Physician attitudes and family planning in Nigeria.

  title={Physician attitudes and family planning in Nigeria.},
  author={Deborah L. Covington and Emmanuel O Otolorin and Barbara K. Janowitz and D S Gates and Peter R Lamptey and Oladapo Alabi Ladipo},
  journal={Studies in family planning},
  volume={17 4},
This study examines family planning attitudes and practices of 681 Nigerian physicians selected from cities in which large university teaching hospitals are located. About half of the physicians were practicing family planning; the method of choice was the IUD. Obstetrician/gynecologists and general practitioners were more likely to provide methods to their… CONTINUE READING