Follow-up of vasectomy using medical record linkage.


The authors report the findings from an on-going of 1764 vasectomized men followed up by means of the Scottish medical record linkage system for a total of 4500 man-years after operation. The authors view the results so far as reassuring regarding the safety of vasectomy, although the mean length of follow-up (2.6 years) is still short. The study will… (More)


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@article{Goldacre1978FollowupOV, title={Follow-up of vasectomy using medical record linkage.}, author={Michael J. Goldacre and Jack Alden Clarke and M. A. Heasman and Martin P. Vessey}, journal={American journal of epidemiology}, year={1978}, volume={108 3}, pages={176-80} }