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Quality of Abortion Care: A Reality

Authors : Bandewar, Sunita; Sumant, Madhuri

Published Year: 2002

iv, 216 p., 2002 [ISBN 81-89042-13-0]

The report is based on the study of the abortion care facilities and providers in two districts of Maharashtra. The study covered registered and non-registered, government as well as private abortion care facilities in nine tehsils of two districts. The study found that the quality of abortion services available to women substandard. The poor implementation of the law and rules for quality care by the government and low compliance with the legislations by the medical professionals. Quality of Abortion care should be a part of the strategy of general improvement in the health care delivery system.