Medical abortion for adolescents
- April 20th, 2011
- Medical Abortion
- Raymond, Elizabeth G., Grimes, D.A.
BMJ 2011; 20 April 2011; 342; doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.d2185
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.