Population-based ectopic pregnancy trends, 1993-2007.

Publication Type:

Journal Article


American journal of preventive medicine, Volume 40, Issue 5, p.556-60 (2011)


2011, Adolescent, Adult, Databases, Factual, Female, Health Maintenance Organizations, Humans, Population Surveillance, PREGNANCY, Pregnancy, Ectopic, Public Health Sciences Division, Time Factors, United States, Young Adult


The accuracy of ectopic pregnancy rates based on nationally representative data has been compromised for many years, impairing surveillance and evaluation of the continued public health importance of this condition.