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Table 1 Main items and characteristics reported in the questionnaires sent to PCPs

From: Feasibility study to identify women of childbearing age at risk of pregnancy not using any contraception in The Health Improvement Network (THIN) database

Questionnaires sent to PCPs N = 150 N %
Questionnaires returned 133  
Empty 5 3.8
Valid 128 95.2
VALID 128 %
Confirmation of using contraception bet Sept-Dec 2016
 No 51 39.8
 Unknown 66 51.6
 Yes 11 8.6
 LARCs 4 36.4
 Oral contraception 3 27.3
 Sterilization 1 9.1
 Barrier 3 27.3
Items at the time of filling in the questionnaire: Feb 2018 128 %
Confirmation of using contraception at the time of filling questionnaire
 No 46 35.9
 Unknown/empty 60 46.9
 Yes 22 17.2
 Oral contraception 11 50.0
 Condoms/barrier 2 9.1
 Implant (LARCs) 8 36.3
 Sterilization 1 4.5
Ever use of contraception (any time prior sept 2016) 128 %
no 16 12.5
Unknown/Empty 70 54.7
Yes 42 32.8
Oral contraception 23 54.7
Condoms/barrier 4 9.5
LARCs 8 19.0
Ring 1 2.4
Empty/unspecified 6 14.3
Confirmation of pregnancy 128 %
No 97 75.8
Unknown 27 21.1
Yes 4 3.1
Wiliness of becoming pregnant 128 %
No 25 19.5
Unknown/Empty 97 75.8
Yes 6 4.7
Trying to conceive 128 %
No 28 21.9
Unknown/Empty 96 75.0
Yes 4 3.1