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Preventive management of complications on mothers who have undergone abortion.


Arence Joy Adviento,
Maria Cielito Alina,
Jamie Bilar,
Shemmaey Pie Castro,
Maria Angelica Nepomuceno,
Alexis John Oquialda

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College in Nursing - Our Lady of Fatima University

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The purpose of this study was to increase the level of awareness of the mothers on the complications and preventive management who have undergone abortion.

The study was conducted in Metro Manila. It made use of descriptive research method using snowball sampling design. The researcher made a questionnaire and it was answered by the mothers who have experienced miscarriage or abortion. The respondents were gathered through referrals by friends or persons who know mothers who experienced miscarriage or abortion.

Data show that the ages of 25-29 and 30-34 are more likely to have a miscarriage or abortion. Single mothers are more likely to have a miscarriage or abortion. High school graduates are more likely to have a miscarriage or abortion. Women who earn below P10,000/month are more likely to undergo possibly be at risk to have an abortion. UTI ranked was ranked first because women are aware of this complication of abortion. In the preventive management women are highly aware of the said preventive measures.


This study aimed to determine the significance of preventive management of thirty women towards the complications of abortion. Purposely this study wanted to answer the following questions:
1. How may the profile of the respondent be described in terms of:
1.1 age,
1.2 civil status,
1.3 educational attainment,
1.4 socio-economic status.
2. What is the level of awareness of the mothers on the complications of abortion?
3. What is the level of awareness on the preventive management of complications of abortion?
4. Is there a significant relationship in the level of awareness on the complication of abortion and the level of awareness on the preventive management of complications on mothers who have undergone abortion?
5. What recommendations can be formulated to increase the level of awareness on the complications of abortion?


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