Abortion among young women

About one out of every ten study participants reported a previous induced abortion.

Abortion Among Young Women and Subsequent Life Outcomes

As such, efforts to improve the quality of post-abortion contraception counseling and services are critical. In this study, we examined the factors associated with the likelihood of reporting a previous induced abortion among young women aged 12—24 years presenting for abortion or post-abortion related treatment in selected facilities in Kenya.

Zolna M, Lindberg L. A key strength of this paper is the use of data from a relatively large sample of young women seeking abortion-related care at a nationally-representative sample of health facilities in the country.

However, the proportion of women with tertiary qualification attainment was 1. A third limitation concerns the measures of personal and family income.

Further, family socioeconomic status was assessed at birth using the Elley-Irving revised index of socioeconomic status for New Zealand. Research Questions Is there an increase mortality rates in abortion related cases among young girls in Benin metropolis?

Int J Gynaecol Obstet. Abortion is seen by many in the world today as immoral and ungodly, an act that calls for a punishment from both God and man.

Estimates of the adjusted means or percentages for each outcome were obtained using the methods described by Lee. Significance of the Study The findings of this study may help create public awareness on the dangers of abortion and help in educating young girls on the …. Investments in ensuring access to comprehensive post-abortion care services targeting young women are therefore needed.

Accessed 17 Feb Limitations Our findings must be interpreted in light of several limitations. Key findings of a national study. All phases of data collection had ethical approval from the Canterbury Ethics Committee. At first sight, these findings may suggest benefits of abortion.

AN ANALYSIS OF THE INCREASE IN MORTALITY RATE AS A RESULT OF ABORTION AMONG YOUNG WOMEN

A number of participants lived with parents or other family members, and may therefore have had greater financial resources than these measures of income might have indicated. Incidence and complications of unsafe abortions in Kenya:Most would agree that abortion is a consequence of mistimed or unwanted pregnancies but a limited number of studies have examined whether young women who have abortions have better life course outcomes than young women who become pregnant but do not seek abortions.

Adolescents and Abortion: Restricting access puts young women’s health and lives at risk. Also available in According to the WHO, the most common reason for unintended pregnancy among women in the developing world was lack of access to modern methods of contraception.

Many married women in developing countries have lacked access to the. Young women frequently cite concerns about the effects of unplanned pregnancies on future life course outcomes, including education, employment and relationships, as reasons for seeking abortion.

There is relatively little evidence as to whether abortion leads to improved life course outcomes for. AbortionAmongYoungWomen AndSubsequentLifeOutcomes CONTEXT: Young women frequently cite concerns about the effects of unplanned pregnancies on future life course outcomes, including education, employment and relationships, as reasons for seeking abortion.

Despite liberalization of the Nepal abortion law, young women continue to experience barriers to safe abortion services. We hypothesize that marital status may differentially impact such barriers, given the societal context of Nepal.

We evaluated differences in reproductive knowledge and attitudes by marital status with a probability-based, cross-sectional survey of young women in Rupandehi. AN ANALYSIS OF THE INCREASE IN MORTALITY RATE AS A RESULT OF ABORTION AMONG YOUNG WOMEN.

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