December 2008, Volume 58, Issue 12

Editorial

Unsafe Abortion: Global Picture and Situation in Pakistan

Unsafe abortion is one of the major health problems in developing countries and a serious concern for women in their reproductive years. It is estimated that globally about  20 million unsafe abortions take place each year, which is one in ten pregnancies.1

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