Adverse Event Action Guide for VMMC by Surgery or Device, 2nd Edition, Updated November 2018 (New; includes all appendices)


Prepared for voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC) programmes, this guide is designed to provide guidance on safe and appropriate management of any complications associated with VMMC, standardised identification and grading of adverse events, and monitoring of VMMC programme safety and quality. It is intended for use by service providers who perform male circumcision procedures, as well as non-VMMC providers who perform post-circumcision client reviews. The second edition includes device-related AEs and multiple clinical updates from experience with programme implementation. This guide was updated in November 2018; the latest revisions are documented in the update log. Updates made after the initial 2016 release are available online only.

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Type: Document
Year of publication: 2018
Resource type: Guide
Organization: PSI, College of Surgeons of East, Central, and Southern Africa, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Languages: English