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Hysterectomies in the United States, 1965-84.

Robert Pokras

Hysterectomies in the United States, 1965-84.

by Robert Pokras

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control, National Center for Health Statistics, For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. in Hyattsville, Md, Washington, D.C .
Written in English

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  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Hysterectomy -- United States -- Statistics.,
    • Hospital utilization -- United States -- Statistics.,
    • Diagnosis related groups -- United States -- Statistics.,
    • Health surveys -- United States -- Statistics.,
    • Hysterectomy -- United States -- statistics.,
    • United States -- Statistics, Medical.

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesDHHS publication ;, no. (PHS) 88-1753, Vital & health statistics. Series 13, Data from the National Health Survey ;, no. 92, Vital and health statistics., no. 92.
      ContributionsHufnagel, Vicki., National Center for Health Statistics (U.S.)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRG391 .P56 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv, 32 p. :
      Number of Pages32
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2493363M
      ISBN 100840603800
      LC Control Number87600292
      OCLC/WorldCa16526068

      Hysterectomy is the second most common major surgery among women in the United States (the first is cesarean section). In the s and s, this statistic was the source of concern among some consumer rights groups and puzzlement among the medical community, [91] and brought about informed choice advocacy groups like Hysterectomy Educational.   Excerpt from Unnecessary Hysterectomies, the Second Most Common Major Surgery in the United States The subcommittee met, pursuant to notice, p.m., in room SD - , Dirksen Senate Office Building, Senator Mikulski (chairman of the subcommittee) : United States; Congress; Senate; Aging.

        Reviewed in the United States on February 6, Verified Purchase. This book was recommended to me by a friend of mine who is a nurse. The book is very eye-opening. Ultimately it says cancer is probably the ONLY valid reason for a hysterectomy, but BEYOND that, it discusses the many things that can be wrong besides cancer - such as fibroids Reviews: Of the hundreds of thousands of hysterectomies performed each year in the United States, a large percentage of women are still only offered open procedures.

        E.R. Novak, J.D. Woodruff, Myoma and other benign tumors of the uterus Gynecologic and Obstetric Pathology () W. B. Saunders Company Philadelphia National Center for Health Statistics: Hysterectomies in the United States () Vital and Health Statistics Ser No. Pub. No. 4.   The Essential Guide to Hysterectomy is just that: an up-to-date, comprehensive, essential resource for the over half a million women in the United States who undergo this procedure every year. Dr. Streicher’s latest book not only demystifies the hysterectomy procedure but provides in-depth descriptions of the various techniques utilized by Reviews:


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Hysterectomies in the United States, 1965-84 by Robert Pokras Download PDF EPUB FB2

Formed on women in the United States during the year period Of the 97 million females 15 years of age and older alive in the United States inabout 1965-84. book had had a hysterectomy. This translates to percent of all females 15 years of age and over.

The number of hysterectomies peaked in atFile Size: 2MB. Get this from a library. Hysterectomies in the United States, [Robert Pokras; Vicki Hufnagel; National Center for Health Statistics (U.S.)].

Lyon JL, Gardner JW. The rising frequency of hysterectomy: its effect on uterine cancer rates. Am J Epidemiol. May; (5)– [Sandberg SI, Barnes BA, Weinstein MC, Braun P.

Elective by: R Pokras, and V G Hufnagel Scientific and Technical Information Branch, NCHS, Hyattsville, MD “Hysterectomy in the United States, ”, American Cited by: Pokras R, Hufnagel VG. Hysterectomy in the United States, Am J Public Health.

Jul; 78 (7)– [PMC free article] Coulter A, McPherson K, Vessey M. Do British women undergo too many or too few hysterectomies. Soc Sci Med. ; 27 (9)– Anda RF, Waller MN, Wooten KG, Mast EE, Escobedo LG, Sanderson by:   Hysterectomy is a type of surgery in which a woman's uterus (or womb) is removed, sometimes along with the ovaries, cervix, Fallopian tubes, or other structures.

It ranks just behind Cesarean section as the second most common surgery among women in the United States. Hysterectomy and sexual func- tion a historical view.

Nordic Sexol ; [29] Luoto R, Kaprio J, Keskimaki I, Pohjanlahti J-P, Ruta- nen E-M. Incidence, causes and surgical methods for hysterectomy in 1965-84. book Int J Epidemiol ; [30] Pokras R, Hufnagel VG.

Hysterectomy in the United States, Approximatelyhysterectomies are performed annually in the United States, and an estimated 20 million U.S. women have had a hysterectomy (1,2). The previous summary of hysterectomy surveillance in the United States described trends during Hysterectomy rates declined during and increased steadily during Basic Numbers from the United States From : Hysterectomy is the 2nd-most common surgery among women.; 22,+ women have had a hysterectomy.

From ACOG Women’s Health Stats: % will have a hysterectomy by the age of ; ,+ hysterectomies are performed every year. 18% of all hysterectomies in were performed as outpatient surgeries.

A hysterectomy is the second most common surgery performed on women in the United States, after a cesarean delivery. Each year, nearlyhysterectomies are done. The National Center for Health Statistics estimates that more thanwomen will have hysterectomies in the United States in This procedure for removal of.

Introduction. H ysterectomy is the most common nonobstetrical surgical procedure among women, with approximatelysurgeries performed annually in the United States. 1,2 Approximately one third of women will have a hysterectomy during their lifetime, and one quarter of women will have a hysterectomy before menopause.

3 Among premenopausal women, most hysterectomies are. Download PDF: Sorry, we are unable to provide the full text but you may find it at the following location(s): g (external link). The number of hysterectomies and hysterectomy rates were estimated by year, age group ( years, years, years, years, years, years, years, and 55 years and older), and geographic region, based on the US Census Bureau definition of the 4 regions of the United States (Northeast, Midwest, South, and West).

UnitedHealthcare is placing new restrictions on certain types of hysterectomy, which is one of the most frequently performed surgical procedures in the United States. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), frompercent of women between the ages of had a hysterectomy.

1 Approximatelyhysterectomies are performed annually in the United States, and approximately 20 million American women have had a hysterectomy. 2 By the age of 60, more than one-third of. Introduction. Approximatelyhysterectomies are performed annually in the United States, making hysterectomy the second most common surgery for women.

1,2 The approach to hysterectomy can be abdominal, laparoscopic, or vaginal. Because of its advantages over abdominal and laparoscopic approaches for benign disease, vaginal hysterectomy, when feasible, is the mode of hysterectomy. Journals & Books; Help Hysterectomy in the United States, Am J Public Health ; Wilcox LS, Koonin LM, Pokras R, Strauss LT, Xia Z, Peterson HB.

Hysterectomy in the United States, Obstet Gynecol ; Lee NC, Dicker RC, Rubin GL, Ory HW. Confirmation of the preoperative diagnoses for.

Since the United States assumed governance of Puerto Rico inpopulation control had been a major effort. The United States, citing concerns that overpopulation of the island would lead to disastrous social and economic conditions, instituted public policies aimed at controlling the rapid growth of the population.

The passage of Law in signified the institutionalization of the. Hysterectomy in the United States, Pokras R(1), Hufnagel VG. Author information: (1)Scientific and Technical Information Branch, NCHS, Hyattsville, MD.

A hysterectomy is no laughing matter and should be approached with heaps of humour. Essential reading, Hysterical Hysterectomy will make the whole procedure a safer more enjoyable experience Oh, how I wish that I had this book before I went into hospital for my hysterectomy!

We are talking major surgery s: THE HYSTERECTOMY BOOK Introduction A hysterectomy, the removal of a woman’s womb (medically referred to as the uterus), is a major yet routine operation today, carrying with it many advantages for the women concerned.

In many cases the operation means an end to prolonged or heavy bleeding or pain. OBJECTIVE:To evaluate the potential overuse of Papanicolaou smears among women who have had a S:We analyzed two surveys of US women.