Family planning needs of women experiencing severe maternal morbidity in Accra, Ghana: another missed opportunity?

@article{Tuncalp2014FamilyPN,
  title={Family planning needs of women experiencing severe maternal morbidity in Accra, Ghana: another missed opportunity?},
  author={Ozge Tuncalp and Kwame Adu-Bonsaffoh and Richard M. K. Adanu and Michelle Jane Hindin},
  journal={African journal of reproductive health},
  year={2014},
  volume={18 2},
  pages={15-21}
}
Women with severe maternal morbidity represent an important group to target for increasing contraceptive uptake. Our objective was to explore the future fertility intentions, use of family planning including methods and reasons for not wanting to use contraception among a group of women who had traumatic delivery experience at a tertiary teaching hospital in Accra, Ghana. Our results show that despite higher educational attainment, longer hospital stays and intention to limit or stop… CONTINUE READING