Adriana A Boersma

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Contraception and induced abortion in the West Indies: a review
    A A Boersma
    West Indian Med J 60:564-70. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Termination of pregnancy in Curaçao: need for improvement of sexual and reproductive healthcare
    Adriana Boersma
    Glob J Health Sci 4:30-8. 2012
  3. pmc Attitude toward contraception and abortion among Curaçao women. Ineffective contraception due to limited sexual education?
    Maaike J van den Brink
    Department of General Practice, University of Groningen, The Netherlands
    BMC Fam Pract 12:55. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Medical abortion in primary care: pitfalls and benefits
    A A Boersma
    West Indian Med J 58:610-3. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Mifepristone followed by home administration of buccal misoprostol for medical abortion up to 70 days of amenorrhoea in a general practice in Curaçao
    Adriana A Boersma
    General Practice, Curacao
    Eur J Contracept Reprod Health Care 16:61-6. 2011

Collaborators

  • Maaike J van den Brink
  • Jeanne G M de Bruijn
  • Betty Meyboom-de Jong

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. ncbi request reprint Contraception and induced abortion in the West Indies: a review
    A A Boersma
    West Indian Med J 60:564-70. 2011
    ..We present results of a literature review about the attitude of healthcare providers and women toward (emergency) contraception and induced abortion, prevalence, methods and juridical aspects of induced abortion and prevention policies...
  2. doi request reprint Termination of pregnancy in Curaçao: need for improvement of sexual and reproductive healthcare
    Adriana Boersma
    Glob J Health Sci 4:30-8. 2012
    ..This paper is about the prevalence of TOP and about its health complications. These data on TOP are officially unknown but are suspected to be rather high...
  3. pmc Attitude toward contraception and abortion among Curaçao women. Ineffective contraception due to limited sexual education?
    Maaike J van den Brink
    Department of General Practice, University of Groningen, The Netherlands
    BMC Fam Pract 12:55. 2011
    ..We present data on the relevance of economic and socio-cultural factors for the high abortion-rates and the ineffective use of contraception...
  4. ncbi request reprint Medical abortion in primary care: pitfalls and benefits
    A A Boersma
    West Indian Med J 58:610-3. 2009
    ..In Curaçao, where abortion is legally restricted, medical abortion is performed with methotrexate and misoprostol. In countries where abortion is legal, mifepristone and misoprostol are the first choice...
  5. doi request reprint Mifepristone followed by home administration of buccal misoprostol for medical abortion up to 70 days of amenorrhoea in a general practice in Curaçao
    Adriana A Boersma
    General Practice, Curacao
    Eur J Contracept Reprod Health Care 16:61-6. 2011
    ..To evaluate the efficacy and safety of home administration of buccal misoprostol after mifepristone for medical abortion up to 70 days' gestation in a general practice in Curaçao, where induced abortion is severely restricted by law...