Teen Pregnancy 2001--Still No Easy Answers

Koshar, Jeanette H.
September 2001
Pediatric Nursing;Sep/Oct2001, Vol. 27 Issue 5, p505
Academic Journal
Describes the areas in which nurses can assist in supporting the declining trend related to primary, secondary and tertiary prevention of teen pregnancy in the United States. Decline in the teen pregnancy rate between 1986 and 1996; Role of nurses in preventing teen pregnancy; Role of nurses in relating to pregnant teenagers; Role of nurses in educating teenagers after the birth of the child.


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