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Long-term Outcomes After Elective Sterilization Procedures—A Comparative Retrospective Cohort Study of Medicaid Patients

Steward, Rachel; Carney, Patricia; Law, Amy; Xie, Lin; Wang, Yuexi; Yuce, Huseyin

Obstetrical & Gynecological Survey: November 2018 - Volume 73 - Issue 11 - p 638–640
doi: 10.1097/01.ogx.0000549835.38093.d4
GYNECOLOGY: CONTRACEPTION

(Abstracted from Contraception 2018;97:428–433)

The second most common form of contraception among reproductive-aged women in the United States is female sterilization, although trends suggest declining rates. Methods available for interval sterilization include laparoscopic tubal ligation (TL) and hysteroscopic sterilization (HS).

FPA Women's Health, Medical Director, Long Beach, CA (R.S.); Bayer US LLC, Whippany, NJ (P.C., A.L.); STATinMED Research, Inc, Ann Arbor, MI (L.X., Y.W.); and New York City College of Technology, Brooklyn, NY (H.Y.)

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