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American Public Health Association
133rd Annual Meeting & Exposition
December 10-14, 2005
Philadelphia, PA
APHA 2005
Session: Abortion: U.S. and International Perspectives
4278.0: Tuesday, December 13, 2005: 4:30 PM-5:30 PM
Abortion: U.S. and International Perspectives
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
Board 1Reaching women in Latin America with instructions for misoprostol use
Jessica Cohen, MHS, Lorelei Goodyear, MPH, Deborah L. Billings, PhD, Olivia Ortiz, Silvia Llaguno, Imelda Martinez, Obstetric Nurse, Soraya Vasquez
Board 2Medication abortion outcomes in three family practice settings: Expanding access
Linda W. Prine, MD, Andrea Tinio, MD, Yolanda Tun-Chiong, MD
Board 3Legal abortion opinions of selected group in Turkey
Meric Colak, PhD, Korkut Ersoy, Fevziye Cetinkaya
Board 4Addressing the unmet need: Youth-friendly approach to postabortion care
Gwyn Hainsworth, MEd, Youth Friendly PAC Working Group
Board 5Social networks and abortion experiences among young urban women in Mexico
Laura Villa Torres, BA, Deborah L. Billings, PhD
Board 6Abortion and the Mexican press: Abortion coverage in five national newspapers, 2001-2003
Eileen A. Yam, MPH, Sandra G. Garcia, ScM, ScD, Erika Troncoso, MPH, Lisa A. Goldman, MPH
Board 7Pre- and post-abortion use of contraception among patients in a reproductive health center: A review
Trisha E. Mueller, MPH, Cheryl Vamos, Brandi Ancrum, MPH, Ellen M. Daley, PhD, MPH, Nano Rush, MPH
Board 8Linking family planning with postabortion care services: Would counseling before discharge make a difference?
Nahla, A. Tawab, DrPh, Ton Van der Velden, MD, MPH, Hala Youssef, PhD
Board 9Public opinion on abortion in Latin America and the Caribbean: A review of the literature
Sandra G. Garcia, ScM, ScD, Eileen A. Yam, MPH, Ingrid Dries-Daffner, MPH
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Organized by:Population, Family Planning, and Reproductive Health
Endorsed by:APHA-Committee on Women's Rights; Maternal and Child Health; Public Health Education and Health Promotion; Socialist Caucus; Women's Caucus

The 133rd Annual Meeting & Exposition (December 10-14, 2005) of APHA