E A Schaff

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Low-dose mifepristone 200 mg and vaginal misoprostol for abortion
    E A Schaff
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine, New York 14620, USA
    Contraception 59:1-6. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Low-dose mifepristone followed by vaginal misoprostol at 48 hours for abortion up to 63 days
    E A Schaff
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, New York, USA
    Contraception 61:41-6. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint A comparison of the Abortion Rights Mobilization and Population Council trials
    E A Schaff
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine, New York 14620, USA
    J Am Med Womens Assoc 55:137-40. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint Vaginal misoprostol administered 1, 2, or 3 days after mifepristone for early medical abortion: A randomized trial
    E A Schaff
    Reproductive Health Program, Department of Family Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine, 1000 South Ave, Box 101, Rochester, NY 14620, USA
    JAMA 284:1948-53. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint Mifepristone and misoprostol for early abortion when no gestational sac is present
    E A Schaff
    Reproductive Health Program, Department of Family Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, NY, USA
    Contraception 63:251-4. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Randomized trial of oral versus vaginal misoprostol at one day after mifepristone for early medical abortion
    E A Schaff
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, NY 14620, USA
    Contraception 64:81-5. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Randomized trial of oral versus vaginal misoprostol 2 days after mifepristone 200 mg for abortion up to 63 days of pregnancy
    Eric A Schaff
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, NY 14620, USA
    Contraception 66:247-50. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Curettage after mifepristone-induced abortion: frequency, timing, and indications
    R H Allen
    Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 98:101-6. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Mifepristone abortion in minors
    R H Phelps
    Department of Family Medicine, Reproductive Health Program, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, USA
    Contraception 64:339-43. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Professional considerations for providing mifepristone-induced abortion
    S L Fielding
    Reproductive Health Program, University of Rochester, Rochester, USA
    Nurse Pract 26:44-54. 2001

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Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Low-dose mifepristone 200 mg and vaginal misoprostol for abortion
    E A Schaff
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine, New York 14620, USA
    Contraception 59:1-6. 1999
    ..By day 7, 95% of women had a complete abortion. Side effects were aceptable in 85% of subjects, and 94% found the procedure acceptable. Low-dose mifepristone followed by vaginal misoprostol was highly effective as an abortifacient...
  2. ncbi request reprint Low-dose mifepristone followed by vaginal misoprostol at 48 hours for abortion up to 63 days
    E A Schaff
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, New York, USA
    Contraception 61:41-6. 2000
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint A comparison of the Abortion Rights Mobilization and Population Council trials
    E A Schaff
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine, New York 14620, USA
    J Am Med Womens Assoc 55:137-40. 2000
    ..Vaginal misoprostol extends the efficacy to 56 days LMP and is associated with less nausea and vomiting. Home use of misoprostol is safe and acceptable to women and decreases the number of required visits from three to two in most cases...
  4. ncbi request reprint Vaginal misoprostol administered 1, 2, or 3 days after mifepristone for early medical abortion: A randomized trial
    E A Schaff
    Reproductive Health Program, Department of Family Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine, 1000 South Ave, Box 101, Rochester, NY 14620, USA
    JAMA 284:1948-53. 2000
    ..The conventional timing of misoprostol administration after mifepristone for medical abortion is 2 days, but more flexible intervals, which may make the regimen more convenient, have not been studied...
  5. ncbi request reprint Mifepristone and misoprostol for early abortion when no gestational sac is present
    E A Schaff
    Reproductive Health Program, Department of Family Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, NY, USA
    Contraception 63:251-4. 2001
    ..There may be a higher incidence of failure in very early pregnancies. Documentation of a complete abortion by hCG level is necessary to ensure the pregnancy is neither ongoing nor ectopic...
  6. ncbi request reprint Randomized trial of oral versus vaginal misoprostol at one day after mifepristone for early medical abortion
    E A Schaff
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, NY 14620, USA
    Contraception 64:81-5. 2001
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Randomized trial of oral versus vaginal misoprostol 2 days after mifepristone 200 mg for abortion up to 63 days of pregnancy
    Eric A Schaff
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, NY 14620, USA
    Contraception 66:247-50. 2002
    ..Mifepristone 200 mg followed by vaginal misoprostol 2 days later was more effective at inducing an abortion up to 9 weeks of pregnancy than the same dose of mifepristone followed by oral misoprostol...
  8. ncbi request reprint Curettage after mifepristone-induced abortion: frequency, timing, and indications
    R H Allen
    Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 98:101-6. 2001
    ..At least one half of the curettages were performed for persistent bleeding several weeks after treatment. Both acute heavy bleeding and continuing pregnancy are extremely rare...
  9. ncbi request reprint Mifepristone abortion in minors
    R H Phelps
    Department of Family Medicine, Reproductive Health Program, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, USA
    Contraception 64:339-43. 2001
    ..A larger clinical trial is needed to generalize these findings to other adolescent populations seeking medical abortion services...
  10. ncbi request reprint Professional considerations for providing mifepristone-induced abortion
    S L Fielding
    Reproductive Health Program, University of Rochester, Rochester, USA
    Nurse Pract 26:44-54. 2001
    ..This article discusses the pharmacology of mifepristone and misoprostol, professional considerations, and how to prevent and manage adverse effects and complications of medical abortion...
  11. ncbi request reprint Having an abortion using mifepristone and home misoprostol: a qualitative analysis of women's experiences
    Stephen L Fielding
    Department of Family Medicine, Reproductive Health Program, University of Rochester, NY, USA
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 34:34-40. 2002
    ..Women choose medical over surgical abortion because it is more natural, more private and less painful. Whether their perceptions change during the medical abortion process has not been explored...
  12. ncbi request reprint Clinicians' perception of sonogram indication for mifepristone abortion up to 63 days
    Stephen L Fielding
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, USA
    Contraception 66:27-31. 2002
    ..If clinicians monitor hCG levels to identify any ectopic or continuing pregnancies, medical abortion can be safely performed without sonography...
  13. ncbi request reprint Social context and the experience of a sample of U.S. women taking RU-486 (mifepristone) for early abortion
    Stephen L Fielding
    University of Rochester, Rochester, New York, USA
    Qual Health Res 14:612-27. 2004
    ..S. history. It might be important for abortion counselors to first ask a woman how she defines her pregnancy. A larger study is warranted...
  14. ncbi request reprint A randomized comparison of misoprostol 6 to 8 hours versus 24 hours after mifepristone for abortion
    Mitchell D Creinin
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and Magee Womens Research Institute, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213 3180, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 103:851-9. 2004
    ..To demonstrate equivalence between mifepristone 200 mg followed 6 to 8 hours later and 24 hours later by misoprostol 800 microg vaginally for abortion in women up to 63 days of gestation...
  15. ncbi request reprint Low-dose mifepristone for contraception: a weekly versus planned postcoital randomized pilot study
    Emily M Godfrey
    Department of Family Medicine, John H Stroger Hospital of Cook County, 1900 W Polk Street, Room 1352, Chicago, IL, USA
    Contraception 70:41-6. 2004
    ..Although the concept of intermittent low-dose mifepristone is appealing, the contraceptive effectiveness was disappointing...
  16. ncbi request reprint Comparison of misoprostol plasma concentrations following buccal and sublingual administration
    Eric A Schaff
    Reproductive Health Program, Department of Family Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, NY 14620, USA
    Contraception 71:22-5. 2005
    ..Various routes of misoprostol administration under study include oral, vaginal, buccal, sublingual and rectal...