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Table 3 Evaluation of aspects relevant to the decision of performing or not the procedure in case 1 (a single woman with no intention of having a male partner in the future)

From: Assisted Reproduction: What factors interfere in the professional's decisions? Are single women an issue?

Aspects Perform the procedure in case 1? P*
  Yes n (%) No n (%)  
Marital Status of the Patient 19 (21.1) 71 (78.9) < 0.001
Socio-economical Level 54 (58.1) 39 (41.9) 0.002
Right to choose to gestate 89 (59.7) 60 (40.3) < 0.001
Child's right to a father 42 (29.8) 99 (70.2) < 0.001
Professional's duty to help the patient have the procedure 75 (64.1) 42 (35.9) < 0.001
Need for an evaluation of the case by a bioethics committee 43 (38.4) 69 (61.6) 0.762
Technical Aspects 57 (75.0) 19 (25.0) < 0.001
Moral Aspects 60 (43.2) 79 (56.8) 0.607
Legal Aspects 42 (38.9) 66 (61.1) 0.849
  1. * Value obtained by the Chi-square test with Yates correction