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Provision of no-cost, long-acting contraception and teenage pregnancy.

by on October 28, 2014

Source: N Engl J Med. 2014 Oct 2;371(14):1316-23

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Date of publication: October , 2014

Publication type: Journal article

In a nutshell: This cohort study was designed to promote the use of long-acting, reversible contraceptive (LARC) methods to reduce unintended pregnancy in teenage girls and women and concludes that those who participated in this project had much lower rates of pregnancy, birth and abortion than the national (USA) rates for sexually experienced teens.

Length of publication: 8 pages

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