The impact of early use of prescription contraceptives on reducing premarital teenage pregnancies.

Abstract

Examines the potential impact of early use of medically prescribed contraceptives on reducing premarital pregnancies among teenagers. If all teenagers began using a prescription method 1 month after initiating intercourse, the risk of premarital pregnancy would be reduced by 40% from actual levels, from 35% within 2 years to 21%. The fact that 21% would… (More)

Topics

Figures and Tables

Sorry, we couldn't extract any figures or tables for this paper.

Slides referencing similar topics