Teenage Pregnancy: Impact of the Integral Attention Given to the Pregnant Teenager and Adolescent Mother as a Protective Factor for Repeat Pregnancy

@inproceedings{Santanna2007TeenagePI,
  title={Teenage Pregnancy: Impact of the Integral Attention Given to the Pregnant Teenager and Adolescent Mother as a Protective Factor for Repeat Pregnancy},
  author={M C Sant'anna and K{\'e}pler Alencar Mendes Carvalho and Amanda Melhado and Ver{\^o}nica Coates and Hatim A. Omar},
  booktitle={TheScientificWorldJournal},
  year={2007}
}
The purpose of this study was to evaluate the impact of the integral attention to the health of pregnant adolescents and adolescent mothers, having follow-up from the Integral Support Program for the Pregnant Teen (ISPPT), with the intention to determine quality of life and prevent repeat pregnancy. A prospective study comprised 85 adolescents attended by the ISPPT between January 2002 and June 2006 who participated in meetings during pregnancy with a multidisciplinary team that provided… CONTINUE READING