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EXPLAINED: Targeted Regulation of Abortion Providers Lecture

Dr. Dan Grossman, of the University of California San Francisco, explains the most up-to-date research on Targeted Regulation of Abortion Providers (TRAP Laws) in the United States.

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The following links provided the research used in this video:

Gerdts, C, et al. (2016). “Impact of Clinic Closures on Women Obtaining Abortion Services After Implementation of a Restrictive Law in Texas.
Grossman D, et al. (2014). “Change in abortion services after implementation of a restrictive law in Texas.
Texas Policy Evaluation Project: Research Brief. (2015). “Abortion wait times in Texas: The shrinking capacity of facilities and the potential impact of closing non-ASC clinics.
Upadhyay UD, et al. (2015). “Incidence of emergency department visits and complications after abortion.
White K, et al. (2015). “Complications from first-trimester aspiration abortion: a systematic review of the literature.