Introducing Sustainable Vasectomy Services in Guatemala

This article discusses the use of vasectomies as a birth control method in Guatemala. It describes the benefits of vasectomies as opposed to female sterilization which include: cost, less postoperative complications and faster recovery time. In addition, it analyzes how couples became aware of the vasectomy option and how they decided whether or not to seek one.

Length: 
6 p
Year: 
2007
Organization: 
International Family Planning Perspectives
Languages: 
English