Published on in Vol 19, No 1 (2017): January

Patient Information Websites About Medically Induced Second-Trimester Abortions: A Descriptive Study of Quality, Suitability, and Issues

Patient Information Websites About Medically Induced Second-Trimester Abortions: A Descriptive Study of Quality, Suitability, and Issues

Patient Information Websites About Medically Induced Second-Trimester Abortions: A Descriptive Study of Quality, Suitability, and Issues

Authors of this article:

Tommy Carlsson1 Author Orcid Image ;   Ove Axelsson1, 2 Author Orcid Image


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