The estimated incidence of induced abortion in Kenya: a cross-sectional study

@inproceedings{Mohamed2015TheEI,
  title={The estimated incidence of induced abortion in Kenya: a cross-sectional study},
  author={Shukri F Mohamed and Chimaraoke Otutubikey Izugbara and Ann M. Moore and Michael Mbithi Mutua and Elizabeth Wambui Kimani-Murage and Abdhalah Kasiira Ziraba and Akinrinola Bankole and Susheela D. Singh and Caroline P. Egesa},
  booktitle={BMC pregnancy and childbirth},
  year={2015}
}
BACKGROUND The recently promulgated 2010 constitution of Kenya permits abortion when the life or health of the woman is in danger. Yet broad uncertainty remains about the interpretation of the law. Unsafe abortion remains a leading cause of maternal morbidity and mortality in Kenya. The current study aimed to determine the incidence of induced abortion in Kenya in 2012. METHODS The incidence of induced abortion in Kenya in 2012 was estimated using the Abortion Incidence Complications… CONTINUE READING
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