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Abortion rate stays flat worldwide, but unsafe abortion rates climb.

06:00 EDT 30th March 2012 | BioPortfolio

Summary of "Abortion rate stays flat worldwide, but unsafe abortion rates climb."

Restrictive laws and a lack of access to contraception are implicated.

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Name: The American journal of nursing
ISSN: 1538-7488
Pages: 18

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