Abortion experiences of unmarried young women in India: evidence from a facility-based study in Bihar and Jharkhand.

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CONTEXT Little is known about the experiences of unmarried young women in India who seek to terminate an unintended pregnancy. METHODS A survey was conducted among 549 unmarried women aged 15-24 who had obtained an abortion in 2007-2008 at one of 16 clinics run by the nongovernmental organization Janani in the states of Bihar and Jharkhand. Differences in… (More)
DOI: 10.1363/ipsrh.36.062.10

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