Prostaglandins and abortion. III. Comparison of single intra-amniotic injections of 15-methyl prostaglandin F2alpha and prostaglandin F2alpha for termination of second-trimester pregnancy: an international multicenter study. World Health Organization Tast Force on the Use of Prostaglandins forthe Regulation of Fertility.

@article{1977ProstaglandinsAA,
  title={Prostaglandins and abortion. III. Comparison of single intra-amniotic injections of 15-methyl prostaglandin F2alpha and prostaglandin F2alpha for termination of second-trimester pregnancy: an international multicenter study. World Health Organization Tast Force on the Use of Prostaglandins forthe Regulation of Fertility.},
  author={},
  journal={American journal of obstetrics and gynecology},
  year={1977},
  volume={129 6},
  pages={601-6}
}
  • Published 1977 in American journal of obstetrics and gynecology
A multicenter, multinational study involving 1,521 patients has compared prostaglandin F2alpha (PGF2alpha) (40 or 50 mg.) and 15-methyl PGF2alpha (2.5 mg.) given intra-amniotically for induction of second-trimester abortion. The highest success rates for PGF2alpha at 24 and 48 hours were 67.8 and 86.6 per cent, respectively. The percentages for 15-methyl… CONTINUE READING