Immediate versus delayed postpartum use of the levonorgestrel contraceptive implant: a randomized controlled trial

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Investigator: Sarah H. Averbach, MD
Sponsor: Society of Family Planning

Location(s): Uganda

Description

This study will evaluate if immediate postpartum placement of a levonorgestrel (LNG) contraceptive implant within 5 days of delivery improves implant utilization at 6 months postpartum compared to implant placement at 6-8 weeks postpartum among women in Uganda.