WHO Guideline on 'Health worker roles in providing safe abortion care and post-abortion contraception'

Unsafe abortion continues to be a major public health problem causing thousands of deaths each year and resulting in many more women who suffer complications. Given the current critical shortage of specialised professionals in many countries, the involvement of a range of health worker cadres is essential to ensuring access to safe abortion and post-abortion care, including the provision of post-abortion contraception.

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