Year: 2003 Source: Obstetrical and Gynecological Survey, v.58, no.1, (January 2003), p.67-79 SIEC No: 20031243

In this article, the authors investigated the long-term health consequences of induced abortion. They found that induced abortion increased the risks for mood disorders & depression substantial enough to provoke attempts at self-harm. The implications of these findings are discussed. (101 refs)