Medical abortion for adolescents
- April 1st, 2011
- Staff Publication
- Medical Abortion
- Raymond, Elizabeth G., Grimes, D.A., Raymond, E.G.
This editorial explores issues of safety and effectiveness of medical abortion among adolescents compared to adults, reflecting on an article by Niinimäki 2011. No evidence suggests that medical abortion is more risky or less successful in adolescents than in older women.
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