Table 2

Outcome of abortion reported by women conducting medical abortion through online telemedicine. Figures are number of women (percentage, 95% confidence interval)

Abortion outcomeAll gestations (n=1000)<7 weeks’ gestation (n=781)7-9 weeks’ gestation (n=219)P value
Pregnancy
No longer pregnant992 (99.2, 98.4 to 99.7)774 (99.1, 98.2 to 99.6)218 (99.5, 97.5 to 100.0)1.0
Surgical intervention
Reported surgical intervention*45 (4.5, 3.3 to 6.0)29 (3.7, 2.5 to 5.3)16 (7.3, 4.2 to 11.6)0.04
Successful medical abortion
No longer pregnant and no surgical intervention947 (94.7, 93.1 to 96.0)745 (95.4, 93.7 to 96.8)202 (92.2, 87.9 to 95.4)0.09

*Dilatation and evacuation; vacuum aspiration.