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ALLMedicine Abortion Complications Center

Research & Reviews  103 results

Evaluating the quality and coverage of post-abortion care in Zimbabwe: a cross-sectiona...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7092428
BMC Health Services Research; Riley T, Madziyire MG et. al.

Mar 26th, 2020 - An estimated 65,000 abortions occurred in Zimbabwe in 2016, and 40 % resulted in complications that required treatment. Quality post-abortion care (PAC) services are essential to treat abortion complications and prevent future unintended pregnanci...

The Quality of Postabortion Care in Tanzania: Service Provider Perspectives and Results...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6711628
Global Health, Science and Practice; Yegon E, Ominde J et. al.

Aug 28th, 2019 - In 2015, the government of Tanzania launched an effort to strengthen the quality of postabortion care (PAC), an integrated health service that includes treatment for abortion complications and provision of family planning counseling and voluntary ...

A prospective study of severity of complications associated with use of misoprostol and...
https://doi.org/10.1002/ijgo.12877
International Journal of Gynaecology and Obstetrics: the Official Organ of the International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics; Irinyenikan TA, Loto OM et. al.

Jun 3rd, 2019 - To assess the severity of complications following misoprostol used to induce abortion compared with other methods among women admitted for postabortion complications. A cross-sectional study of women who presented with complications of induced abo...

Narratives of women presenting with abortion complications in Southwestern Nigeria: A q...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6541294
PloS One; Oyeniran AA, Bello FA et. al.

May 29th, 2019 - Unsafe abortion continues to impact negatively on women's health in countries with restrictive abortion laws. It remains one of the leading causes of maternal mortality and morbidity. Paradoxically, modern contraceptive prevalence remains low and ...

Trends in misoprostol use and abortion complications: A cross-sectional study from nine...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6312220
PloS One; Bello FA, Fawole B et. al.

Dec 31st, 2018 - The study aimed to assess the use of misoprostol and complications associated with abortions in referral hospitals in Nigeria, a country with restrictive abortion laws. A cross-sectional study at nine referral hospitals in South-west Nigeria. Nine...

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Guidelines  1 results

Medical management of abortion
https://apps.who.int/iris/bitstream/handle/10665/278968/9789241550406-eng.pdf?ua=1
WHO

Dec 30th, 2018 - Medical abortion care encompasses the management of various clinical conditions including spontaneous and induced abortion (both viable and non-viable pregnancies), incomplete abortion and intrauterine fetal demise, as well as post-abortion contra.

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Clinicaltrials.gov  115 results

Evaluating the quality and coverage of post-abortion care in Zimbabwe: a cross-sectiona...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7092428
BMC Health Services Research; Riley T, Madziyire MG et. al.

Mar 26th, 2020 - An estimated 65,000 abortions occurred in Zimbabwe in 2016, and 40 % resulted in complications that required treatment. Quality post-abortion care (PAC) services are essential to treat abortion complications and prevent future unintended pregnanci...

The Quality of Postabortion Care in Tanzania: Service Provider Perspectives and Results...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6711628
Global Health, Science and Practice; Yegon E, Ominde J et. al.

Aug 28th, 2019 - In 2015, the government of Tanzania launched an effort to strengthen the quality of postabortion care (PAC), an integrated health service that includes treatment for abortion complications and provision of family planning counseling and voluntary ...

A prospective study of severity of complications associated with use of misoprostol and...
https://doi.org/10.1002/ijgo.12877
International Journal of Gynaecology and Obstetrics: the Official Organ of the International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics; Irinyenikan TA, Loto OM et. al.

Jun 3rd, 2019 - To assess the severity of complications following misoprostol used to induce abortion compared with other methods among women admitted for postabortion complications. A cross-sectional study of women who presented with complications of induced abo...

Narratives of women presenting with abortion complications in Southwestern Nigeria: A q...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6541294
PloS One; Oyeniran AA, Bello FA et. al.

May 29th, 2019 - Unsafe abortion continues to impact negatively on women's health in countries with restrictive abortion laws. It remains one of the leading causes of maternal mortality and morbidity. Paradoxically, modern contraceptive prevalence remains low and ...

Trends in misoprostol use and abortion complications: A cross-sectional study from nine...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6312220
PloS One; Bello FA, Fawole B et. al.

Dec 31st, 2018 - The study aimed to assess the use of misoprostol and complications associated with abortions in referral hospitals in Nigeria, a country with restrictive abortion laws. A cross-sectional study at nine referral hospitals in South-west Nigeria. Nine...

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News  5 results

Facility Type Not a Factor in Abortion Complications
https://www.medpagetoday.com/obgyn/pregnancy/73723

Jun 26th, 2018 - Advocates for laws requiring that abortions be performed at ambulatory surgical centers (ASCs) claim the facilities make the procedure safer, but a new study found that abortions conducted in offices and other non-ASCs did not put patients at grea...

California study finds abortion complications very rare
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-abortion-complications/california-study-finds-abortion-complications-very-rare-idUSKBN0JP20920141211

Dec 11th, 2014 - (Reuters Health) - Less than one quarter of one percent of abortion procedures result in major complications, a very low rate that is comparable to minor outpatient procedures in the U.S., according to a study of more than 50,000 women. “We review...

Midwives, Nurses Can Safely Perform Abortions
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/770092

Sep 3rd, 2012 - By Genevra Pittman NEW YORK (Reuters Health) Aug 30 - Abortions are just as safe when performed by trained nurse practitioners, midwives and physician assistants as when doctors do them, a new review of the evidence suggests. Researchers analyzed ...

Midwives, nurses can safely perform abortions
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-midwives-nurses-abortions/midwives-nurses-can-safely-perform-abortions-idUSBRE87T1BO20120830

Aug 30th, 2012 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Abortions are just as safe when performed by trained nurse practitioners, midwives and physician assistants as when doctors do them, a new review of the evidence suggests. Researchers analyzed five studies that compared...

Misoprostol Reduced Abortion Complications in Large Trial
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/759888

Mar 7th, 2012 - March 8, 2012 — Cervical preparation with the prostaglandin analogue misoprostol before abortion by vacuum aspiration reduced abortion complications compared with placebo in the largest trial yet of the preparation, according to an article publish...

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