Safe abortion information hotlines: An effective strategy for increasing women’s access to safe abortions in Latin America

  title={Safe abortion information hotlines: An effective strategy for increasing women’s access to safe abortions in Latin America},
  author={Raquel Irene Drovetta},
  journal={Reproductive Health Matters},
  pages={47 - 57}
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