- IUDs and adolescents--an under-utilized opportunity for pregnancy preventionSophia Yen
Division of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Lucile Packard Children s Hospital, California, USA
J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 23:123-8. 2010..In summary, IUDs are safe for contraception in most adolescents. IUDs are effective and eliminate the need for ongoing adherence and thus have the potential to decrease unplanned pregnancies...
- Contraception for adolescentsSophia Yen
Division of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Lucile Packard Children s Hospital, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
Pediatr Ann 42:21-5. 2013..To prevent unplanned and unwanted teenage pregnancies, which have negative consequences on a teenager's health and future, pediatricians must be able to provide birth control or at least know where to refer their patients in need...