This chapter focuses mainly on five areas of reproductive health: maternal health, termination of pregnancy, contraception, teenage pregnancy and cervical cancer. Although the status of HIV/AIDS and other STIs are important components of reproductive health, they are addressed elsewhere in this Review, and are not included here in detail.


In: South African Health Review, 2003/4, Durban, Health Systems Trust, chp 5, 2004.

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