Dec 01, 2003
Jennifer Manlove,
Suzanne Ryan,
Kerry Franzetta

Determine how partner and relationship characteristics are related to contraceptive use and consistency within adolescents’ first sexual relationships. Finds teenagers who had waited a longer time between the start of a relationship and first sex with that partner, discussed contraception before first having sex or used dual contraceptive methods had significantly increased odds of ever or always using contraceptives.

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Jennifer Manlove
Suzanne Ryan
Kerry Franzetta