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Jill Durocher

Feticidal digoxin before D&E

Published
February 1st, 2012
Type
Publication
Topic
Abortion, general
Authors
Raymond, Elizabeth G., Grimes, D.A., Stuart, G.S.

Contraception; February 1, 2012; Vol. 85(2): 140-143; doi:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.contraception.2011.04.001

This commentary describes common rationales for the use of feticidal digoxin prior to surgical abortion, evaluates existing scientific literature, and highlights related ethical issues.