TableĀ 2

Reasons for contact with the hospital or the sexual and reproductive health service after outpatient early medical abortion

Reason for contactHospital (n=65)
[n (%)]
SRH (n=110)
[n (%)]
Concern about possible failure of EMA29 (45)60 (55)
Persistent/heavy bleeding/pain28 (43)40 (36)
Well, seeking reassurance6 (9)9 (8)
Other reason*2 (3)1 (1)
  • *Vasovagal, renal tract infection, ovarian cyst.

  • EMA, early medical abortion; SRH, sexual and reproductive health.