Medical abortion versus manual vacuum aspiration in a hilly district hospital of eastern Nepal: a comparative study.

@article{Panta2013MedicalAV,
  title={Medical abortion versus manual vacuum aspiration in a hilly district hospital of eastern Nepal: a comparative study.},
  author={Om Prakash Panta and D Bhattarai and N Parajuli},
  journal={Kathmandu University medical journal},
  year={2013},
  volume={11 43},
  pages={206-9}
}
  • Om Prakash Panta, D Bhattarai, N Parajuli
  • Published 2013 in Kathmandu University medical journal
BACKGROUND Nepal government has approved medical abortion and manual vacuum aspiration for early first trimester pregnancy. Both the procedures have been approved by World Health Organization for use in early first trimester. OBJECTIVES The study aims to compare efficacy and safety of medical abortion with surgical abortion in a district hospital of rural eastern Nepal. METHOD An observational study conducted in district hospital, Dhankuta from July 2010 to January 2011. Clients for… CONTINUE READING