Repeat induced abortions and contraceptive practices among unmarried young women seeking an abortion in China.

@article{Cheng2004RepeatIA,
  title={Repeat induced abortions and contraceptive practices among unmarried young women seeking an abortion in China.},
  author={Yi-min Cheng and X Gno and Youping Li and Sujun Li and Annie Qu and Ben Kang},
  journal={International journal of gynaecology and obstetrics: the official organ of the International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics},
  year={2004},
  volume={87 2},
  pages={
          199-202
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To determine the rates of repeated abortion and contraceptive use among unmarried young women seeking an abortion in China. METHODS We used an anonymous self-administered questionnaire at abortion clinics in Beijing, Changsha, and Dalian from January to September 2000. RESULTS Of 4547 unmarried young women seeking an abortion, 33.0% reported having had one previous induced abortion. Of those who had had more than one abortion, only 29.7% used a contraceptive method at their first… CONTINUE READING
BETA

Topics from this paper.

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 31 CITATIONS

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…