Gynuity Health Projects


Oral misoprostol as first-line care for incomplete abortion in Burkina Faso

This study aimed to explore 400 mcg sublingual misoprostol as primary treatment in lower-level facilities with no previous experience providing postabortion care. The results demonstrated that misoprostol is a viable option for treatment of incomplete abortion at mid-level facilities.

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  • Topic: Pregnancy Failure
  • Type: Staff Publication
  • Author: Blandine, T., Ouattara, A.Z., Coral, A., Hassane, C., Clotaire, H., Dao, B., Lankoande, J., Diop, A., Blum, J.
  • Published: October 2012

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