Knowledge, Attitude and Practice of Emergency Contraceptives among Mizan-Tepi University Female Students, South West Ethiopia

@inproceedings{Shiferaw2016KnowledgeAA,
  title={Knowledge, Attitude and Practice of Emergency Contraceptives among Mizan-Tepi University Female Students, South West Ethiopia},
  author={Bisrat Zeleke Shiferaw and Bosena Tebeje Gashaw and Fekadu Yadassa Tesso},
  year={2016}
}
Background: Emergency contraception is a type of modern contraception which is used after unprotected sexual intercourse, following sexual abuse, misuse of regular contraception or non-use of contraception. University students fall under sexually active age group and form a high-risk group for unintended pregnancy because a large percentage of them engage in sporadic pre- marital sex, which could be prevented by using emergency contraception. Objective: The aim of the study was to assess the… CONTINUE READING

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