News

In brief

BMJ 2010; 340 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.c2908 (Published 01 June 2010) Cite this as: BMJ 2010;340:c2908

Why US doctors don’t perform abortions: A US study has found that doctors trained to provide abortions do not do so because of formal or informal policies of their private group practices, employers, and hospitals (www.guttmacher.org). Some restrictions had not been made clear when the doctors sought employment, and some of them found that their agreements with their practices prohibited them from providing abortions in other …

View Full Text

Sign in

Log in through your institution

Free trial

Register for a free trial to thebmj.com to receive unlimited access to all content on thebmj.com for 14 days.
Sign up for a free trial

Subscribe