers in California.

Contraception

Park HY, Rodriguez MI, Hulett D, Darney PD, Thiel de Bocanegra H

Efficacy, safety, and tolerability of a monophasic oral contraceptive containing nomegestrol acetate and 17ß-estradiol: a randomized controlled trial.

Obstetrics and gynecology

Westhoff C, Kaunitz AM, Korver T, Sommer W, Bahamondes L, Darney P, Verhoeven C

Multi-specialty family planning training: collaborating to meet the needs of women.

Contraception

Steinauer J, Dehlendorf C, Grumbach K, Landy U, Darney P

"Sometimes they used to whisper in our ears": health care workers' perceptions of the effects of abortion legalization in Nepal.

BMC public health

Puri M, Lamichhane P, Harken T, Blum M, Harper CC, Darney PD, Henderson JT

Evaluation of the London Measure of Unplanned Pregnancy in a United States population of women.

PloS one

Morof D, Steinauer J, Haider S, Liu S, Darney P, Barrett G

In a California program, quality and utilization reports on reproductive health services spurred providers to change.

Health affairs (Project Hope)

Watts LA, Thiel de Bocanegra H, Darney PD, Hulett D, Howell M, Mikanda J, Zerne R, Policar MS

Copper intrauterine device for emergency contraception: clinical practice among contraceptive providers.

Obstetrics and gynecology

Harper CC, Speidel JJ, Drey EA, Trussell J, Blum M, Darney PD

The future of contraception: the future leaders of family planning.

American journal of obstetrics and gynecology

Landy U, Darney PD

Interest in using intrauterine contraception when the option of self-removal is provided.

Contraception

Foster DG, Karasek D, Grossman D, Darney P, Schwarz EB

Race, ethnicity and differences in contraception among low-income women: methods received by Family PACT Clients, California, 2001-2007.

Perspectives on sexual and reproductive health

Dehlendorf C, Foster DG, de Bocanegra HT, Brindis C, Bradsberry M, Darney P

Estimating the fertility effect of expansions of publicly funded family planning services in California.

Women's health issues : official publication of the Jacobs Institute of Women's Health

Foster DG, Biggs MA, Rostovtseva D, de Bocanegra HT, Darney PD, Brindis CD

Correlates of receiving reproductive health care services among U.S. men aged 15 to 44 years.

American journal of men's health

Chabot MJ, Lewis C, de Bocanegra HT, Darney P

Sex-selective abortion in Nepal: a qualitative study of health workers' perspectives.

Women's health issues : official publication of the Jacobs Institute of Women's Health

Lamichhane P, Harken T, Puri M, Darney PD, Blum M, Harper CC, Henderson JT

Family planning and the future.

American journal of obstetrics and gynecology

Darney PD

Number of oral contraceptive pill packages dispensed and subsequent unintended pregnancies.

Obstetrics and gynecology

Foster DG, Hulett D, Bradsberry M, Darney P, Policar M

Vaginal ring contraception.

Contraception

Kerns J, Darney P

The management of unacceptable bleeding patterns in etonogestrel-releasing contraceptive implant users.

Contraception

Mansour D, Bahamondes L, Critchley H, Darney P, Fraser IS

Obstacles to the integration of abortion into obstetrics and gynecology practice.

Perspectives on sexual and reproductive health

Freedman L, Landy U, Darney P, Steinauer J

Non-contraceptive applications of the levonorgestrel intrauterine system.

International journal of women's health

Rodriguez MI, Darney PD

Should providers give women advance provision of emergency contraceptive pills? A cost-effectiveness analysis.

Women's health issues : official publication of the Jacobs Institute of Women's Health

Foster DG, Raine TR, Brindis C, Rostovtseva DP, Darney PD

The effect of patient gynecologic history on clinician contraceptive counseling.

Contraception

Dehlendorf C, Ruskin R, Darney P, Vittinghoff E, Grumbach K, Steinauer J

The financial effects of expanding postpartum contraception for new immigrants.

Obstetrics and gynecology

Rodriguez MI, Jensen JT, Darney PD, Little SE, Caughey AB

Empowering women to control post-partum haemorrhage.

Lancet (London, England)

Potts M, Prata N, El Refaey H, Sanghvi H, Darney P, Ades V, Jafarey SN, Rwamushaija E, Hodoglugil N, Bique C, Gomez R, Rokotovao JP, Quaiyum A, Karanja J, Kuchingale E

Intrauterine progestins, progesterone antagonists, and receptor modulators: a review of gynecologic applications.

American journal of obstetrics and gynecology

Rodriguez MI, Warden M, Darney PD

Ethics and referral for abortion.

American journal of obstetrics and gynecology

Kaunitz AM, Benrubi GI, Barbieri RL, Darney PD, Edelman A, Speroff L, Espey E, Shulman LP

Insertion of intrauterine contraceptives immediately following first- and second-trimester abortions.

Contraception

Drey EA, Reeves MF, Ogawa DD, Sokoloff A, Darney PD, Steinauer JE

Cost savings from the provision of specific methods of contraception in a publicly funded program.

American journal of public health

Foster DG, Rostovtseva DP, Brindis CD, Biggs MA, Hulett D, Darney PD

Challenges in translating evidence to practice: the provision of intrauterine contraception.

Obstetrics and gynecology

Harper CC, Blum M, de Bocanegra HT, Darney PD, Speidel JJ, Policar M, Drey EA

Uterine artery embolization in postabortion hemorrhage.

Obstetrics and gynecology

Steinauer JE, Diedrich JT, Wilson MW, Darney PD, Vargas JE, Drey EA

Predictors of delay in each step leading to an abortion.

Contraception

Foster DG, Jackson RA, Cosby K, Weitz TA, Darney PD, Drey EA

Injectable contraception.

Clinical obstetrics and gynecology

Haider S, Darney PD

Predictors of abortion provision among practicing obstetrician-gynecologists: a national survey.

American journal of obstetrics and gynecology

Steinauer J, Landy U, Filippone H, Laube D, Darney PD, Jackson RA

Pharmacy access to emergency contraception: Perspectives of pharmacists at a chain pharmacy in San Francisco.

Journal of the American Pharmacists Association : JAPhA

El-Ibiary SY, Raine T, McIntosh J, Darney PD, Harper CC

Risk factors for repeat elective abortion.

American journal of obstetrics and gynecology

Prager SW, Steinauer JE, Foster DG, Darney PD, Drey EA

Reducing maternal mortality due to elective abortion: Potential impact of misoprostol in low-resource settings.

International journal of gynaecology and obstetrics: the official organ of the International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics

Harper CC, Blanchard K, Grossman D, Henderson JT, Darney PD

Beyond access: acceptability, use and nonuse of emergency contraception among young women.

American journal of obstetrics and gynecology

Rocca CH, Schwarz EB, Stewart FH, Darney PD, Raine TR, Harper CC

Number of oral contraceptive pill packages dispensed, method continuation, and costs.

Obstetrics and gynecology

Foster DG, Parvataneni R, de Bocanegra HT, Lewis C, Bradsberry M, Darney P

Misoprostol administered by epithelial routes: Drug absorption and uterine response.

Obstetrics and gynecology

Meckstroth KR, Whitaker AK, Bertisch S, Goldberg AB, Darney PD

Contraceptive intentions among adolescents after abortion.

The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine

Truong HM, Kellogg T, McFarland W, Kang MS, Darney P, Drey EA

Pharmacokinetics of single-dose levonorgestrel in adolescents.

Contraception

Sambol NC, Harper CC, Kim L, Liu CY, Darney P, Raine TR

The society of family planning.

Contraception

Darney PD, Shields WC

Risk factors associated with presenting for abortion in the second trimester.

Obstetrics and gynecology

Drey EA, Foster DG, Jackson RA, Lee SJ, Cardenas LH, Darney PD

HIV sentinel surveillance among women seeking elective pregnancy termination, San Francisco.

Sexually transmitted diseases

Drey EA, Darney PD, Louie B, Kellogg TA, Kang MS, Prabhu R, Whitaker AK, Chin J, Molina A, McFarland W

The effect of increased access to emergency contraception among young adolescents.

Obstetrics and gynecology

Harper CC, Cheong M, Rocca CH, Darney PD, Raine TR

Misoprostol compared with laminaria before early second-trimester surgical abortion: a randomized trial.

Obstetrics and gynecology

Goldberg AB, Drey EA, Whitaker AK, Kang MS, Meckstroth KR, Darney PD

Improving the accuracy of fetal foot length to confirm gestational duration.

Obstetrics and gynecology

Drey EA, Kang MS, McFarland W, Darney PD

Abortion in the United States.

Annual review of public health

Harper CC, Henderson JT, Darney PD

Angiogenic effects of norplant contraception on endometrial histology and uterine bleeding.

The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism

Pritts EA, Ryan IP, Mueller MD, Lebovic DI, Shifren JL, Zaloudek CJ, Korn AP, Darney PD, Taylor RN

Tolerability of levonorgestrel emergency contraception in adolescents.

American journal of obstetrics and gynecology

Harper CC, Rocca CH, Darney PD, von Hertzen H, Raine TR

Contraceptive use and risk of unintended pregnancy in California.

Contraception

Foster DG, Bley J, Mikanda J, Induni M, Arons A, Baumrind N, Darney PD, Stewart F

Recent developments in hormone delivery systems.

American journal of obstetrics and gynecology

Shulman LP, Nelson AL, Darney PD

Adolescent clinic visits for contraception: support from mothers, male partners and friends.

Perspectives on sexual and reproductive health

Harper C, Callegari L, Raine T, Blum M, Darney P

Prostaglandins for first-trimester termination.

Best practice & research. Clinical obstetrics & gynaecology

Meckstroth KR, Darney PD

Advance supply of emergency contraception. effect on use and usual contraception--a randomized trial.

Obstetrics and gynecology

Jackson RA, Schwarz EB, Freedman L, Darney P

The effect of training on the provision of elective abortion: a survey of five residency programs.

American journal of obstetrics and gynecology

Steinauer JE, Landy U, Jackson RA, Darney PD

Adolescents' contraceptive use and pregnancy history: is there a pattern?

Obstetrics and gynecology

Paukku M, Quan J, Darney P, Raine T

More on science and politics.

Science (New York, N.Y.)

Bass GD, Blumenthal PD, Corfman P, Darney PD, Gonsalves G, Levin AA, Trussell J, Shields WC

Abortion: teaching why as well as how.

Perspectives on sexual and reproductive health

Stewart FH, Darney PD

Recent developments in hormonal contraception.

Reviews in endocrine & metabolic disorders

Drey EA, Darney PD

Race, adolescent contraceptive choice, and pregnancy at presentation to a family planning clinic.

Obstetrics and gynecology

Raine T, Harper C, Paukku M, Darney P

Implant contraception.

Seminars in reproductive medicine

Meckstroth KR, Darney PD

Misoprostol: a boon to safe motherhood...or not?

Lancet (London, England)

Darney PD

Time to pardon the IUD?

The New England journal of medicine

Darney PD

Levonorgestrel concentrations during 7 years of continuous use of Jadelle contraceptive implants.

Contraception

Sivin I, Wan L, Ranta S, Alvarez F, Brache V, Mishell DR, Darney P, Biswas A, Diaz S, Kiriwat O, Anant MP, Klaisle C, Pavez M, Schechter J

Digoxin to facilitate late second-trimester abortion: a randomized, masked, placebo-controlled trial.

Obstetrics and gynecology

Jackson RA, Teplin VL, Drey EA, Thomas LJ, Darney PD

Cervical neoplasia risk in women provided hormonal contraception without a Pap smear.

Contraception

Sawaya GF, Harper C, Balistreri E, Boggess J, Darney P

Misoprostol and pregnancy.

The New England journal of medicine

Goldberg AB, Greenberg MB, Darney PD

Provision of hormonal contraceptives without a mandatory pelvic examination: the first stop demonstration project.

Family planning perspectives

Harper C, Balistreri E, Boggess J, Leon K, Darney P

Implantable contraception.

Obstetrics and gynecology clinics of North America

Meckstroth KR, Darney PD

Implantable contraception.

The European journal of contraception & reproductive health care : the official journal of the European Society of Contraception

Darney PD

Ovarian steroid and cytokine modulation of human endometrial angiogenesis.

Human reproduction (Oxford, England)

Lebovic DI, Shifren JL, Ryan IP, Mueller MD, Korn AP, Darney PD, Taylor RN

Early surgical abortion: an alternative to and backup for medical abortion.

American journal of obstetrics and gynecology

Macisaac L, Darney P

Emergency contraception: advance provision in a young, high-risk clinic population.

Obstetrics and gynecology

Raine T, Harper C, Leon K, Darney P

Safety of intra-amniotic digoxin administration before late second-trimester abortion by dilation and evacuation.

American journal of obstetrics and gynecology

Drey EA, Thomas LJ, Benowitz NL, Goldschlager N, Darney PD

Prolonged effectiveness of Norplant(R) capsule implants: a 7-year study.

Contraception

Sivin I, Mishell DR, Diaz S, Biswas A, Alvarez F, Darney P, Holma P, Wan L, Brache V, Kiriwat O, Abdalla K, Campodonico I, Pasquale S, Pavez M, Schechter J

A randomized controlled trial of laminaria, oral misoprostol, and vaginal misoprostol before abortion.

Obstetrics and gynecology

MacIsaac L, Grossman D, Balistreri E, Darney P

Condom practices of urban teens using Norplant contraceptive implants, oral contraceptives, and condoms for contraception.

American journal of obstetrics and gynecology

Darney PD, Callegari LS, Swift A, Atkinson ES, Robert AM

Contraception with two levonorgestrel rod implants. A 5-year study in the United States and Dominican Republic.

Contraception

Sivin I, Alvarez F, Mishell DR, Darney P, Wan L, Brache V, Lacarra M, Klaisle C, Stern J

Levonorgestrel capsule implants in the United States: a 5-year study.

Obstetrics and gynecology

Sivin I, Mishell DR, Darney P, Wan L, Christ M

Contraception-associated menstrual problems: etiology and management.

Dialogues in contraception

Darney PD, Klaisle CM

Medical abortion with oral methotrexate and vaginal misoprostol.

Obstetrics and gynecology

Creinin MD, Vittinghoff E, Schaff E, Klaisle C, Darney PD, Dean C

Training family practice residents in abortion and other reproductive health care: a nationwide survey.

Family planning perspectives

Steinauer JE, DePineres T, Robert AM, Westfall J, Darney P

Absorption kinetics of misoprostol with oral or vaginal administration.

Obstetrics and gynecology

Zieman M, Fong SK, Benowitz NL, Banskter D, Darney PD

Urban adolescent females' views on the implant and contraceptive decision-making: a double paradox.

Family planning perspectives

Kuiper H, Miller S, Martinez E, Loeb L, Darney P

Levonorgestrel concentrations during use of levonorgestrel rod (LNG ROD) implants.

Contraception

Sivin I, Lähteenmäki P, Ranta S, Darney P, Klaisle C, Wan L, Mishell DR, Lacarra M, Viegas OA, Bilhareus P, Koetsawang S, Piya-Anant M, Diaz S, Pavez M, Alvarez F, Brache V, LaGuardia K, Nash H, Stern J

OC practice guidelines: minimizing side effects.

International journal of fertility and women's medicine

Darney PD

Methotrexate and misoprostol for early abortion: a multicenter trial. I. Safety and efficacy.

Contraception

Creinin MD, Vittinghoff E, Keder L, Darney PD, Tiller G

Combination oral contraceptives and cardiovascular disease.

Seminars in reproductive endocrinology

Darney PD

Practice guidelines for OC selection.

Dialogues in contraception

The androgenicity of progestins.

The American journal of medicine

Darney PD

Hormonal implants: contraception for a new century.

American journal of obstetrics and gynecology

Darney PD

Methotrexate and misoprostol for early abortion.

Contraception

Creinin MD, Darney PD

Contraceptive choices for behaviorally disordered women.

American journal of obstetrics and gynecology

Hankoff LD, Darney PD

Who will do the abortions?

Women's health issues : official publication of the Jacobs Institute of Women's Health

Darney PD

AIDS (HIV) risk assessment in an inner-city women's clinic.

The Journal of reproductive medicine

Dattel BJ, Darney PD, Hauer LB, Crombleholme WR, Sweet RL

Evaluation of a 1-year levonorgestrel-releasing contraceptive implant: side effects, release rates, and biodegradability.

Fertility and sterility

Darney PD, Klaisle CM, Monroe SE, Cook CE, Phillips NR, Schindler A

The importance of proper insertion of Norplant contraceptive implants.

The Journal of family practice

Darney PD, Klaisle CM, Walker DM, Ghadially R

Subdermal progestin implant contraception.

Current opinion in obstetrics & gynecology

Darney PD

Acceptance and perceptions of NORPLANT among users in San Francisco, USA.

Studies in family planning

Darney PD, Atkinson E, Tanner S, MacPherson S, Hellerstein S, Alvarado A

Clinical evaluation of the Capronor contraceptive implant: preliminary report.

American journal of obstetrics and gynecology

Darney PD, Monroe SE, Klaisle CM, Alvarado A

Routine intraoperative ultrasonography for second trimester abortion reduces incidence of uterine perforation.

Journal of ultrasound in medicine : official journal of the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine

Darney PD, Sweet RL

Maternal deaths in the less developed world: preventable tragedies.

International journal of gynaecology and obstetrics: the official organ of the International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics

Darney PD

Abortion training in U.S. obstetrics and gynecology residency programs.

Family planning perspectives

Darney PD, Landy U, MacPherson S, Sweet RL

Use of oral contraceptives by women with epilepsy.

JAMA

Mattson RH, Cramer JA, Darney PD, Naftolin F

Preparation of the cervix: hydrophilic and prostaglandin dilators.

Clinics in obstetrics and gynaecology

Darney PD

Sonographically guided extraction of a submucous myoma.

Obstetrics and gynecology

Darney PD

Outcome of the delivery following an induced or spontaneous abortion.

American journal of obstetrics and gynecology

Schoenbaum SC, Monson RR, Stubblefield PG, Darney PD, Ryan KJ

Avoiding ureteral damage in pelvic surgery for ovarian remnant syndrome.

American journal of obstetrics and gynecology

Berek JS, Darney PD, Lopkin C, Goldstein DP

Tuberculosis outbreak in a circus: report of a cooperative investigation.

American journal of public health

Darney PD, Greene JE