Table of Contents
International Scholarly Research Notices
Volume 2017, Article ID 7257042, 6 pages
Research Article

Contraceptive Methods Accessed in Volta Region, Ghana, 2009–2014

1National Public Health Institute of Liberia, Monrovia, Liberia
2Ghana Field Epidemiology and Laboratory Training Program, Department of Epidemiology and Disease Control, School of Public Health, College of Health Sciences, University of Ghana, Accra, Ghana
3Liberia Field Epidemiology Training Program, Monrovia, Liberia

Correspondence should be addressed to Himiede W. Wilson; moc.oohay@3liwmihwhw

Received 4 July 2017; Accepted 3 August 2017; Published 7 September 2017

Academic Editor: José María Huerta

Copyright © 2017 Himiede W. Wilson et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Linked References

  1. S. M. Ahmed and G. Zayed, “New Advances in Contraceptive Methods Unique,” Journal of Pharmaceutical and Biological Sciences, vol. 1, no. 3, pp. 1–10, 2013. View at Google Scholar
  2. Ghana Health Services Report, 2013,
  3. M. L. Kavanaugh and R. M. Anderson, Contraception and Beyond: The Health Benefits of Services Provided at Family Planning Centers, New York: Guttmacher Institute, 2013,
  4. WHO, fact sheet. 2015, Family Planning /Contraception, Media Centre Fact sheets,
  5. B. S. Kayongo, 2013, Uptake of Modern Contraceptive among youths (15–24 years at community level in Busia District, Uganda).
  6. A. M. Kaunitz, “Hormonal Contraception in Women of Older Reproductive Age,” New England Journal of Medicine, vol. 358, no. 12, pp. 1262–1270, 2008. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  7. J. Bongaarts, “Modeling the fertility impact of the proximate determinants: Time for a tune-up,” Demographic Research, vol. 33, no. 1, pp. 535–560, 2015. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  8. S. Eliason, J. K. Awoonor-Williams, C. Eliason, J. Novignon, J. Nonvignon, and M. Aikins, “Determinants of modern family planning use among women of reproductive age in the Nkwanta district of Ghana: a case-control study,” Reproductive health, vol. 11, no. 1, p. 65, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  9. G. Mustafa, S. K. Azmat, W. Hameed et al., “Family Planning Knowledge, Attitudes, and Practices among Married Men and Women in Rural Areas of Pakistan: Findings from a Qualitative Need Assessment Study,” International Journal of Reproductive Medicine, vol. 2015, 8 pages, 2015. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  10. D. Adjei, O. J. Sarfo, M. Asiedu, and A. I. Sarfo, “Psychosocial factors affecting contraceptive usage: a case of unmet needs in ghana,” European Scientific Journal Edition, vol. 10, no. 152, 2014. View at Google Scholar
  11. Guttmacher Institute fact sheet, Contraceptive use in America,.
  12. R. H. Allen, C. A. Cwiak, and A. M. Kaunitz, “Contraception in women over 40 years of age,” CMAJ, vol. 185, no. 7, pp. 565–573, 2013. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus