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Four Weeks Later


On the last day of your rotation, you see that Chris is returning to your office at the end of the day for "Counseling - 15 min".  Immediately prior to this appointment, you see that you are about to see Charlotte, 16 years old, seeking contraception.

As you walk into the room to see Charlotte, you see her and Chris sitting, holding hands.  They are happy to see you, and, before sitting down, they inform you that Charlotte had her period, and she is not pregnant.


Before asking Charlotte about contraception, what must you first do?