Key clinical point: Obesity did not increase risk of surgical complications or pregnancy after postpartum tubal ligation.
Major finding: There were 1.5% composite morbidity events in the nonobese cohort and 1.3% in the obese cohort.
Study details: A single institution, retrospective study of 3,670 women.
Disclosures: The authors did not report any conflicts of interest.
Byrne JJ et al. Obstet Gynecol. 2020;136:342-8.