Table 1

Attitudes of obstetric non-consultant hospital doctors towards termination of pregnancy in the Republic of Ireland

Opinion groups Percentage (number)
A‘I believe ToP should not be available to any woman in Ireland’4 (2)
B‘I believe ToP should only be allowed in very limited circumstances (examples could be a “real and substantial risk” to the life of the mother, fatal fetal abnormality or rape)’48 (24)
C‘I believe ToP should be available on request to all women’44 (22)
D‘I have no definite opinion on ToP’4 (2)
  • ToP, termination of pregnancy.