Abortion in the International Context
Video Lecture Presented by:
Teresa DePiñeres, MD, MPH
University of California, San Francisco
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Lecture can be viewed with subtitles in Spanish or French. French translation was made possible by the Safe Abortion Action Fund and International Planned Parenthood Federation. Click the Closed Captions button on video lectures to access subtitles.
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