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Session: Public Health Aspects of Second Trimester Abortion Care
5134.0: Wednesday, November 08, 2006: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Public Health Aspects of Second Trimester Abortion Care
Learning Objectives: At the conclusion of the session, the participant in this session will be able to: 1. List reasons women seek second trimester abortions. 2. Discuss how fetal pain legislation influences second trimester abortions. 3. Discuss the safety and efficacy of second trimester abortions.
Moderator(s):S. Marie Harvey, MPH, DrPH
12:30 PMChallenges of Providing Second Trimester Abortion Care at a Clinic of Last Resort
Eleanor Drey, MD, EdM
12:42 PMRegulating second trimester abortion out of existence  [ Recorded presentation ]
Tracy Weitz, MPH PhD(c)
12:54 PMUsing survival analysis to explain the factors which lead to delay of abortion into the second trimester  [ Recorded presentation ]
Diana Greene Foster, PhD, Eleanor Drey, MD, EdM, Rebecca Jackson, MD
1:06 PMImplications of fetal pain legislation on the health of women  [ Recorded presentation ]
Alissa Perrucci, PhD, MPH
1:18 PMMaking second trimester abortion a reality by providing practical support to low income women in California
Parker Dockray, MSW
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; Socialist Caucus; Women's Caucus

The 134th Annual Meeting & Exposition (November 4-8, 2006) of APHA