"I'll see what I can do": What adolescents experience when requesting emergency contraception.

PURPOSE To understand the experiences of adolescent females when they try to obtain emergency contraception (EC) from pharmacies. METHODS Female callers, posing as 17-year-old adolescents, used standardized scripts to telephone 943 pharmacies in five United States cities. Two investigators independently coded qualitative data from these calls. Codes were… CONTINUE READING