Clearinghouse Connector – October 2010

Links to online resources available from the Women’s Health Victoria Clearinghouse collection.

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Women and abortion Women’s Health Victoria, 2010

Abortion in Australia: public health perspectives. 3rd ed. Public Health Association of Australia, 2005

Abortion Better Health Channel, 2010

Women’s experiences

Understanding women’s experiences of unplanned pregnancy and abortion Key Centre for Women’s Health in Society, University of Melbourne, 2009

What women want: when faced with an unplanned pregnancy Marie Stopes International, 2006

Best practice

Termination of pregnancy: a resource for health professionals Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, 2005

Safe abortion: technical and policy guidance for health systems World Health Organization, 2003

Abortion statistics

How many abortions are there in Australia? a discussion of abortion statistics, their limitations, and options for improved statistical collection Australia. Department of Parliamentary Services, 2005

Legal context

Abortion Law Reform Act 2008 Victoria. Parliament, 2010

Law of Abortion: final report Victorian Law Reform Commission, 2008

Related websites

I Vote For Choice

Better Health Channel. Abortion resources

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