Decreasing Contraceptive Response Effort to Decrease Unwanted Pregnancies in At-Risk Women

  • Leigh EdgertonEmail author
  • Byron Wine
Activism and Advocacy


This paper details the success of using long-active reversible contraception (LARC) to prevent unwanted pregnancies in at-risk women. This paper describes the efferctiveness of LARCs when compared to other birth control methods in terms of motivation and response effort.


Long-acting contraception Contraception Response effort 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Trumpet Behavioral HealthDublinUSA
  2. 2.The Faison CenterHenricoUSA

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