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Jill Durocher

Mifepristone and Misoprostol Compared With Misoprostol Alone for Second-trimester Abortion

Published
September 30th, 2011
Type
Staff Publication
Topic
Medical Abortion
Authors
Shochet, Tara, Winikoff, Beverly, Blum, Jennifer, Raghavan, Sheila, Ngoc, N.T.N., Shochet, T., Raghavan, S., Blum, J., Nga, N.T.B., Minh, N.T.H., Phan, V.Q., Winikoff, B.

This study evaluated the clinical benefit of pretreatment with mifepristone followed by misoprostol compared with misoprostol alone for second-trimester abortion. The results confirmed that the combined regimen is more efficacious and faster than misoprostol alone.

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