Jill Durocher

Acceptability and feasibility of medical abortion with mifepristone and misoprostol in Nigeria

April 1st, 2014
Staff Publication
Medical Abortion
Shochet, Tara, Winikoff, Beverly, Diop, Ayisha, Okonofua, F., Shittu, O., Shochet, T., Diop, A., Winikoff, B.

This article reports on a study that sought to examine the acceptability and feasibility of medical abortion in Nigeria. High rates of efficacy and participant satisfaction suggest that this method could be successfully introduced for legal pregnancy termination throughout Nigeria and in other settings with limited access to legal abortion services. International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics. 2014 Apr;125(1):49-52.

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