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ERIC Number: EJ367159
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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Family Planning for Inner-City Adolescent Males: Pilot Study.
Reis, Janet; And Others
Adolescence, v22 n88 p953-60 Win 1987
Describes a pilot family planning program in an inner-city pediatric practice. Male adolescents were more likely to accept contraceptives if the provider first raised the topic of birth control to them. Identified a desire for anonymity/confidentiality and embarrassment or discomfort as the key reasons for not seeking contraceptives. Emphasizes the necessity of sensitivity to clients' feelings. (Author/KS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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