Population-based ectopic pregnancy trends, 1993-2007.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

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

Keywords:

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

Abstract:

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.