Emergency contraception could lower abortion rate

Sibbald, Barbara
June 2004
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;6/22/2004, Vol. 170 Issue 13, p1903
Academic Journal
Reports on the call of the Society of Obstetricians and Gynecologists of Canada for anti-abortion groups to welcome the proposed regulation allowing patients to access emergency contraception without a prescription as of June 2004. Estimate on the annual percentage of pregnancies that end in abortion; Impact of emergency contraception in reducing abortions; Canadian provinces that allow the purchase of emergency contraception without prescription.


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