This study aimed to assess the feasibility of introducing misoprostol for the treatment of incomplete abortion in Quito, Ecuador. The results demonstrated that a single oral dose of 600 mcg of misoprostol was an acceptable and effective non-surgical option for this indication in this setting.

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Published:
Nov. 2011
Type:
Staff Publication
Topic:
Pregnancy Failure
Authors:
Durocher, Jill, Peña, Melanie, Winikoff, Beverly, Montesinos, R., Durocher, J., Leon, W., Arellano, M., Peña, M,, Pinto, E., Winikoff, B.