Abortion in proportion

August 1998
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;08/25/98, Vol. 159 Issue 4, p318
Academic Journal
No abstract available.


Related Articles

  • Characteristics of women who obtain induced abortion: A worldwide review. Bankole, Akinrinola; Singh, Susheela; Haas, Taylor // International Family Planning Perspectives;Jun99, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p68 

    Investigates the characteristics of women who obtained induced abortion. Comparison of proportion of abortions between adolescents and women aged 40 and older; Ratio of abortions between married versus unmarried women; Reasons for abortion between married versus unmarried women.

  • Pro-life goes mainstream.  // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;1/31/94, Vol. 21 Issue 7, p21 

    Cites an article in the February 1994 issue of `Glamour' which said a large proportion of American women oppose abortion. Readers who wrote to explain why they support the right to life over the right to an abortion; Percentages who oppose abortion under any circumstances; Those who would allow...

  • A Steady Number of Induced Abortions, but Fewer Women Concerned. MAZUY, Magali; TOULEMON, Laurent; BARIL, Élodie // Population (00324663);2014, Vol. 69 Issue 3, p323 

    The number of induced abortions in France is fairly stable, at about 210,000 a year. The total abortion rate in 2011 was 0.53 abortions per woman during her lifetime. Recourse to abortion rises between ages 18 and 25 (the increase among under-18s recorded in 1995-2005 has slowed) and falls after...

  • SEASON INFLUENCE UPON SOWS' PREGNANCY LOSS THROUGH ABORTIONS. ŞANDRU, O.; PETROMAN, I.; PETROMAN, CORNELIA; MARIN, DIANA; PEŢ, I.; UNTARU, RAMONA // Agricultural Management / Lucrari Stiintifice Seria I, Managemen;Apr2011, Vol. 13 Issue 2, p281 

    The researches were carried out with the goal to see the influence of season upon the proportion of abortions, in different stages of gestation, for swine specie. As we could see from the trial, during the months of August, September and October the sows had the highest proportion of abortions....

  • Seasonal variation in adolescent conceptions, induced abortions, and late initiation of prenatal... Petersen, Donna J.; Alexander, Greg R. // Public Health Reports;Nov/Dec92, Vol. 107 Issue 6, p701 

    Presents a study discussing the monthly distribution of conceptions among adolescents and the proportion of adolescent pregnancies that are voluntarily terminated by induced abortion by month of conception. Methods; Results; Discussion.

  • Measuring the impact of health policies using Internet search patterns: the case of abortion. Reis, Ben Y.; Brownstein, John S. // BMC Public Health;2010, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p514 

    Background: Internet search patterns have emerged as a novel data source for monitoring infectious disease trends. We propose that these data can also be used more broadly to study the impact of health policies across different regions in a more efficient and timely manner. Methods: As a test...

  • Effects of Restricted Public Funding for Legal Abortions: A Second Look. Selik, Richard M.; Cates Jr., Willard; Tyler Jr., Carl W. // American Journal of Public Health;Jan1981, Vol. 71 Issue 1, p77 

    At hospitals in three cities where public funding for legal abortions had been restricted, we reviewed the records of women with complications of all types of abortions. We compared the number of complications in the year before funding restriction with the number in the following year, during...

  • "Sometimes they used to whisper in our ears": health care workers' perceptions of the effects of abortion legalization in Nepal. Puri1*,, Mahesh; Lamichhane1,, Prabhat; Harken2,, Tabetha; Blum3,, Maya; Harper3,, Cynthia C.; Darney3, Philip D.; Henderson3, Jillian T. // BMC Public Health;2012, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p297 

    Background: Unsafe abortion has been a significant cause of maternal morbidity and mortality in Nepal. Since legalization in 2002, more than 1,200 providers have been trained and 487 sites have been certified for the provision of safe abortion services. Little is known about health care workers'...

  • Although Abortion Is Highly Restricted in Cameroon, It Is Not Uncommon Among Young Urban Women. Hollander, D. // International Family Planning Perspectives;Mar2003, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p49 

    Reports that a high proportion of young urban women in Cameroon have had at least one abortion. Restrictions to abortion in Cameroon; Survey of 20-29-year-old women in 1997; Participation of men; Percentage of abortions conducted by a physician or nurse; Increase in the odds that a pregnancy...

  • HOW TO ELIMINATE THE POOR.  // New Oxford Review;Oct2006, Vol. 73 Issue 9, p13 

    The article reflects on the statement that suggests the elimination of poor people, whose large proportion being blacks and Hispanics, through abortion in the U.S. This was the statement of Ron Weddington, the husband of Sarah Weddington who had won the case on legalizing abortion. Weddington...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics