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)
www.acog.org/

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

National Abortion Federation (NAF)
www.prochoice.org/

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.

 

Abortion Resource Guide Home Page

Contact:

Alicia Luchowski, MPH
Director
Health Care for Underserved Women/ LARC Program
aluchowski@acog.org