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Table 3 Number of subsequent abortions events found in different data sources

From: Validating abortion procedure coding in Canadian administrative databases

Source N Proportion (95 % CI)
Total subsequent abortions found in all databases 127 Reference
 Matched in RCD 125 98.4 (94.4–99.8)
 Matched in MSP or DAD 126 99.2 (95.7–100)
 MSP 126 99.2 (95.7–100)
 DAD 78 61.4 (52.4–69.9)
 Matched in both admin and RCD 124 97.6 (93.3–99.5)
  1. RCD Research Collected Database, MSP Medical Service Plan Payment Database, DAD Discharge Abstracts Database