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Table 3 Most common concerns about LARC use cited by women experiencing homelessness in Chicago

From: Desire for and barriers to obtaining effective contraception among women experiencing homelessness

I do not like the idea of something inside my body 81%
I worry there will be a complication with insertion 67%
I fear that the insertion of the device will be painful 62%
I worry about getting an infection from the device 57%
I worry about how these methods would change my bleeding pattern 43%
I fear that the device will cause infertility 40%
They are too expensive 27%