The safety and efficacy of tubal sterilization: An international overview

@article{Peterson1983TheSA,
  title={The safety and efficacy of tubal sterilization: An international overview},
  author={Herbert B. Peterson and Ira Lubell and Frank Destefano and Howard W. Ory},
  journal={International Journal of Gynecology \& Obstetrics},
  year={1983},
  volume={21}
}
This article presents a synthesis of some of the major published studies on the efficacy and safety of tubal sterilization. The conclusions of this overview are that tubal sterilization is a safe operation, long‐term sequelae of tubal sterilization have not been well documented, and the risk of pregnancy following tubal sterilization is less than 1 in 100. Continued study is needed to determine how to make a safe and effective procedure even safer and more effective. 
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TLDR
Tubal sterilization is highly effective and safe, and Failures, although uncommon, occur at higher rates than previously appreciated.
Four‐year follow‐up of electrocoagulation and tubal ring sterilizations in Costa Rica
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Examination of the same women through 48 months poststerilization showed no significant difference between the two techniques with respect to the incidence of gynecologic surgery performed subsequent to sterilization.
Analysis of sterilization failure in Brazil
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Results of a multivariate analysis indicated that the differential in the rate of sterilization failure by woman's age at sterilization at 12 and 24 months was statistically highly significant, however, the differential rate of failure by the other variables such as whether sterilized during a training period, number of sterilizations per surgeon per day, and year of sterilized were not statistically significant.
Quinacrine nonsurgical female sterilization: a reassessment of safety and efficacy.
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The relative safety and efficacy of surgical methods and nonsurgical quinacrine pellet methods of female sterilization have been reassessed and the absence of increased risk of ectopic pregnancy among quinzine pellet method failures has been noted.
A comparison of local and general anesthesia for laparoscopic tubal sterilization.
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A retrospective review of all laparoscopic sterilizations at San Francisco General Hospital performed over a 2-year period found that the two groups were similar with respect to complications and postoperative disability.
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Developments in gynecological endoscopy are truly remarkable. Their many applications haveimproved diagnosis and treatment of a variety of gynecologic conditions, whilst simultaneously bringing about
Quinacrine nonsurgical female sterilization : safety and efficacy a reassessment of
Sterilization is currently the most prevalent contraceptive method in the world; the demand for female sterilization, especially in developing countries, is likely to sharply rise in the remainder of
Comparative risks and costs of male and female sterilization.
TLDR
Male and female sterilization procedures have efficacy rates that are not significantly different from each other and short-term costs that are 3.0 to 4.1 times that of vasectomy.
Original research article Quinacrine non-surgical female sterilization in Bangladesh
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It is concluded that quinacrine non-surgical sterilization is a safe, acceptably effective method when two insertions of 252 mg qu inacrine with medroxyprogesterone injection as a supplement is used.
Sterilization needs in the 1990s: the case for quinacrine nonsurgical female sterilization.
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The quinacrine pellet method for nonsurgical female sterilization offers hope that this enormous shortfall in sterilization services can be overcome in this decade.
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