Gynecologic Surgery Following Permanent Sterilization: A Propensity Score Matched Analysis

Basic Details
Date Posted
Thursday, July 23, 2020
Medical Product
hysteroscopic sterilization
Health Outcome(s)
gynecologic surgery

This request estimated hazard ratios for gynecologic surgery among women who experienced hysteroscopic sterilizations versus laparoscopic tubal ligations. We distributed this request to 17 Sentinel Data Partners. The study period included data from January 1, 2008 to September 30, 2015. This request was distributed to Data Partners on March 6, 2018.

The analytic package associated with this analysis can be found externally in Sentinel's Git Repository located here. The Git Repository serves as Sentinel's version control tracking system for analytic packages and technical documentation.

Additional Details
FDA Center
Time Period
January 1, 2008 - September 30, 2015
Study Type
Modular Program
Assessment Type
Safety Analyses
Population / Cohort
Females 21 to 50 years of age
Data Sources
Sentinel Distributed Database (SDD)