Manual vacuum aspiration for uterine evacuation: Pain management

Monday, February 23, 2009

Reducing the physical pain and anxiety experienced by women undergoing uterine evacuation is an essential part of treatment with MVA. The second edition of this publication addresses the types and origins of discomfort that women may experience, as well as techniques for reducing this discomfort. It includes a table highlighting some common pharmacologic approaches to pain management during MVA.

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