publication . Master thesis . 2007

Female sterilization in India : The quality and effect of an observed sterilization camp at The Methodist Public Health Centre, Mursan, India

Wikborg, Pia; Svensk, Marie;
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  • Published: 01 Jan 2007
Population growth is a big challenge for India, and family planning is highly prioritized by the Government of India. Sterilization is the most common voluntary contraceptive method in India and has for many years been performed in camps. This thesis is based on our observation of a sterilization camp at the Methodist Public Health Centre in Mursan, India and available literature on the subject. We have looked closer at the effect of female sterilization as a method of contraception and the quality of the camp we observed. At the camp the laparoscopic Falope ring method was used. This method is apparently safe, effective and cheap. 167 women were sterilized in 6...
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