Table 3: Policy after insufficient result of cervical ripening after one and two days in women without a prior cesarean delivery in The Netherlands in 2010.

Continue using same method without day(s) of restDay of rest after 1 day, then continue using same methodDay of rest after 2 days, then continue using same methodDay of rest after 2 days, then continue using different methodFoley catheter on day 3Foley catheter on day 4Other

Intracervical PG* E2 gel (Prepidil) 0.5 mg 31111
Intravaginal PG* E2 gel (Prostin) 1 mg13
Intravaginal PG* E2 gel (Prostin) 2 mg2653
Intravaginal PG* E2 gel (Prostin)  mg513
Slow release vaginal insert PG* E2 (Propess)42721
Intravaginal PG* E2 tablet (Prostin) 3 mg11
Intravaginal PG* E1 misoprostol tablet (Cytotec)4411
Oral PG* E1 misoprostol tablet (Cytotec)1
Foley catheter combined with PG*(E1 or E2)3

Total   223358252

PG: prostaglandin.