Contraception satisfaction and utilization is linked to pre-use clinical counseling. Group prenatal care may offer increased opportunity for education on postpartum contraception options. This study evaluated postpartum long acting reversible contraception (LARC) rates in women who attend CenteringPregnancy® group prenatal (CP) care versus individual prenatal care with Certified Nurse Midwives (CNM).
CenteringPregnancy®, group prenatal care, individual prenatal care, certified nursing midwife, LARC, contraception
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Hoff T, Hahn P, Sharma D, Hardy-Fairbanks AJ, Stockdale CK. Postpartum LARC use in low-risk women in CenteringPregnancy® versus traditional certified nurse midwife prenatal care. Proc Obstet Gynecol. 2018 Oct 29;8(3):Article 27 [2 p.]. https://doi.org/10.17077/2154-4751.1441. Free full text article.