Session 48:
Abortion Prevalence, Measurement and Programs

Thursday, April 30
1:30 PM - 3:20 PM
Duluth
Level 5

Chair: Janie Benson, Ipas
Discussant: Gilda Sedgh, Guttmacher Institute

  1. Rates of Induced Abortion in Denmark According to Age, Previous Births and Previous AbortionsMarie-Louise H. Hansen, University of Copenhagen; Ditte Moelgaard-Nielsen, University of Copenhagen; Lisbeth B. Knudsen, Aalborg University; Niels Keiding, University of Copenhagen

  2. Describing Repeat Abortions in Eurasia: A Comparison of Women in Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan and KyrgyzstanJamie L. Trevitt, Johns Hopkins University; Nan M. Astone, Johns Hopkins University

  3. The Role of Abortion in Explaining Ethnic Fertility Differentials in VietnamBussarawan Teerawichitchainan, Singapore Management University; Sajeda Amin, Population Council

  4. Where Does the Mexican Public Stand on Abortion? Assessing Abortion Public Opinion among Mexico City Residents before and after the Passage of the Groundbreaking Legalization of AbortionSandra García, Population Council; Katherine Wilson, Population Council; Claudia Díaz-Olavarrieta, Instituto Nacional de Salud Pública (INSP); Migel Angel Mendoza Melendez, Instituto Nacional de Salud Pública (INSP); Patricio Sanhueza, Ministry of Health, Mexico

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