Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: https://scholarbank.nus.edu.sg/handle/10635/134253
DC FieldValue
dc.titleThe safety of outpatient abortion, a controlled study
dc.contributor.authorCheng, M.C.E.
dc.contributor.authorNg, A.
dc.contributor.authorSeng, K.M.
dc.contributor.authorRatnam, S.S.
dc.date.accessioned2016-12-20T08:45:10Z
dc.date.available2016-12-20T08:45:10Z
dc.date.issued1976
dc.identifier.citationCheng, M.C.E., Ng, A., Seng, K.M., Ratnam, S.S. (1976). The safety of outpatient abortion, a controlled study. Annals of the Academy of Medicine Singapore 5 (3) : 245-248. ScholarBank@NUS Repository.
dc.identifier.issn03044602
dc.identifier.urihttp://scholarbank.nus.edu.sg/handle/10635/134253
dc.description.abstractBetween February 1974 and September 1974, a controlled study was carried out in the University department of Kandang Kerbau Hospital, Singapore, to determine the safety of outpatient abortion in patients between 7-12 weeks' gestation. 1,466 cases for abortion were randomly divided into those for outpatient abortion and those for inpatient abortion. In each group either general anaesthesia or local anaesthesia was used and the abortion was performed under a standard procedure. Patients were then followed up at 7 days and 28 days after the abortion and the attendance rate was 98.8%. When the results were analysed regarding satisfactory outcome or complications, it is concluded that outpatient abortion under local anaesthesia was a safe procedure.
dc.typeOthers
dc.contributor.departmentOBSTETRICS & GYNAECOLOGY
dc.description.sourcetitleAnnals of the Academy of Medicine Singapore
dc.description.volume5
dc.description.issue3
dc.description.page245-248
dc.description.codenAAMSC
dc.identifier.isiutNOT_IN_WOS
Appears in Collections:Staff Publications

Show simple item record
Files in This Item:
There are no files associated with this item.

Page view(s)

25
checked on May 22, 2019

Google ScholarTM

Check


Items in DSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.