Female sterilisation in the United States.

  title={Female sterilisation in the United States.},
  author={Nikki B. Zite and Sonya B Borrero},
  journal={The European journal of contraception & reproductive health care : the official journal of the European Society of Contraception},
  volume={16 5},
Female sterilisation is a safe and effective form of permanent birth control. In the United States (US), it is still the second most commonly used form of contraception overall and is the most frequently used method among married women and among women over 30 years of age. Although several European countries have noted a sharp decline in the number of women electing tubal sterilisation in recent years, such trends have not been as obvious in the US. While female sterilisation remains popular… CONTINUE READING