Female voluntary surgical contraception via minilaparotomy under local anesthesia.

@article{Jack1992FemaleVS,
  title={Female voluntary surgical contraception via minilaparotomy under local anesthesia.},
  author={Katherine Jack and Conrad R Chao},
  journal={International journal of gynaecology and obstetrics: the official organ of the International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics},
  year={1992},
  volume={39 2},
  pages={111-6}
}
OBJECTIVE To examine changes in prevalence and acceptance of sterilization methods in a developing country from 1986 to 1990. METHOD Data from 5182 voluntary female sterilizations performed at 52 service sites in Nigeria were retrospectively reviewed for sterilization method, anesthesia technique, demographic factors, and patient acceptance. RESULTS The… CONTINUE READING