CHAPTER 16 - Cervical Caps: Only the Essentials
|Key Points for Providers and Clients|
- A soft, deep, latex or plastic rubber cup that snugly covers the cervix.
- Comes in different sizes; requires fitting by a specifically trained provider.
- The cervical cap works by blocking sperm from entering the cervix; spermicides kill or disable sperm. Both keep sperm from meeting an egg.
- Different brand names include FemCap and Leah's Shield.