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ALLMedicine™ Long-acting Reversible Contraception Center

Research & Reviews  196 results

Single-visit insertion of long-acting reversible contraception in a single health system.
Contraception Stuart GS, Yates L et. al.

Mar 18th, 2023 - To identify patient and practice characteristics associated with single-visit placement of long-acting reversible contraception (LARC) across the UNC Health system. We conducted a retrospective observational study using existing electronic health ...

Caregivers of youth in foster care in Texas and their role in contraception decision-ma...
Contraception Edmondson S, Conrado AB et. al.

Feb 26th, 2023 - This study describes the perspectives of caregivers of youth in foster care in Texas about the caregiver's role in adolescent contraception decision-making for adolescents in their care, particularly for long-acting reversible contraception (LARC)...

Increasing the availability of long-acting reversible contraception and medical abortio...
BMJ Open; Mazza D, James S et. al.

Dec 16th, 2022 - Although primary care practitioners are the main providers of long-acting reversible contraception (LARC) and early medical abortion (EMA) in Australia, few provide these services. A professional community of practice (CoP) has the potential to im...

Contraception Use and Pregnancy Outcomes for Alabama Medicaid Enrollees: A Baseline Ana...
Southern Medical Journal; Sharma P, Sen B et. al.

Dec 2nd, 2022 - Access to the full range of contraceptive methods, including long-acting reversible contraception (LARC), is key for preventing unintended pregnancies and improving health outcomes. In 2019, Alabama Medicaid started paying for LARC devices for pos...

A Path Towards Reproductive Justice: Incorporating a RJ Framework into North Carolina's...
Maternal and Child Health Journal; Yates L, Morgan I et. al.

Nov 10th, 2022 - Long-acting reversible contraception (LARC) is encouraged as a strategy to address racial disparities in birth outcomes. Black woman-led organizations and stakeholders recommend a thoughtful integration of Reproductive Justice for any LARC program...

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News  21 results

Fast Five Quiz: Contraception Implant Placement

Mar 16th, 2022 - The contraceptive implant is long-acting reversible contraception (LARC). Like other progestin-only contraceptives, it works through the regulation of progestin levels: inhibiting ovulation, thinning the endometrium, and thickening the cervical mu...

Postpartum LARC uptake increased with separate payment
Bianca Nogrady

Jun 9th, 2019 - The introduction of separate payment for the immediate postpartum implantation of long-acting reversible contraception was associated with increased use and a slow-down in the number of short-interval births in patients covered by South Carolina’s.

Few Teen Moms on Birth Control Using Condoms

May 20th, 2019 - A little under 30% of teen mothers reported condom use postpartum, with those on long-acting reversible contraception (LARC) less likely to use condoms, researchers found. Self-reported condom use among sexually active postpartum teenagers was 28....

Immediate postpartum LARC: ‘Agony and ecstasy’
MDedge ObGyn; Sharon Worcester

May 16th, 2019 - NASHVILLE, TENN. – Immediate postpartum insertion of an intrauterine device (IUD) is highly cost effective despite an expulsion rate of 10%-30%, according to Eve Espey, MD.

New Guidelines on LARC Released by ACOG

Oct 24th, 2017 - An updated practice bulletin from the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) expands on previous recommendations regarding long-acting reversible contraception (LARC), including intrauterine devices (IUDs) and contraceptive imp...

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