Peculiarities of adolescents' medical abortion

  • O.S. Cheban
  • N.C. Zarbailova
Keywords: medical abortion, adolescents, peculiarities


Unwanted pregnancy has a negative effect on adolescent reproductive health. Medical abortion (MA) is a very safe procedure compared to other pregnancy outcomes in adolescents. The five-year's experience of MA in teenagers allowed us to identify a number of features: high efficiency and safety, adolescents' compliance, the simultaneous desire of minimum interventions from other persons and the need for psychological support that can be provided by qualified midwife.

How to Cite
Cheban, O., & Zarbailova, N. (2017). Peculiarities of adolescents’ medical abortion. Reports of Vinnytsia National Medical University, 20(1(1), 68-71. Retrieved from