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ALLMedicine™ Abortion Complications Center

Research & Reviews  63 results

Health systems' preparedness to provide post-abortion care: assessment of health facili...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9027923
BMC Health Services Research; Juma K, Ouedraogo R et. al.

Apr 24th, 2022 - In many parts of sub-Saharan Africa, access to abortion is legally restricted, which partly contributes to high incidence of unsafe abortion. This may result in unsafe abortion-related complications that demand long hospital stays, treatment and a...

Efficacy of a low-sensitivity urine pregnancy test for identifying ongoing pregnancy af...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.contraception.2022.02.005
Contraception Whitehouse KC, Shochet T et. al.

Mar 9th, 2022 - We assessed whether a low-sensitivity pregnancy test is effective at identifying ongoing pregnancy after medication abortion at 64 to 70 days of gestation. From October 2018 to March 2020, we performed a prospective observational study of particip...

Abortion Complications
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/795001-overview

Jan 25th, 2022 - Background Complications of spontaneous miscarriages and therapeutic abortions include the following: Complications of anesthesia Postabortion triad (ie, pain, bleeding, low-grade fever) Hematometra Retained products of conception Uterine perforat...

Abortion Complications
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/795001-overview

Jan 25th, 2022 - Background Complications of spontaneous miscarriages and therapeutic abortions include the following: Complications of anesthesia Postabortion triad (ie, pain, bleeding, low-grade fever) Hematometra Retained products of conception Uterine perforat...

Abortion Complications
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/795001-print

Jan 25th, 2022 - Background Complications of spontaneous miscarriages and therapeutic abortions include the following: Complications of anesthesia Postabortion triad (ie, pain, bleeding, low-grade fever) Hematometra Retained products of conception Uterine perforat...

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Guidelines  1 results

Clinical guidelines. Cervical preparation for surgical abortion from 20 to 24 weeks' ge...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.contraception.2008.01.004
Contraception Newmann S, Dalve-Endres A et. al.

Mar 18th, 2008 - Although less than 2% of abortions in the United States occur after 20 weeks, procedures performed at more advanced gestations are associated with increased morbidity and mortality. Adequate cervical preparation before dilation and evacuation (D&E...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  4 results

Cervical Preparation for Surgical Abortion at 12-14 Weeks: a Prospective, Randomized, Evaluator-blinded, Multicenter, Controlled Comparison Between Mifepristone, Misoprostol and Their Combination
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01795599

Sep 1st, 2014 - More than 100 000 surgical abortions are annually performed in France. About four in ten women will have an abortion in their life. Abortion complications are cervical tearing (0.1-1.18%), uterine perforation (0.09-19.8‰), hemorrhage (1.5‰) and in...

Comparison of Laminaria and Misoprostol for Cervical Preparation Before Second Trimester Surgical Abortion
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01678703

Sep 5th, 2012 - This is a prospective randomized study. The aim of the study is to compare preparation of the cervix before surgical abortion with laminaria and misoprostol. Primary outcome measures will include: Initial cervical opening and the need for further ...

Sublingual Misoprostol Versus Standard Surgical Care for the Treatment of Incomplete Abortion
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00466999

Mar 30th, 2012 - In this study, we will compare the safety and efficacy of 400 mcg sublingually administered misoprostol alone to standard surgical care for the treatment of incomplete abortion. This study will provide important data on the role of misoprostol in ...

Comparison of the Safety of First Trimester Abortions Performed by Physicians and Non-Physicians in South Africa and Viet Nam.
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00370487

Sep 6th, 2006 - Objective There have been no studies in developing countries assessing the safety of midlevel providers (MLP) compared to physicians in performing first-trimester manual vacuum aspiration abortion. In South Africa and Viet Nam, MLP (midwives and p...

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News  3 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...

States pass tougher abortion restrictions
https://www.mdedge.com/obgyn/article/145200/health-policy/states-pass-tougher-abortion-restrictions
Alicia Gallegos

Aug 23rd, 2017 - A number of states are tightening restrictions for women seeking abortions, while one state – Oregon – has enacted a law that could expand access. Here’s a breakdown of the latest state actions and how they could impact women and physicians.

Mississippi: Is This the End Game in the Abortion War?
https://www.medpagetoday.com/obgyn/generalobgyn/45494

Apr 29th, 2014 - Obtaining a legal abortion in the state of Mississippi could become impossible due to a new law requiring ob/gyns to have hospital admitting privileges in order to perform abortions. At this writing no abortion provider in Mississippi has hospital...

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