Mifepristone (RU-486) and limits to abortion

Suzanne Belton
Med J Aust 2006; 184 (11): . || doi: 10.5694/j.1326-5377.2006.tb00395.x
Published online: 5 June 2006

To the Editor: We now know the outcome of the parliamentary vote on mifepristone (RU-486), which restored responsibility for its use to the Therapeutic Goods Association (TGA). Politicians from both houses used their conscience votes to support the scientific scrutiny of medical abortion. van Gend will now be worried about Australian women “demanding” abortions.1

  • Suzanne Belton

  • Charles Darwin University, Darwin, NT.



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