Project IQ created these three resources to help clients, providers, and assistants reduce the risk of infection, including infection causing tetanus, after voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC): a standard operating procedure (SOP) for skin preparation before VMMC, developed with input from the World Health Organization; a job aid to assist providers in following the SOP; and a handout for VMMC clients on steps they can take at home to prevent tetanus.
VMMC Skin Preparation and Wound Care to Reduce the Risk of Infections and Tetanus
Year of publication: 2017
Resource topic: Safety
Resource type: Job aid