Surgical abortion

Surgical abortion

Focus on abortion services in Quebec

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English
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Online
Author: 
Monica Dunn
Marie-Eve Quirion
Nathalie Parent
Patricia LaRue
Sabina Grabowiecka
Julie Charbonneau
Publisher: 
Canadians for Choice and the Fédération du Québec pour le planning des naissances
Publication Date: 
2010
Publication Place: 
Montreal, QC

A research report that examines the quality of abortion services offered in Quebec. Finds that, while Quebec offers better access to abortion services than does any other province in Canada, Quebec women still face many obstacles when they choose to terminate a pregnancy.

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Available online.
ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN: 978-2-9810623-7-6 (print version)
ISBN: 978-2-9810623-8-3 (electronic version)
Notes: 
Contains bibliographical references.

Comparativo de dos tipos de aborto durante el primer trimestre de embarazo

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Spanish
Translated Title: 
Method comparison: comparison of the two types of first trimester abortion: a resource for patients (Spanish)
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Online
Author: 
The Access Project
Publisher: 
The Access Project

Provides a comparison, in Spanish, between the two types of first trimester abortions: Abortion Pill/Medical Abortion and Surgical Abortion (Suction or Vacuum Aspiration).

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Method comparison: comparison of the two types of first trimester abortion: a resource for patients

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English
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Online
Author: 
The Access Project
Publisher: 
The Access Project

Provides a comparison between the two types of first trimester abortions: Abortion Pill / Medical Abortion (Mifepristone or Mifeprex) and Surgical Abortion (Suction or Vacuum Aspiration).

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Manual vacuum aspiration bibliography

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English
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Online
Author: 
The Access Project
Publisher: 
The Access Project

Presents an alphabetically ordered bibliography of manual vacuum aspiration containing works from 1984-2003.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Manual vacuum aspiration for first-trimester abortion

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English
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Paper
Online
Author: 
John M Westfall
Aris Sophocles
Holly Burggraf
Sarah Ellis
Publisher: 
Archives of Family Medicine
Publication Date: 
1998
Publication Place: 
Chicago, IL

Assesses the safety and effectiveness of manual vacuum aspiration (MVA) for abortion in a primary care office setting.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
ISSN 10633987
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Includes bibliographical references.

Manual vacuum aspiration (MVA) for uterine evacuation: pain management

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English
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Paper
Online
Publisher: 
Ipas
Publication Place: 
Chapel Hill, NC

Addresses the types and origins of discomfort that women may experience while undergoing uterine evacuation, as well as techniques for reducing this discomfort.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Misoprostol as cervical preparation agent for first-trimester surgical abortion

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English
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Paper
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Author: 
Anne Burke
Publisher: 
Ipas
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Chapel Hill, NC

Presents guidelines on the use of misoprostol as a cervical preparation during first-trimester abortion procedures to reduce the risk of short-term complications.

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Manual vacuum aspiration: expanding women's access to safe abortion services

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English
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Traci L. Baird
Susan K. Flinn
Publisher: 
IPAS
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Chapel Hill, NC

Outlines both clinical and practical reasons supporting the use of manual vacuum aspiration (MVA)for induced abortion.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
ABOR.B35 2002
ISBN 1882220250

Seven Oaks General Hospital

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Services Provided: 
Health promotion
Day services
Clinical or health care services
Counseling

Seven Oaks General Hospital delivers a full complement of health services to the community. Operating within a managed program environment, quality medical, surgical, ambulatory, rehabilitation, geriatric, emergency, and mental heath services are available

Primary Telephone: 
(204) 632-7133
Street Address: 
2300 McPhillips Street
City: 
Winnipeg
Province: 
Manitoba
Postal/ZIP Code: 
R2V 3M3
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