- Good news about vasectomy. // Consumer Reports on Health;May95, Vol. 7 Issue 5, p58
Reports on the link between vasectomy and risk of prostate cancer. Effectiveness of vasectomy as a contraceptive; Techniques in vasectomy.
- Requests for vasectomy: counselling and consent. Harris, N. M.; Holmes, S. A. V. // Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine;Oct2001, Vol. 94 Issue 10, p510
The article discusses the bilateral vasectomy and the steps involved in counseling, as well as the consent process and risks associated with vasectomy in Great Britain. Vasectomy is defined as a safe and effective method of long-term contraception. The guidelines published by the Department of...
- The kindest cut. Schmitz, Anthony // Health (Time Inc. Health);Jan/Feb94, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p34
Discusses the merits of having a vasectomy. Effectivity as a method of contraception; Comparison with tubal ligation; Reason for higher sterilization rates in women than in men; Costs versus benefits; Effect of the Giovannucci study linking vasectomy to increased risk of prostate cancer;...
- Vasectomy: A simple snip? Dhar, Nivedita Bhatta; Jones, J. Stephen // Indian Journal of Urology;Jan-Mar2007, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p6
Vasectomy is one of the most common forms of permanent sterilization methods currently in use and has a failure rate of <1% in most reported series. Since failure of vasectomy may result in pregnancy, adequate counseling is essential. Couples are advised that an analysis of a semen specimen...
- Common Questions About Vasectomy. RAYALA, BRIAN Z.; VIERA, ANTHONY J. // American Family Physician;12/1/2013, Vol. 88 Issue 11, p757
Vasectomy offers a safe, effective, and permanent method of male contraception, with an overall failure rate of less than 1% in pooled studies. Men older than 30 years in a stable, committed relationship appear to be the best candiÂdates for vasectomy. The no-scalpel technique reduces...
- Vasectomy should not be feared. Pinette, Gilles // Windspeaker;Feb2000, Vol. 17 Issue 10, p21
Focuses on the effectiveness of vasectomy as a method of preventing pregnancy. Procedure in administering vasectomy; Complications associated with vasectomy; Clarifications regarding common concerns of vasectomy.
- Outside In. Newnham, David // Nursing Standard;8/31/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 51, p32
Relates the author's experience concerning the procedure of vasectomy he underwent in Great Britain. Physical effect of vasectomy; Postoperative care of vasectomy; Possible complications of vasectomy.
- Was the vasectomy necessary after all? Nicholas, Llyod // British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition);3/1/1986, Vol. 292 Issue 6520, p604
Comments on the importance of vasectomy in the diagnosis of tumor. Reactions on the procedure for vasectomy; Increase in the duration of treatment; Effectiveness of vasectomy in the treatment of the disease.
- VASECTOMY. Fahey, Thomas D. // Joe Weider's Muscle & Fitness;Jun95, Vol. 56 Issue 6, p120
Provides information on the birth control method, vasectomy. Disadvantages of vasectomies; Effects of testosterone on sexual physiology of males; Safety of vasectomies.
- Impact of a mass media vasectomy promotion campaign in Brazil. Kincaid, D. Lawrence; Merritt, Alice Payne // International Family Planning Perspectives;Dec96, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p169
Examines the impact of a mass media vasectomy promotion campaign in Brazil in 1989, which was initiated by the Promocao de Paternidade Responsavel (PRO-PATER) clinic in Sao Paulo. Amount of couples worldwide who had a vasectomy by 1991; Use of modern contraceptive methods in Brazil; How the...