Complications after second trimester surgical and medical abortion.

@article{Grossman2008ComplicationsAS,
  title={Complications after second trimester surgical and medical abortion.},
  author={Daniel Grossman and Kelly Blanchard and Paul D. Blumenthal},
  journal={Reproductive health matters},
  year={2008},
  volume={16 31 Suppl},
  pages={173-82}
}
Second trimester abortion is associated with higher rates of complications compared to first trimester abortion. Dilatation and evacuation (D&E) and medical induction using misoprostol alone or a combination of mifepristone and misoprostol are the methods most commonly used for later abortion in developed countries, yet little research has directly compared them. We reviewed the literature on PubMed and identified only one small randomised controlled trial and one retrospective cohort study… CONTINUE READING

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