Table 3.

Medical Abortion Study Outcomes.

Total number of medical abortions2363 women had a second medical abortion during this period
Excluded because they did not return and were unable to be contacted for follow-up examination8These patients might return, as several patients did months later
Excluded for failure to adhere to protocol1This patient underwent a suction procedure for unknown indications
Patients who adhered to the protocol and had complete follow-up care227226 had a successful medical abortion using mifepristone and misoprostol according to study protocol
Genuine method failures1This patient had a continuing pregnancy and required a suction procedure to complete her abortion
Patients who underwent dilatation and curettage elsewhere1This patient provided by telephone follow-up information about her emergency department visit