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Advocacy: letter to legislative assembly of El Salvador to legalize therapeutic abortion

Natasha Reifenberg - June 2, 2017
Dear Medical Experts- As you may know, the Legislative Assembly in El Salvador voted in 1997 to pass a total prohibition on abortion. No abortions, no exceptions--not even when the life or healt...
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abortion Advocacy El Salvador
Global Health Nursing & Midwifery

Abortion Care in Stressed Settings

Carrie Watters - Jan. 31, 2012
Hello Everyone, I'm an American social worker with a Dutch NGO called Women on Waves (www.womenonwaves.org). We strive to provide access to safe abortion care (primarily via misoprostol) for women ...
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abortion Human Rights Midwifery misoprostol pregnancy Reproductive Health
Global Health Nursing & Midwifery

Reducing maternal mortality through training health professionals how to manage abortion/complications

Maggie Sullivan - July 7, 2010
Anat, thank you for posting this study- I think it's relevant to nurses/midwives in any country. Given the wide variability of abortion laws across the globe, not to mention within one country such as...
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abortion Midwifery Reproductive Health