Use of Reproductive and Sexual Health Services Among Female Family Planning Clinic Clients Exposed to Partner Violence and Reproductive Coercion

@article{Kazmerski2014UseOR,
  title={Use of Reproductive and Sexual Health Services Among Female Family Planning Clinic Clients Exposed to Partner Violence and Reproductive Coercion},
  author={Traci M Kazmerski and Heather L McCauley and Kelley A. Jones and Sonya B Borrero and Jay G Silverman and Michele R. Decker and Daniel J. Tancredi and Elizabeth Miller},
  journal={Maternal and Child Health Journal},
  year={2014},
  volume={19},
  pages={1490-1496}
}
To examine the associations of recent intimate partner violence (IPV) and reproductive coercion (RC) with frequency of use of reproductive and sexual health services, a cross-sectional survey was administered to 16–29 year old women seeking care in five family planning clinics (n = 1,262). We evaluated associations of recent experiences of IPV, RC, or both IPV and RC with recent care seeking for pregnancy testing, emergency contraception, and sexually transmitted infection testing using… CONTINUE READING