Medical versus surgical methods for first trimester termination of pregnancy.

  • Say L
  • Kulier R
  • Gülmezoglu M
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Induced abortions are very commonly practiced interventions worldwide. A variety of medical abortion methods have been introduced during the last decade in addition to existing surgical methods. In this review we systematically searched for and combined all evidence from randomised controlled trials comparing surgical with medical abortion.

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  • Abortifacient Agents
  • Abortion, Induced
  • Abortion, Induced: methods
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Pregnancy
  • Pregnancy Trimester, First
  • Randomized Controlled Trials as Topic
  • Vacuum Extraction, Obstetrical

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  • L Say

  • R Kulier

  • M Gülmezoglu

  • a Campana

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