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NFP Monographs, Proceedings, and Classic Articles


Aransas-Dowling, E. (1979).  A Study of the Conjugal Interaction of the Successful Natural Family Planning Practitioners of Lligan, Lanao Del Norte.  SEAPRAP Research Report No.57.  Republic of Singapore: Southeast Asia Population Research Awards Program.

Billings, E.L., Billings, J.J., & Catarinich, M. (1977).  Atlas of the ovulation method: The mucus patterns of fertility and infertility.  Melbourne, Australia: Advocate Press Printing Ltd.

Billings, J. (1972).  Natural family planning: The ovulation method.  Collegeville, Minnesota: The Liturgical Press.

Birnberg, CH, et al (1958).  Simple test for determining ovulation time.  J.A.M.A. 168 (10),1174-1175.

Cohen, M.R. (1959).  Glucose reagent strip stick test compared with other criteria for detection of ovulation. 10; 340-349.

Desmarteaux, D. (Date not cited).  Influences des Valeurs et des Roles Conjugaux sur la choix des Methodes Naturelles ou Artifcielles de Regulation des Naissances chez des couples Quebecois.  These de Philosophiae Doctor Sociologie, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

Dorairaj, K. (1987).  Women's health: Teaching fertility awareness and its use to illiterate women (A Guide for Village Women Leaders). India: Natural Family Planning Association of India.

Elstein, M., et al. (1973).  Cervical mucus in human reproduction.  A World Health Organization Colloquim held in Geneva, Sept. 1972. Copenhagen: Scriptor.

Fallace, C., & Fallace, J. (1976).  The joy in planning your family.  Smithtown, New York: Family Life Promotion of New York Inc.

Flammond, K.F., & Annese, B.K. (1980).  Fertility awareness manual: A guide for clients.  San Francisco: James Bowmar Associates.

Fundacao Movimento Brasileiro de Alfabetizacso. (1980).  Gerencia de Ecuacoo Comunitaria para a Suade. A transmissao da vida.  Rio de Janeiro.

Garcia, C.R. & Rosenfeld, D.L. (1977).  Human fertility: The regulation of reproduction. Philadelphia: F.A. Davis Company.

Gray, R.H., Kambic, R.T., Lanctot, C.A., Martin, M.C., Wesley, R., & Cremins, R. (1993). Evaluation of natural family planning programmes in Liberia and Zambia.  Journal of Biosocial Science, 25.

Hatcher, R.A., Stewart, G.K., Stewart, F., Guest, F., Josephs, N., & Dale, J. (1982). Contraceptive technology 1982-1983 ( l l th ed.). New York: Irvington Publishers, Inc.

Hilgers, T.W. (1979/0ct.8-9).  A Critical Evaluation of Effectiveness Studies in Natural Family Planning.In:  Proceedings of an International Symposium on Natural Family Planning sponsored by the World Health Organization.  Dublin, Ireland.

Hilgers, T.W. (1983/Jan.).  Current Research in Cervical Mucus. Bernard, C. (Ed.) In Proceedings of the World Conference on the Family of Asia and Australia. (pp. 105-112). Madras, India.

Hilgers, T.W. (1991). The Medical Applications of Natural Family Planning. Omaha, NE: The Pope Paul V I Institute Press.

Hilgers, T.W. (Date not cited).  Human Sexuality: Contemporary Lessons to be Learned. In Proceedings of Sixth Combined Conference of the Guild of St. Luke and SS. Cosmos and Damian (pages not cited).  Masterton, New Zealand: Horizons of Medicine-Manipulation of Man.

Hilgers, T.W. (Ed.) (1981).  Relevant Issues in Natural Family Planning. Omaha, NE: Creighton University Natural Family Planning Education and Research Center.

Hilgers, T.W., Abraham, G. & Prebil, A.M. (In Press).  The Length of the Luteal Phase. Fertility and Sterility.

Hilgers, T.W., Prebil, A.M., Daly, K.D. & Hilgers, S.K. (1982).  The Picture Dictionary of the Ovulation Method and Other Assorted Teaching Aids.  Omaha, NE: Creighton University Natural Family Planning Education and Research Center.

IFFLP/FIDAF (1980).  Planificacion Familiar Natural: Guia para su Practica Cali, Columbia: Author.

IFFLP/USAID. (1983 a/November).  Fertility Awareness, Form B. Module 1. Instructor Training in Natural Family Planning.  (Test) Prepared under work agreement #DPE-0632-A- 3094-000. Washington, DC: Author.

IFFLP/FIDAF. (1983 b/November 20-30).  Presentation Summaries 1983. 3rd International Congress of the Federation. Hong Kong.

III IFFLP (IFFLP/FIDAF).  (1986/June 29, 30 and July 1). Abstracts of papers presented at the 4th Congress of the International Federation for Family Life Promotion. Ottawa, Canada. Washington D.C.: Author.

IFFP/FIDAF. (1986/June).  Fourth Congress of the IFFLP, Symposium Proceedings. International Journal of Fertility.  (Entire Issue). Ottawa, Canada.

The Indian Society for Natural Family Planning. (Date not cited). Natural Family Planning in India and Around the World. Bangalore,: Author.

Institute for International Studies in Natural Family Planning (Georgetown University). (1987). Outreach Strategy for Natural Family Planning: Institute Issue Report. Washington, DC: Author.

Institute for International Studies in Natural Family Planning. (1989). Natural family planning: A good option. Washington, DC.: Author.

Jordan, J.A., & Singer, A. (Eds.). (1976). The Cervix.  Philadelphia: W.B. Saunders Company, Ltd.

Kavanagh-Jazrawy, F. (Ed.). (1975). Planning your family the ST way.  Ottawa, Ontario.

Keefe, E. (1949). A Practical open-scale thermometer for timing human ovulation. NYState Med 49 (11): 2554-58

Kenna, J.T. (1965). Proceedings of the International Symposium on Rhythm. Sponsored by Family Life Bureau, National Catholic Welfare Conference and National Federation of Catholic Physicians' Guilds. Washington, DC: Family Life Bureau, National Catholic Welfare Conference.

Klaus, H., Woods, R., Castles, M., & Zimny, G.(1974). Behavioral components influencing use effectiveness offamily planning by prediction of ovulation. (Billings Method). (No Further Citation).

Lanctot, C.A ., & Martin, M. C. (198 1). Natural family planning programme evaluation project: Final report.  Washington, DC: IFFLP/FIDAF.

Lanctot, C.A., Martin, M. C., & Shivanadar, M. (Eds.). (1984). Natural family planning: Development of national programs. Washington, DC: IFFLP/FIDAF.

Martin, M.C. (1985).  Natural family planning training, programme standards and evaluation. Washington, D.C.

McCarthy, JO., & Seli, J.J. (1971).  The Rhythm Method of Family Planning: A Programmed Instruction Book. Pittsburgh, PA: The Family Life Center Diocese of Pittsburgh.

McCusker, M.P. (1976). Couples Perceptions of the Influence of the Use of Fertility Awareness Methods of Natural Family Planning on their Marital Relationship. (Unpublished Master's Thesis, Catholic University of America, Washington, D.C.)

McSweeney, L. (1985).  Face the world with confidence knowing the facts of life. Ibadan: African Universities Press.

NAACOG (1983/Dec.) Natural Family Planning, OGN Nursing Practice Resource. Number 9.

National Federation of Catholic Physicians' Guilds. (1978/November). The Linacre Quarterly, 45(4). Elm Grove, WI.

Nofziger, M. (1976).  A Cooperative Method of Natural Birth Control. Summertown, TN: The Book Publishing Company.

Nofziger, M. (1982).  The Fertility Question. Summertown, TN: The Book Publishing Company.

Odeblad, E. (1994). The discovery of different types of cervical mucus and the Billings Ovulation Method. Bulletin of the Natural Family Planning Council of Victoria. 21,3:3-35.

Ogino, K. (1934). Conception Period of Women. (Y. Miagawa, Trans.) Harrisburg, PA: Medical Arts Publishing Company.

The Ovulation Method Research and Reference Centre of Australia. (1989/September). Bulletin of the Natural Family Planning Council of Victoria, 15(3).

Palmerini, M., Luisa, S.R.N. (1980). Fruitful love: Natural child S-P-A-C-I-N-G. Lusaka: Family Life Promotion Committee.

Parenteau-Carreau, S. (1989). Love and Life: Fertility and Conception Prevention. (4th ea.) Ottawa,: Serena Canada.

Periodic Abstinence in Developing Countries: Update and Policy Options. (1986/June). Demographic Data for Development and Institute for Resource Development at Westinghouse.

Pisani, B.J., Rivkind, J., & Kristal, R.M. (1964). The Rhythm Method of Birth Control. New York: Essandess Special Editions.

Pistella, J. (1982).  A Study of the Parner s Effect on Women's Acceptance and Continuation of CM-BB7: (Unpublished Master's Thesis, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA.)

Polestico-Bartolome, T. (1981). The Factors Affecting the Effectiveness of the Basal Body Temperature Method of Birth Control of the Natural Family Planning Clinic in Phillips Bukidnon and the Surrounding Areas. SEA PRAP Research Report No. 82.  Republic of Singapore: Southeast Asia Population Research Awards Program.

Queenan, J.T., Jennings, V.H., Spieler, J.M., & van Hertzen, H. (Eds.). (1991/December). Natural family planning: Current knowledge and new strategies for the 1990s. Proceedings of a Conference. Georgetown University, Washington, D.C. December 10-14,1990. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 165(6) [supplement] part 2.

Report of the first national workshop for government doctors on the modern scientific advances and effective use of the ovulation method of family planning. (1983/ Oct. 21-23) Bangalae, India: The Indian Medical Association House.

Rodriguez-Garcia, R., & Kennedy, K.I. (Eds.). (1990).  Fifth National and International Symposium on Natural Family Planning, August 14-18, 1988: Proceedings. (2nd Ed.) Los Angeles, CA. Sponsored by The National Coalition of Natural Family Planning.

Rodriguez-Garcia, R., Schaefer, L.A., & Yures, J. (Eds.). (1990). Lactation Education for Health Professionals. Washington, DC: Pan American Health Organization.

Roetzer, J. (1981).  Family planning the natural way: A complete guide to the sympto-thermal method--including questionnaires, charts, and reliable procedures.  Old Tappan, NJ: Fleming H. Rvell Co.

Ruiz, R.C., Russell, J., & Ruiz, I.O. (Eds.). (1990) . Proceedings of the International Seminar on Natural Family Planning and Family Life Education, July 3-13, 1988, Hong Kong. Hong Kong University Press, 1990.

Santamaria, J., (Ed.) (1979). Human Love and Human Life. Polding Press. Melbourne.

Santamaria, J., Richards, P., & Gibbons, W. (1980). The dignity of man and creative love: Selected papers from the Congress for the Family of the Americas, Guatemala. New Haven: Knights of Columbus.

Sharma, R. & Sevick, M. (1990). Psychological Aspects of Natural Family Planning. A Review of selected literature. Institute for International Studies in NFP. University of Pittsburgh.

Siegler, A. (1960). Indicator of ovulation. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 79,1169-1172.

Thyma, P. (1973). Fertile and infertile days in married life: The double check method. Fall River, MA: Ian Mucharski.

Thyma, P. (1977). Il doppio metods: di controllo per la pianificazione delle nascite. Sayre, PA: Author.

Uricchio, W.A. (1973).  Proceedings of a Research Conference on Natural Family Planning. Washington, DC: The Human Life Foundation.

Westinghouse Institute for Resource Demographics. (1986).  Periodic Abstinence in Developing Countries: Update and Policy Options. Columbia, MD: Westinghouse Institute for Resource Development.

Westoff, C.F. 11991). Reproductive preferences: A comparative view.  Demographic and Health Surveys Comparative Studies No. 3. Columbia, MD: Institute for Resource Development/Macro Systems, Inc.

WHO (1967). Biology of Fertility Control by Periodic Abstinence: Report of a WHO Scientific Group. World Health Organization Technical Report Series, No. 360. Geneva: Author.

WHO (1986/1987). Fertility Awareness Methods. Report on a WHO Workshop, Jablonna, Poland. Geneva: Author.

WHO (1988).  Natural Family Planning: A Guide to Provision of Services. Geneva: Author.

WHO (1989). Les Methodes Naturelles de Planification Familiale: Guide pour la prestation de services. Geneva: Author.

Van Look, P.F.A., & Mancuso, S. (Guest Eds.). (1989). Natural fertility regulation today. International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics [supplement 1]. Chicago.

Zablan, Z. (1986). Report of the 1984 Philippine Periodic Abstinence Survey: Responses to Structured Questions. Philippines: The Demographic Research and Development Foundation.

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