Family Planing Perspectives

Book : Family Planing Perspectives

Author : * --

Language : English

Episode : Population

Publishing Location : Amerika

ISSN : 0014-7354

Period : bimonthly

Published Date : 1983

Publisher : The Alan Guttmacher Institute

Document Type : Periodical

Book No : 8339


Letters from Readers 155

-What U.S. Women Think and Do About Contraception
Jacqueline Darroch Forrest and Stanley K. Henshaw 157
-Medical Societies Vs. Nurse Practitioners
Patricia Donovan 166
-Follow-Up of Adolescent Family Planning Clinic Users
Pearila Brickner Namerow, Susan Custavus Philliber and
Marilyn Hughes 172
-The Family Planning Program And Cuts in Federal Spending
1. Impact on State Management Of Family Planning Funds
Margaret Terry Orr 176
2. Initial Effects On the Provision of Services
Aida Torres 184

-England &( Wales: Out-of-Wedlock Births Up;
40% of Teen Births Are Premarital 192
-Women Having Fewer Children Before Age 25,
More After the Age of 30 193
-Those at Higher Risk of CVD Are the Most
Likely to Use High-Dose Pills 194
-Legal Ambiguity Snags Birth Control Services
to Minors in Canada 195
-Brd-Trimester Abortion Rate Inflated in Georgia;
True Rate Is 4 per 100,000 196
-Majority Oppose Laws Restricting Teen Access
to Birth Control Services 197
-Sex Ed, Abortion Views of Mexican Americans
Typical of U. S. Beliefs 197
-Six in 10 Americans Now Support Medicaid
Funding of Ahortions 201
-WHO: Mini-Incision Is Fast, Simple Postpartum
Sterilization Technique 202

Books in Review
-The Impact of Teenage Pregnancy
On the Family, or Vice Versa?
Susan Cott Watkins 203
-The Compleat Abortion Compendium
Michael S. Burnhill 204


Volume 15, Number 4, July-August 1983