Chapter 9. Teenage Pregnancy

  1. Kathy French RN, Cert Ed, BSc (Hons), MPhil, PG Dip, PhD member Sexual Health Adviser
  1. Kathy French RN, Cert Ed, BSc (Hons), MPhil, PG Dip, PhD member Sexual Health Adviser

Published Online: 30 NOV 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444322569.ch9

Sexual Health

Sexual Health

How to Cite

French, K. (2009) Teenage Pregnancy, in Sexual Health (ed K. French), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444322569.ch9

Editor Information

  1. Royal College of Nursing, London, UK

Author Information

  1. Royal College of Nursing, London, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 NOV 2009
  2. Published Print: 3 APR 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405168311

Online ISBN: 9781444322569

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Keywords:

  • teenage pregnancy;
  • teenage pregnancy rates - within United Kingdom and other countries;
  • Teenage Pregnancy Unit (TPU);
  • Social Exclusion Unit's (SEU) and aims of reducing teenage conceptions;
  • Health Protection Agency (HPA);
  • National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE);
  • sex and relationship education;
  • National Survey of Sexual Attitudes and Lifestyles (NASSAL) - in relation to sexual health;
  • role of family and wider community;
  • information on young people's sexual health and joining Brook Exchange

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Learning Outcomes

  • Sex and Relationship Education

  • Role of the Family and the Wider Community

  • Conclusion

  • References

  • Further Reading