Conflict in a Relationship Before Sterilization May Lead to Desire for Reversal

Hollander, D.
December 2002
International Family Planning Perspectives;Dec2002, Vol. 28 Issue 4, p231
Academic Journal
Highlights a study published in a 2002 issue of the journal 'Obstetrics and Gynecology,' which compared women's regret after vasectomy versus tubal sterilization. Cumulative probability of regret among wives of sterilized men and among sterilized women; Absence of significant predictors of regret among women in the vasectomy group; Factors associated with regret among the tubal sterilization group.


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