Researchers explored the involvement of female adolescents in their male peers’ decisions about voluntary medical male circumcision and the postoperative wound healing process through focus group discussions and in-depth interviews with adolescents in South Africa, Tanzania, and Zimbabwe. The results are presented in an article published in a special supplement to the journal Clinical Infectious Diseases about improving VMMC services for adolescents.
Females’ Peer Influence and Support for Adolescent Males Receiving Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision Services
Year of publication: 2018
Resource topic: Knowledge, attitudes, and practices (KAP), Barriers and facilitators to MC, Women’s KAP, Research, monitoring and evaluation, Women and MC
Resource type: Article