TITLE

The ‘pill’ is popular with adolescents, but other hormonal contraceptive methods may improve compliance

PUB. DATE
December 2006
SOURCE
Drugs & Therapy Perspectives;Dec2006, Vol. 22 Issue 12, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The incidence of unplanned pregnancy in adolescents remains high. A number of hormonal contraceptive methods are available which, when used with full compliance, offer superior efficacy to barrier methods in pregnancy prevention and may also provide noncontraceptive benefits. Emergency contraception is available when regular contraceptive modalities fail
ACCESSION #
23276658

 

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