Session: Medical Abortion and Post Abortion Care: Promising Strategies
4165.0: Tuesday, November 18, 2003: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Medical Abortion and Post Abortion Care: Promising Strategies
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Moderator(s):Warren Hern, MD, MPH, PhD
12:30 PMA new model of supervision of post-abortion care
Carlos Brambila, PhD, Deborah L Billings, PhD, Edgar Kestler, MD, MSc
12:45 PMInfluencing programs and policy: Operations research on postabortion care in Burkina Faso and Senegal
M. Celeste Marin, MPH, Edmond Bagde, BA, Placide Tapsoba, MD, MPH, Thierno Dieng, MS, Blami Dao, MD
1:00 PMMeeting women’s needs, when the government won’t: One Mexican program to offer safe, legal abortion services
Dee Redwine, MPH
1:15 PMMisoprostol and Unwanted Pregnancy: Women's Experiences and Perceptions in Three Countries
Patricia S. Coffey, PhD, MPH, Allison Bingham, PhD
1:30 PMMisoprostol use and decreased abortion complications in the Dominican Republic
Tara Lehman, MD, MPH, Suellen Miller, CNM, MHA, PhD, Martha Campbell, PhD, Sonia Brito-Anderson, MD, Hector Rodriguez, Wilme Vargas Gonzales
Organized by:Population, Family Planning, and Reproductive Health
Endorsed by:Socialist Caucus; Women's Caucus
CE Credits:CME, Health Education (CHES), Nursing, Pharmacy

The 131st Annual Meeting (November 15-19, 2003) of APHA