TITLE

Contraceptive services for teenagers: Do we need family planning clinics?

AUTHOR(S)
Allaby, Martin A.K.
PUB. DATE
June 1995
SOURCE
BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);6/24/95, Vol. 310 Issue 6995, p1641
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Studies whether the effectiveness of contraceptive services for teenagers is related to the balance of service provisions between general practitioners and specialist family planning services. Novel method for measuring the effectiveness of contraceptive services; Variation in the ratio of uptake of contraceptive services. INSET: Key messages..
ACCESSION #
9510260518

 

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