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Adolescent Unsafe Abortion Group 2


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Adolescent Unsafe Abortion Group 2

  1. 1. Adolescent unsafe abortion <ul><li>Group 2: </li></ul><ul><li>Doan Thi Kieu Oanh </li></ul><ul><li>Ngo Hoang Yen </li></ul><ul><li>Nguyen Thi Huong </li></ul><ul><li>Trinh Xuan Thanh </li></ul><ul><li>Luu Van Son </li></ul><ul><li>Tran Van Truong </li></ul>
  2. 2. OUTLINE <ul><li>Definition of unsafe abortion </li></ul><ul><li>Causes </li></ul><ul><li>Consequences </li></ul><ul><li>Recommendations </li></ul>
  3. 3. Definition of unsafe abortion <ul><li>Unsafe abortion is the termination of a pregnancy carried out by someone without the skills or training to perform the procedure safely, or in an environment that does not meet minimal medical standards, or both </li></ul><ul><li>( The WHO) </li></ul>
  4. 4. Causes <ul><li>Lack of </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Knowledge of abortion </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Access to adequate information and abortion service </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Skills and professional knowledge of health worker </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Money </li></ul></ul><ul><li>The prevailing religious strictures </li></ul>
  5. 5. Consequences <ul><li>Medical Complications </li></ul><ul><li>The most common short term: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Severe infections such as pelvic infection or abscess </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Severe bleeding </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Intrauterine blood clots </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Both severe infections and anemia </li></ul></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>The major long term (more than a month after the procedure): </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Chronic pelvic infection </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Secondary infertility </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Increased risk of ectopic pregnancy </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Premature labour </li></ul></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>2. Psychological </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Stress </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Worry towards sexual intercourse </li></ul></ul><ul><li>3. Social and Economic </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Face disapproving attitudes within their community. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Decrease the number of hospital beds available for those who really need it </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Increase future health care and other costs </li></ul></ul>
  8. 8. Recommendations <ul><li>1. Parents </li></ul><ul><li>Concern oneself with adolescent’s life </li></ul><ul><li>Spend time on talking to adolescents about sex and reproductive health </li></ul><ul><li>Keep calm and help your child find to solutions if your child is pregnancy </li></ul>
  9. 9. <ul><li>2. Education and medical service </li></ul><ul><li>Educate about sex and reproductive health for adolescent in school early </li></ul><ul><li>Educate about life-skill for adolescents </li></ul><ul><li>Provide contraceptive methods for adolescent </li></ul>
  10. 10. <ul><li>3. Adolescents </li></ul><ul><li>Shouldn’t have sex </li></ul><ul><li>Should use contraceptive methods when you have sex </li></ul><ul><li>Should talk to parents or medical specialist and take their advice If you are pregnancy </li></ul><ul><li>Go to health office which has work-permit when you abort </li></ul>
  11. 11. Thank you for your attention.