Researchers conducted in-depth interviews and focus group discussions to gain a better understanding of parental communication, engagement, and support for male adolescents as they consider circumcision, receive voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC) services, and heal post-procedure. The results are presented in an article published in a special supplement to the journal Clinical Infectious Diseases about improving VMMC services for adolescents.
Parental Communication, Engagement, and Support During the Adolescent Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision Experience
Year of publication: 2018
Resource topic: Knowledge, attitudes, and practices (KAP), Barriers and facilitators to MC
Resource type: Article