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Observational studies:A study in the course of which the subject’s behavior is observed to determine whether there is a correlation between two or three things (e.g., the consumption and obesity caused by diet drinks). Observational studies can’t prove that one thing caused another, but they can prove that there is a link.
Survey: A study based solely on people’s responses to a series of questions.
People:This study is based on research that uses people.
Two Australian studies show that the rate of abortions has declined in Victoria over the last decade, and the proportions of women who have medication abortions rather than surgical abortions at hospitals are on the rise. In the first paper the researchers looked at how many women who gave rise in Victoria between 2010 and 2019 who reported having an abortion. The researchers say that over the course of the study, the number who said they had an abortion decreased. However, this decline was mainly found in the major cities. In the second paper, another team looked at data on the number of hospital-based abortions in Victoria from 2012-2022 and the number of prescriptions for mifepristone–misoprostol, a medication for early abortion. The researchers say there was a decline in hospital abortions over the study period, and an increase in mifepristone–misoprostol prescriptions.
Journal/conference: Medical Journal of Australia
Organisation/s:The University of Melbourne La Trobe University The University of Sydney Murdoch Children’s Research Institute
Funder: Paper 1: Wendy Norman receives support as an Applied Public
Health Research Chair (2014–24) by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research
07837). We acknowledge members of SPHERE Centre
Research Excellence in Sexual and Reproductive Health for Women in Primary Care
(SPHERE CRE), for their contributions in this investigation, funded by the
National Health and Medical Research Council APP1153592. The funding sources
No role in the study design, data collection, interpretation or analysis, reporting
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Paper 2: Lisa Hui is a member of the National Health and Medical Research Council
fellowship (1105603). Eleanor Johnson has been supported by the Melbourne Academic Centre
for Health fellowship. The funders played no role in the study design, data collection or data analysis.
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