This printable appendix to the December 2020 update of the Adverse Event Action Guide for Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision by Surgery or Device: 2nd Edition provides definitions and grading for medical male circumcision adverse events occurring intra-operatively, prior to discharge from the VMMC clinic, or during the placement and wearing of a male circumcision device.
Appendix 3 (updated Dec. 2020): Adverse Event Classifications and Definitions: During Surgery or Prior to Discharge from VMMC Clinic, or During Device Placement or Wearing
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Year of publication: 2020
Resource topic: Programme management tools and guidelines, Quality assurance, Safety
Resource type: Job aid
Organization: Population Services International, College of Surgeons of East, Central and Southern Africa (COSECSA), U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention