Effectiveness and Acceptability of Medical Abortion Provided Through Telemedicine

@article{Grossman2011EffectivenessAA,
  title={Effectiveness and Acceptability of Medical Abortion Provided Through Telemedicine},
  author={Daniel Grossman and Kate Grindlay and Todd Buchacker and Kathleen Lynne Lane and Kelly Blanchard},
  journal={Obstetrics \& Gynecology},
  year={2011},
  volume={118},
  pages={296-303}
}
OBJECTIVE: To estimate the effectiveness and acceptability of telemedicine provision of early medical abortion compared with provision with a face-to-face physician visit at a Planned Parenthood affiliate in Iowa. METHODS: Between November 2008 and October 2009, we conducted a prospective cohort study of women obtaining medical abortion by telemedicine or face-to-face physician visits. We collected clinical data, and women completed a self-administered questionnaire at follow-up. We also… Expand

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