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Table 4 Types of appointments missed extracted from medical records

From: No-shows in ambulatory clinics and non-utilized appointments for elective operations in selected surgical departments at a tertiary hospital in Israel

 ENTOrthopedicsGeneral Surgery
Unknown reason21 (39%)16(23%)18 (23%)
Follow up of chronic condition8 (15%)18(26%)15 (19%)
Pre-surgery3 (5%)8 (11%)9 (12%)
Visit after hospitalization5 (9%)1 (1%)4 (5%)
Review after injury1 (2%)4 (6%) 
Review after fracture 5 (7%) 
Post-surgical follow-up
 First follow up after surgical operation5 (9%)1 (1%)16 (21%)
 Second follow up after surgical operation7 (13%)12 (17%)11 (14%)
 Third follow up after surgical operation3 (5%)4 (6%)3 (4%)
 Fourth follow up after surgical operation1 (2%)1 (1%)2 (3%)
 Second or further follow up after surgical operation11 (20%)17 (24%)16 (21%)