More than one abortion
Rowlands, Sam (2007) More than one abortion. Journal of Family Planning and Reproductive Health Care, Vol.33 (No.3). pp. 155-158. ISSN 1471-1893
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Official URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1783/147118907781005047
Key message points
- Categorising women undergoing abortion into groups according to number of previous abortions has little scientific merit.
- Women undergoing their first abortion and women undergoing subsequent abortions should be treated no differently.
- Future research on abortion should focus more on psychosocial antecedents to unintended pregnancy
|Item Type:||Journal Item|
|Subjects:||H Social Sciences > HQ The family. Marriage. Woman
R Medicine > RG Gynecology and obstetrics
|Divisions:||Faculty of Medicine > Warwick Medical School|
|Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH):||Abortion|
|Journal or Publication Title:||Journal of Family Planning and Reproductive Health Care|
|Publisher:||Professional, Managerial & Healthcare Publications Ltd.|
|Official Date:||July 2007|
|Number of Pages:||4|
|Page Range:||pp. 155-158|
|Access rights to Published version:||Restricted or Subscription Access|
(1) Rovinsky JJ. Abortion recidivism: a problem in preventive medicine. Obstet Gynecol 1972; 39:649-659.
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