International Journal of
Nursing and Midwifery

  • Abbreviation: Int. J. Nurs. Midwifery
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2456
  • DOI: 10.5897/IJNM
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 213

Full Length Research Paper

Utilization of family planning methods among rural Ethiopian women

Agidew Abebe
  • Agidew Abebe
  • Department of Rural Development and Agricultural Extension, College of Agricultural Science, Ariba Minch University, Ariba Minch Ethiopia.
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  •  Received: 26 September 2016
  •  Accepted: 25 October 2016
  •  Published: 30 November 2016


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