TITLE

ACOG Releases Recommendations on Sterilization

AUTHOR(S)
Torrey, Brian; Ressel, Genevieve W.
PUB. DATE
February 2004
SOURCE
American Family Physician;2/15/2004, Vol. 69 Issue 4, p994
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides information on the "ACOG Practice Bulletin No. 46: Benefits and Risks of Sterilization," released by the Committee on Practice Bulletins-Gynecology of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. Percentage of contraceptive method used by U.S. women who are accounted for by sterilization; Methods of surgical sterilization; Comparison between vasectomy and tubal sterilization; Recommendations regarding tubal sterilization.
ACCESSION #
12335843

Tags: STERILIZATION (Birth control);  BIRTH control;  VASECTOMY;  TUBAL sterilization;  GYNECOLOGY;  MEDICINE -- Societies, etc.

 

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