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The Clearinghouse’s Resource Library contains hundreds of resources on voluntary medical male circumcision for HIV prevention. You may search the entire site, including these resources, by adding key words in the Search box located in the upper right corner of the website. The Resource Library enables you to browse resources by topic and filter them by different categories. Choose a topic from the menu on the right side of the page to generate a list of resources by topic, then use the filters to narrow the results. (Click on the “+” icon next to the topic name to expand the nested topics.) You may also filter the entire list of resources in the library by document type, country, language, and year of publication.

 

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In this randomised trial, published in BMC Infectious Diseases, plasma samples were used to compare a group of men in Kenya based on their circumcision status at the time of HIV... read more
This article in BJU International reports on a meta-analysis of 49 studies assessing male circumcision to prevent HIV acquisition in homosexual and heterosexual men.
Researchers conducted a secondary analysis of data from three population-based surveys to investigate trends in HIV prevalence and incidence in Gem, Siaya County, in western Kenya... read more
Researchers conducted a case-control study among uncircumcised men in Uganda to determine whether particular penile microbiomes are associated with increased risk of HIV infection... read more
Mathematical modelling was used to compare the impact of combined interventions—extended antiretroviral therapy coverage, voluntary medical male circumcision, and pre-exposure... read more
Researchers examined the role of non-specific genital inflammation on the risk of HIV transmission among heterosexual couples in Zambia including the role of being circumcised or... read more
This New England Journal of Medicine article examines the effect on HIV incidence of a combination prevention strategy using the scale-up of antiretroviral therapy and medical... read more
In this AIDS and Behavior article, researchers sought to better understand HIV transmission to and from female partners of men who have sex with men. The study focused on... read more
This article in Current HIV Research describes a study to determine the acceptability and feasibility of introducing voluntary medical male circumcision for HIV prevention in... read more
Published in the journal PLoS One, this article reports on the frequency, type, and severity of adverse events after voluntary medical male circumcision in Botswana.
More than 3 million men and boys were circumcised in 14 priority countries in Africa in 2014 —a 22 percent increase over the 2013 total — reports the World Health Organization in... read more
An excerpt from AVAC’s 2014/15 report, Prevention on the Line, this document highlights progress and successes to date, and identifies gaps and opportunities, in the scale-up of... read more