Oral Misoprostol as First-Line Care for Incomplete Abortion in Burkina Faso
- October 3rd, 2012
- Pregnancy Failure and Miscarriage
- Blandine, T., Ouattara, A.Z., Coral, A., Hassane, C., Clotaire, H., Dao, B., Lankoande, J., Diop, A., Blum, J.
International Journal of Gynecology & Obstetrics; November 2012; Vol. 119(2):166-169
This study aimed to explore 400 mcg sublingual misoprostol as primary treatment in lower-level facilities with no previous experience providing postabortion care. The results demonstrated that misoprostol is a viable option for treatment of incomplete abortion at mid-level facilities.