1998:4 Abortion

Publication
Author:
Kajsa Sundström
Series:
Serier – Health Division DocumentDescription:
Abortion is one of the most serious and neglected health problems in the world today. In many developing countries, between 20 and 40 percent of maternal deaths are the result of illegal and/or unsafe abortions. However, the striking disparity in terms of abortion related mortality and morbidity between and within countries indicate that the situation can be changed. Maternal mortality and morbidity due to abortion are preventable.
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