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The magnitude and severity of abortion-related complications in the Castors Maternity in Bangui, Central African Republic

This eight-page brief outlines selected findings from a research project on the burden of abortion-related complications and their contributing factors in the Maternity of Castors in Bangui, Central African Republic. The study found a greater severity of abortion-related complications in this facility compared to African hospitals in stable settings and reinforces the need to recognize abortion as a serious health issue among fragile or crisis-affected populations.

Authors: E. Pasquier, O. Owolabi, T. Fetters, H. Chen, T. Williams, D. Lagrou, C. Schulte-Hillen, C. Fotheringham, B. Powell, L. Nguengo, A. Dodane, M. Adame Gbanzi, E. Baudin, A. Moore, R. Ngbale – The AMoCo Study group for the Central African Republic
Year: 2022

Languages: English

Regions: Africa

Countries: Central African Republic

Topics: Humanitarian Settings, Research

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