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Jill Durocher

Self-induction of abortion among women in the United States

Published
November 30th, 2010
Type
Publication
Topic
Medical Abortion
Authors
Winikoff, Beverly, Peña, Melanie, Grossman, D., Holt, K., Lara, D., Veatch, M., Córdova, D., Gold, M., Blanchard, K.

Reprod Health Matters; 2010 Nov; 18(36):136-46; doi:10.1016/S0968-8080(10)36534-7

This article reports on a qualitative study of women in four U.S. cities who attempted to self-induce abortion, the methods used and their motivations for the attempt.