TITLE

PART 10: CLINICAL AND EDUCATIONAL IMPLICATIONS OF THE 1998 CANADIAN CONTRACEPTION STUDY

PUB. DATE
September 1999
SOURCE
Canadian Journal of Human Sexuality;Fall99, Vol. 8 Issue 3, p213
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
SUMMARY: The 1998 Canadian Contraception Study surveyed a representative sample of Canadian women on their contraceptive practices and attitudes as well as on a range of reproductive and sexual health matters. This part of the report summarizes some of the key clinical and educational implications that emerged from the study. The findings suggest that clinicians need to increase their efforts to help women become aware of their contraceptive options, educate women about the safety and health benefits of oral contraception, remind women of the importance of cancer screening and preventive behaviour, ask women about sexual/reproductive health concerns, and promote consistent contraceptive and safer sex behaviours.
ACCESSION #
3166685

 

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