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Table 1 Characteristics of maternal-fetal medicine (MFM) and family planning (FP) subspecialists who responded to the survey

From: Second-trimester abortion attitudes and practices among maternal-fetal medicine and family planning subspecialists

CharacteristicTotal
N (%)
MFM
n (%)
FP
n (%)
Total794689 (87)105 (13)
Demographics
 Age, yearsa,b 47 ± 1039 ± 8
 Femaleb442352 (51)90 (86)
 West regionb206174 (25)32 (30)
 Northeast regionb257222 (32)35 (33)
 South/Southeast regionb168158 (23)10 (10)
 Midwest regionb157130 (19)27 (26)
 Home city population < 1 millionb446394 (57)52 (50)
Clinical Practice
 Supervises trainees (fellows, residents)700599 (87)101 (96)
 Works > 50% time in academic settingb563470 (68)93 (89)
 Fellowship trained775685 (99)90 (86)
 Family planning fellowship at current institutionb229143 (21)86 (82)
 Family planning fellowship at previous institutionb181150 (22)31 (30)
 Provide D&Es324224 (33)100 (95)
Personal Beliefs
 Intrinsic religious motivationa,b 2.3 ± 0.92.6 ± 0.7
 Abortion attitudesa,b 17 ± 422 ± 3
  1. amean ± SD, not n (%)
  2. bmissing data