Abortion Resource Guide - Guidelines

Guidelines and procedures for clinical practices associated with abortion can be found in the websites that follow.

American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG)

ACOG publishes practice bulletins, such as "Medical Management of Abortion" which outline best practices for certain procedures.

National Abortion Federation (NAF)

Medical practice guidelines about abortion may be found in National Abortion Federation (NAF) materials.  A Clinician's Guide to Medical and Surgical Abortion, NAF's textbook currently undergoing revision, addresses both medical and surgical abortion procedures from an evidence-based standpoint. NAF's Clinical Policy Guidelines (CPGs) are evidence-based guidelines for abortion practice in North America and provide a basis for ongoing quality assurance in abortion care.


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Alicia Luchowski, MPH
Health Care for Underserved Women/ LARC Program

American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
409 12th Street SW, Washington, DC  20024-2188 | Mailing Address: PO Box 70620, Washington, DC 20024-9998