Female sterilization by tubal ligation: a re-appraisal of factors influencing decision making in a tropical setting

@article{Adesiyun2006FemaleSB,
  title={Female sterilization by tubal ligation: a re-appraisal of factors influencing decision making in a tropical setting},
  author={Adebiyi Gbadebo Adesiyun},
  journal={Archives of Gynecology and Obstetrics},
  year={2006},
  volume={275},
  pages={241-244}
}
Female sterilization by tubal ligation is the most commonly used method of fertility regulation. However, in some lesser-developed country like Nigeria, it has not been accepted as a popular method of contraception. To assess the pattern of female sterilization and determine factors that may influence its acceptability. A retrospective study of 102 cases of tubal ligation (TL) performed between January 1999 and December 2004. Of the 102 patients/clients, 60 (58.8%) had TL at caesarean section… CONTINUE READING

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