Improving care of women at risk of unsafe abortion: implementing a risk-reduction model at the Uruguayan-Brazilian border.

@article{Fiol2012ImprovingCO,
  title={Improving care of women at risk of unsafe abortion: implementing a risk-reduction model at the Uruguayan-Brazilian border.},
  author={Ver{\'o}nica Fiol and Leonel Briozzo and Ana Labandera and V{\'i}ctor Recchi and Marta Pi{\~n}eyro},
  journal={International journal of gynaecology and obstetrics: the official organ of the International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics},
  year={2012},
  volume={118 Suppl 1},
  pages={
          S21-7
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To describe the initial stages of the implementation of a risk-reduction model designed by Iniciativas Sanitarias to shield women from unsafe abortion in a traditional community on the Uruguay-Brazil border. METHODS This mixed-design study was conducted first between 22 and 26 March 2010, and then between 2 and 7 May 2011, in Rivera, Uruguay, to gather information from women seen at health centers, healthcare providers, and local policy makers before the project started and midway… CONTINUE READING
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