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The Fog Zone: How misperceptions, magical thinking and ambivalence put young adults at risk for unplanned pregnancy

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Kaye, K., Suellentrop, K., and Sloup, C. “The Fog Zone: How Misperceptions, Magical Thinking, and Ambivalence Put Young Adults at Risk for Unplanned Pregnancy.” Washington, DC: The National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy. 2009: 36-38. Accessed from: http://thenationalcampaign.org/sites/default/files/resource-supporting-download/fogzone_0.pdf

Health Care Provider Attitudes and Practices Related to Intrauterine Devices for Nulliparous Women

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Tyler, C.P, Witeman, M. K. Z., Curtis, K.M., & Kapp, N. “Health Care Provider Attitudes and Practices Related to Intrauterine Devices for Nulliparous Women. Obstetrics & Gynecology, 2012, 199(4), 9. Accessed from: http://journals.lww.com/greenjournal/Fulltext/2012/04000/Health_Care_Provider_Attitudes_and_Practices.11.aspx#

The efficacy of intrauterine devices for emergency contraception: a systematic review of 35 years of experience

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Cleland, K., Zhu, H. Goldstruck, N., Cheng, L., Trussell, J. “The efficacy of intrauterine devices for emergency contraception: a systematic review of 35 years of experience” Human Reproduction 27,7 (2012): 1994-2000. Accessed from: http://humrep.oxfordjournals.org/content/27/7/1994

Increasing Use of Contraceptive Implants and Intrauterine Devices To Reduce Unintended Pregnancy

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ACOG. (2015). Increasing Use of Contraceptive Implants and Intrauterine Devices To Reduce Unintended Pregnancy. ACOG Committee Opinion No. 652. American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. Accessed from: https://www.acog.org/Resources-And-Publications/Committee-Opinions/Committee-on-Gynecologic-Practice/Increasing-Access-to-Contraceptive-Implants-and-Intrauterine-Devices-to-Reduce-Unintended-Pregnancy

Intended and unintended births in the United States: 1982–2010. National health statistics reports; no 55

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Mosher WD, Jones J, Abma JC. Intended and unintended births in the United States: 1982–2010. National health statistics reports; no 55. Hyattsville, MD: National Center for Health Statistics. 2012. Accessed from: http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/nhsr/nhsr055.pdf; Martin JA, Hamilton BE, Ventura SJ, et al. Births: Final data for 2010. National vital statistics reports; vol 61 no 1. Hyattsville, MD: National Center for Health Statistics. 2012.

Long-term contraception. Twelve years of experience with the TCu380A and TCu220C.

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World Health Organization Special Program of Research Development and Research Training in Human Reproduction. Long-term contraception. Twelve years of experience with the TCu380A and TCu220C. Contraception. 1997;56:341-352. In Hatcher RA, Trussell J, Nelson A, Cates Jr., W, Kowal, D, Policar, M, Contraceptive Technology: Twentieth Revised Edition. New York NY: Ardent Media, 2011, pg.149, 184.

The Fog Zone: How Misperceptions, Magical Thinking, and Ambivalence Put Young Adults at Risk for Unplanned Pregnancy

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Half of all pregnancies in the United States are unplanned. Cost and access barriers can make contraception hard to secure and some women become pregnant unintentionally due to a contraceptive failure. But there are other barriers and explanations such as fear, misinformation and ambivalence. These factors were explored in a new national survey on contraceptive and fertility knowledge and form the basis of this Fog Zone report. uthor

IUD Data Sources - IUD Factsheet

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IIn 2013, the Data & Monitoring Workgroup of the NYC IUD Taskforce conducted a review of the available literature and datasets on IUD use in New York City and nationally.  This factsheet identifies best practices for developing and maintaining an IUD-related monitoring system, describes currently available datasets, their underlying metrics and the limitations of each. UD Taskforce