Practice Bulletin No. 143: Medical Management of First-Trimester Abortion

@article{2014PracticeBN,
  title={Practice Bulletin No. 143: Medical Management of First-Trimester Abortion},
  author={},
  journal={Obstetrics \& Gynecology},
  year={2014},
  volume={123},
  pages={676–692}
}
  • Published 1 March 2014
  • Medicine
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
Over the past three decades, medical methods of abortion have been developed throughout the world and are now a standard method of providing abortion care in the United States. Medical abortion, which involves the use of medications rather than a surgical procedure to induce an abortion, is an option for women who wish to terminate a first-trimester pregnancy. Although the method is most commonly used up to 63 days of gestation (calculated from the first day of the last menstrual period), the… 
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