Epidemiology and determinants of induced abortion in the U.S.S.R.

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Since the mid-50s, induced abortion (IA) has been the principal method of birth control for as much as 80% of the U.S.S.R. population, with more than 9 million of terminations performed annually. After brief discussion of the general and specific reasons for a long-term IA dominance in family planning practices, data of the national statistics and local… (More)

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@article{Remennick1991EpidemiologyAD, title={Epidemiology and determinants of induced abortion in the U.S.S.R.}, author={Larissa I Remennick}, journal={Social science & medicine}, year={1991}, volume={33 7}, pages={841-8} }