Barriers and Facilitators to Adolescents' Use of Long-Acting Reversible Contraceptives.

@article{Pritt2017BarriersAF,
  title={Barriers and Facilitators to Adolescents' Use of Long-Acting Reversible Contraceptives.},
  author={Nicole M Pritt and Alison Norris and Elise DeVore Berlan},
  journal={Journal of pediatric and adolescent gynecology},
  year={2017},
  volume={30 1},
  pages={18-22}
}
Most pregnancies among teenagers are unintended and many can be attributed to contraception misuse or nonuse. The etonogestrel implant and intrauterine devices, referred to as long-acting reversible contraceptives, or LARCs, are the most effective reversible contraceptive methods. These methods are safe for use by adolescents, yet the number of LARC users… CONTINUE READING