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Restrictive laws and a lack of access to contraception are implicated.
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Name: The American journal of nursing
Induced abortion remains a major challenge in Nigeria and indeed the developing world because of its contribution to maternal morbidity and mortality. In Nigeria, abortion law is restrictive, and ther...
Before 1990, abortions were highly prevalent in Eastern Europe, including Czechoslovakia. After 1990, the Czech and Slovak populations experienced a significant decrease in the abortion rate. Because ...
Tanzania has one of the highest maternal mortality ratios in the world, and unsafe abortion is one of its leading causes. Yet little is known about its incidence.
A safe induced abortion has no impact on future fertility. Ovulation may resume as early as 8 days after the abortion. There is no difference in return to fertility after medical or surgical abortion....
Abortion is legally restricted in Argentina. Although this law is almost 100 years old, most women who meet the criteria for legal abortion are not informed of or offered this possibility within the h...
This study is a randomized controlled trial designed to measure abortion stigma related to the Pennsylvania Abortion Control Act. Women seeking abortion will be randomized to receive the v...
Septic abortion is a serious condition. Women with septic abortion are treated with clindamycin plus gentamicin using divided doses, i.e., thrice a day. The objective of this study is to ...
The purpose of this study is to determine the expulsion and continuation rate of an IUD placed immediately after medical abortion. Our hypothesis is that immediate-placement of an IUD aft...
This is a multicenter, randomized study. 564 healthy women, age 18 years or older, with an intrauterine pregnancy, and requesting a medical abortion, will be recruited to participate in t...
Women having abortions are at high risk for subsequent unintended pregnancy and repeat abortion. Clearly, encouraging contraceptive use after abortion is a high priority. Long acting rever...
Abortion performed because of possible fetal defects.
Abortion induced to save the life or health of a pregnant woman. (From Dorland, 28th ed)
Any type of abortion, induced or spontaneous, that is associated with infection of the UTERUS and its appendages. It is characterized by FEVER, uterine tenderness, and foul discharge.
A mammalian fetus expelled by INDUCED ABORTION or SPONTANEOUS ABORTION.
Results of conception and ensuing pregnancy, including LIVE BIRTH; STILLBIRTH; SPONTANEOUS ABORTION; INDUCED ABORTION. The outcome may follow natural or artificial insemination or any of the various ASSISTED REPRODUCTIVE TECHNIQUES, such as EMBRYO TRANSFER or FERTILIZATION IN VITRO.