§ Dr. Roger Thomas
asked the Secretary of State for Wales how many vasectomies were carried out by (a) junior hospital staff and (b) consultants and consultant surgeons in each of the health authorities in Wales in the past year for which details are available.
§ Mr. Wyn Roberts
The available information is shown in the following table:
Number of vasectomies carried out in hospitals in Wales in 1985 District Health Authority Number Clwyd 479 East Dyfed 195 Pembrokeshire 23 Gwent 165 Gwynedd 234 Mid Glamorgan 562 Powys 87 South Glamorgan 512 West Glamorgan 205
Details of the staff carrying out such operations are not available.