Dramatic decline in abortion mortality due to the Choice on Termination of Pregnancy Act.

@article{Jewkes2005DramaticDI,
  title={Dramatic decline in abortion mortality due to the Choice on Termination of Pregnancy Act.},
  author={Rachel Jewkes and Helen V Rees},
  journal={South African medical journal = Suid-Afrikaanse tydskrif vir geneeskunde},
  year={2005},
  volume={95 4},
  pages={250}
}
250 To the Editor: The Choice on Termination of Pregnancy Act appears to have had a very marked impact on abortion-related mortality. This conclusion can be drawn by comparing the number of abortion-related deaths found in the Confidential Enquiries into Maternal Deaths (Department of Health 1999 and 2003) and the 2000 national incomplete-abortion survey with the estimates of pre-legislative reform mortality found in the 1994 national incomplete-abortion survey. The latter survey estimated that… CONTINUE READING
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