Chapter 4. Provision of Abortion Services in the United States

  1. Ruth Porter and
  2. Maeve O'Connor
  1. David A. Grimes

Published Online: 30 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470720967.ch4

Ciba Foundation Symposium 115 - Abortion: Medical Progress and Social Implications

Ciba Foundation Symposium 115 - Abortion: Medical Progress and Social Implications

How to Cite

Grimes, D. A. (1985) Provision of Abortion Services in the United States, in Ciba Foundation Symposium 115 - Abortion: Medical Progress and Social Implications (eds R. Porter and M. O'Connor), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470720967.ch4

Author Information

  1. US Department of Health and Human Services Public Health Service, Centersfor Disease Control, Center for Health Promotion and Education, Division of Reproductive Health, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1985

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780272798157

Online ISBN: 9780470720967

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Keywords:

  • abortion statistics;
  • disease control;
  • abortion ratio and rate;
  • non-metropolitan areas;
  • annual surveys

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Methods

  • Numbers of Abortions

  • Characteristics of Women Obtaining Abortion

  • Place of Abortion

  • References

  • General discussiop 1

  • Abortion law and abortion services in Japan and other countries

  • References