Combat Unintended Pregnancy, Especially in At-risk Patients

Combat Unintended Pregnancy,
Especially in At-risk Patients

Despite dramatic increases in the use of family planning worldwide, research shows that in both high-income and low-income settings a substantial proportion of pregnancies and births are unplanned or unwanted. Monitoring this is important because unintended pregnancies carry health implications for women and children. Levels of unintended pregnancy also partially indicate how successfully women’s contraceptive needs are met.

Modern Medicine – Issue 1 2020