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West J Med. 1991 May; 154(5): 629.
PMCID: PMC1002854

Protecting Reproductive Health and Choice


Women and men have special needs in rehabilitation. Women's needs, however, have received far less attention in the scientific community and medical literature. This section, edited by Sandra Cole, PhD,* highlights some of the unique concerns of women who live with physical disabilities.

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  • Beckmann CR, Gittler M, Barzansky BM, Beckmann CA. Gynecologic health care of women with disabilities. Obstet Gynecol. 1989 Jul;74(1):75–79. [PubMed]
  • Elkins TE, Gafford LS, Wilks CS, Muram D, Golden G. A model clinic approach to the reproductive health concerns of the mentally handicapped. Obstet Gynecol. 1986 Aug;68(2):185–188. [PubMed]

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