Dual use of condoms with other contraceptive methods among adolescents and young women in the United States.

@article{Tyler2014DualUO,
  title={Dual use of condoms with other contraceptive methods among adolescents and young women in the United States.},
  author={Crystal Pirtle Tyler and Maura K. Whiteman and Joan Marie Kraft and Lauren B. Zapata and Susan D. Hillis and Kathryn M. Curtis and John E. Anderson and Karen Pazol and Polly A. Marchbanks},
  journal={The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine},
  year={2014},
  volume={54 2},
  pages={169-75}
}
PURPOSE To estimate the prevalence of and factors associated with dual method use (i.e., condom with hormonal contraception or an intrauterine device) among adolescents and young women in the United States. METHODS We used 2006-2010 National Survey of Family Growth data from 2,093 unmarried females aged 15-24 years and at risk for unintended pregnancy. Using multivariable logistic regression, we estimated adjusted odds ratios (aORs) and 95% confidence intervals (CIs) to assess the… CONTINUE READING