Asian J Urol 2021 Apr 23;8(2):197-203. Epub 2020 Apr 23.
Division of Urology, Duke University Hospital, Durham, NC, USA.
Objective: Evaluate the influence of fellowship training, resident participation, reconstruction type, and patient factors on outcomes after vasectomy reversals in a high volume, open access system.
Methods: Retrospective review of all vasectomy reversals performed at a single institution from January 1, 2002 to December 31, 2016 was conducted. Patient and spouse demographics, patient tobacco use and comorbidities, surgeon training and case volume, resident participation, reconstruction type, and postoperative patency were collected and analyzed. Read More