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Impact of Male Circumcision on Risk of HIV Infection In Men in A Changing Epidemic Context – Systematic Review and Meta‐analysis
An article published in the Journal of the International AIDS Society presents the results of a systematic review and meta-analysis of the impact of male circumcision on the risk... read more
Circumcision to Prevent HIV and Other Sexually Transmitted Infections in Men Who Have Sex with Men: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Global Data
Published in The Lancet Global Health, this systematic review and meta-analysis of global data explores whether male circumcision is associated with reduced risk of HIV infection... read more
This presentation summarises data on voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC) coverage from Population-based HIV Impact Assessment (PHIA) surveys in Malawi, Zambia, and... read more
Circumcision Status at HIV Infection Is Not Associated with Plasma Viral Load in Men: Analysis of Specimens from a Randomized Controlled Trial
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
Male Circumcision for the Prevention of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Acquisition: A Meta-Analysis
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.
HIV Incidence in Western Kenya During Scale-Up of Antiretroviral Therapy and Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision: a Population-based Cohort Analysis
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
Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision to Prevent HIV in Tanah Papua, Indonesia: Field Trial to Assess Acceptability and Feasibility
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
WHO Progress Brief: Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision for HIV Prevention in 14 Priority Countries in East and Southern Africa, July 2015
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
Male Circumcision for HIV Prevention in High HIV Prevalence Settings: What Can Mathematical Modelling Contribute to Informed Decision-making?
One HIV infection could be prevented for every five to 15 men circumcised in settings with high levels of HIV and low rates of male circumcision — at a cost of US $150 to $900 per... read more
This report is a summary of a meeting held in 2005 in Geneva, Switzerland.
Factsheet about Sonke’s new initiatives to promote MMC. Additional information on the case for MMC and the roll-out of MMC in Africa.