Experiences of pregnant adolescents--voices from Wakiso district, Uganda.

@article{Atuyambe2005ExperiencesOP,
  title={Experiences of pregnant adolescents--voices from Wakiso district, Uganda.},
  author={Lynn Muhimbuura Atuyambe and Florence Maureen Mirembe and Annika Johansson and Edward K. Kirumira and Elisabeth A Faxelid},
  journal={African health sciences},
  year={2005},
  volume={5 4},
  pages={304-9}
}
BACKGROUND In Uganda, morbidity and mortality among adolescent mothers and their children are high. Social factors behind this problem need to be better understood. OBJECTIVE To explore problems that pregnant adolescents face in order to design appropriate policies and interventions. METHODS This was a descriptive study that utilized qualitative methods for data collection. The study population comprised of pregnant adolescents, adolescent mothers, opinion leaders, In-charge of health unit… CONTINUE READING
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