click here to read the vasectomy guidelines from the AUA (American Urologic Association).
There are several excellent manuals for learning better procedures.
For learners, we know of a few excellent texts – one by Engender Health, one by Chic Wilson, and one by a team from the Mexican government.
Click on the links below to read these texts.
No-Scalpel Vasectomy: An Illustrated Guide by Engender Health
A Self-Study Guide for the Family Physician Interested in No-Scalpel Vasectomy by Charles Wilson
Manual Técnico de Vasectomía Sin Bisturí by the Centro Nacional de Equidad de Género y Salud Reproductiva
How to Create Successful Vasectomy Programs. This brief by FHI360 gives a good introduction to establishing a lasting vasectomy program.
This document, by the Associations of Surgeons in Primary Care, is a collection of worksheets, checklists and logs to use during a vasectomy training program.