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Jill Durocher

Medical abortion: Outcomes in a family medicine setting

Published
August 31st, 2010
Type
Publication
Topic
Medical Abortion
Authors
Shannon, Caitlin, Dzuba, Ilana, Prine, L., Gillespie, G., Crowden, W.A., Fortin, J., Howe, M.

The Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine; July-August 2010; 23(4):509-513; doi:10.3122/jabfm.2010.04.090229

This article offers a secondary analysis from a medical abortion study conducted in the U.S. in different clinical settings. The results demonstrate that medical abortion has similar efficacy and patient satisfaction when offered in a family medicine practice or at a reproductive health specialty clinic.