A Comparison of Women's Regret After Vasectomy Versus Tubal Sterilization

  title={A Comparison of Women's Regret After Vasectomy Versus Tubal Sterilization},
  author={D. Jamieson and Steven C. Kaufman and C. Costello and S. Hillis and P. Marchbanks and H. Peterson},
  journal={Obstetrics & Gynecology},
  • D. Jamieson, Steven C. Kaufman, +3 authors H. Peterson
  • Published 2002
  • Medicine
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • OBJECTIVE To compare the 5‐year cumulative probability of regret and risk factors for regret among women whose husbands underwent vasectomy with women after tubal sterilization. METHODS A total of 525 women whose husbands underwent vasectomy were compared with 3672 women who underwent tubal sterilization in a prospective, multicenter, cohort study. RESULTS The cumulative probability of a woman expressing regret within 5 years after her husband's vasectomy was 6.1% (95% confidence interval [CI… CONTINUE READING
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