This study investigated the use of telephone follow-up combined with a semiquantitative urine pregnancy test and symptom checklist as a possible replacement for in-clinic follow-up after medical abortion. While telephone follow-up was very effective, the pregnancy test alone provided higher specificity in screening for ongoing pregnancy. Obstet Gynecol. 2014 Jan;123(1):88-95.

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Jan. 2014
Staff Publication
Medical Abortion
Blum, Jennifer, Blumenthal, Paul, D., Bracken, Hillary, Winikoff, Beverly, Ngoc, N.T., Bracken, H., Blum, J., Nga, N.T., Minh, N.H., van Nhang, N., Lynd, K., Winikoff, B., Blumenthal, P.D.