Mifepristone-Misoprostol for early Medical Abortion in Uzbekistan
- April 1st, 2013
- Staff Publication
- Medical Abortion
- Winikoff, Beverly, Raghavan, Sheila, Tsereteli, Tamuna, Raghavan, S., Tsereteli, T., Kamilov, A., Kurbanbekova, D., Yusupov, D., Kasimova, F., Jymagylova, D., Winikoff, B.
This study sought to assess the feasibility and acceptability of introducing medical abortion up to 63 days’ LMP in Uzbekistan, with the option of home administration of misoprostol. Findings include a high success rate and high acceptability among participants. In addition, almost all women chose to administer the misoprostol at home.
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