ERIC Number: EJ560577
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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Repeat Pregnancies among Adolescent Mothers.
Gillmore, Mary Rogers; Lewis, Steven M.; Lohr, Mary Jane; Spencer, Michael S.; White, Rachelle D.
Journal of Marriage and the Family, v59 n3 p536-50 Aug 1997
Reports the results of an event history analysis of rapidly repeated pregnancies among a sample of 170 adolescents. Results show that the best fitting model for these girls included two proximate determinants of pregnancy, contraceptive use, and other factors. Findings indicate that such pregnancies among teenagers are somewhat predictable. (RJM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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