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Post-abortion care with misoprostol – equally effective, safe and accepted when administered by midwives compared to physicians: a randomised controlled equivalence trial in a low-resource setting in Kenya

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  • Marlene Makenzius Department of Public Health Sciences Global Health (IHCAR), Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Monica Oguttu Kisumu Medical and Education Trust (KMET), Reproductive Health, Kisumu, Kenya PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Marie Klingberg-Allvin School of Education, Health and Social Studies, Dalarna University, Falun, Sweden Department of Women ́s and Children ́s Health, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Kristina Gemzell-Danielsson Division of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden Departement of Women ́s and Children ́s Health, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Theresa M A Odero College of Health Sciences, School of Nursing Sciences, University of Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Elisabeth Faxelid Department of Public Health Sciences Global Health (IHCAR), Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  1. Correspondence to Dr Marlene Makenzius; marlene.makenzius{at}folkhalsomyndigheten.se
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Makenzius M, Oguttu M, Klingberg-Allvin M, et al
Post-abortion care with misoprostol – equally effective, safe and accepted when administered by midwives compared to physicians: a randomised controlled equivalence trial in a low-resource setting in Kenya

Publication history

  • Received January 30, 2017
  • Revised August 8, 2017
  • Accepted August 15, 2017
  • First published October 10, 2017.
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October 10, 2017

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