Induced abortions in low socio-economic settlements of Karachi, Pakistan: rates and women's perspectives.

@article{Saleem2001InducedAI,
  title={Induced abortions in low socio-economic settlements of Karachi, Pakistan: rates and women's perspectives.},
  author={Sarah Saleem and Fariyal Fatma Fikree},
  journal={JPMA. The Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association},
  year={2001},
  volume={51 8},
  pages={275-9}
}
OBJECTIVE The aim of the study was to determine rates on induced abortions and to identify the perceived and actual reasons for terminating an unplanned pregnancy, health care providers sought, methods used and post-abortion complications. SETTING Three squatter settlements of Karachi, Pakistan. SUBJECTS Interviews were conducted on 1,214 ever-married… CONTINUE READING