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Table 2 Responses to IUC comfort-related items

From: Medical student simulation training in intrauterine contraception insertion and removal: an intervention to improve comfort, skill, and attitudes

Statement Agree before
n (%)
Agree after
n (%)
P values
I am able to counsel patients about the IUC 10 (29) 24 (69) <0.01
I know the steps to placing an IUC 5 (14) 31 (89) <0.01
I feel comfortable placing an IUC independently in a plastic pelvic model 5 (14) 32 (91) <0.01
I could teach another student how to place an IUC in a plastic pelvic model 0 (0) 28 (80) NA
I feel comfortable placing an IUC in a patient under the supervision of an experienced doctor 7 (20) 27 (77) <0.01