Usual hospital care versus post-abortion care for women with unsafe abortion: a case control study from Sri Lanka

@inproceedings{Arambepola2014UsualHC,
  title={Usual hospital care versus post-abortion care for women with unsafe abortion: a case control study from Sri Lanka},
  author={Carukshi Arambepola and Lalini Chandika Rajapaksa and Chandani Galwaduge},
  booktitle={BMC health services research},
  year={2014}
}
BACKGROUND Good quality post-abortion-care (PAC) is essential to prevent death and long-term complications following unsafe abortion, especially in countries with restrictive abortion laws. We assessed the PAC given to women following an unsafe abortion, compared to the routine hospital care following spontaneous abortion or unintended pregnancy carried to term in Sri Lanka. METHODS A case-control study was conducted in Sri Lanka among 171 cases following unsafe abortion, 638 controls… CONTINUE READING
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