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Table 3 Training on abortion among University of the West Indies Medical Students

From: Abortion attitudes, training, and experience among medical students in Jamaica, West Indies

 N(%)
Has abortion care been included in any portion of your medical school?
 Not at all1106 (78.83)
 Somewhat160 (11.40)
 Sufficiently137 (9.47)
Have you participated in abortion care during your training?
 Yes192 (13.68)
 No1211 (86.32)
What experiences with abortion care have you had throughout your medical training a
 Counseling on abortion137 (71.73)
 Medical abortion163 (85.34)
 Uterine aspiration43 (22.51)
 Management of complications110 (57.59)
How many times have you participated in the care of a woman with a miscarriage
 Never1148 (81.82)
  > 1–5 times255 (18.18)
How many times have you participated in the care of a woman who had a legal abortion
 Never1329 (94.73)
  > 1–5 times74 (5.27)
How many times have you participated in the care of a woman who had an illegal abortion?
 Never1326 (94.65)
  > 1–5 times75 (5.35)
  1. *chi-square or fisher exact test
  2. a of the 13.6% of student that participated in abortion training