Factors associated with second trimester abortion in rural Maharashtra and Rajasthan, India.

@article{Zavier2012FactorsAW,
  title={Factors associated with second trimester abortion in rural Maharashtra and Rajasthan, India.},
  author={A. J. Francis Zavier and Shireen J. Jejeebhoy and Shveta Kalyanwala},
  journal={Global public health},
  year={2012},
  volume={7 8},
  pages={897-908}
}
Many married women in India experience abortion in their second trimester of pregnancy. While there is an impression that second trimester abortions are now overwhelmingly used for sex selection, little is known about the extent to which second trimester abortions are indeed associated with son preference and sex selection motives, relative to other factors… CONTINUE READING