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This introductory presentation includes the agenda for a 2017 Project IQ... read more
Project IQ created these three resources to help clients, providers, and assistants reduce the risk of infection, including infection causing tetanus, after voluntary medical male... read more
This job aid is designed to help providers follow a standard operating procedure (SOP) for skin preparation for voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC) that Project IQ... read more
This brochure is designed to help clients of voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC) services reduce their risk of tetanus. It is one of three... read more
This standard operating procedure summarizes essential skin preparation responsibilities for clients, providers, and assistants to reduce the risk of infection, including... read more
Quality management has been central to the success and integrity of voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC) programmes since their inception. External quality assurance (EQA)... read more
A Prospective Cohort Study of Safety and Patient Satisfaction of Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision in Botswana
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.
Penile Coital Injuries in Men Decline after Circumcision: Results from a Prospective Study of Recently Circumcised and Uncircumcised Men in Western Kenya
A longitudinal study of more than 3,000 Kenyan men was conducted to determine the prevalence of penile coital injuries and associations between them and covariates such as male... read more
This article in PLoS One reports on the safety and efficacy of circumcision using the PrePex device among HIV-positive men in Zimbabwe.
Re-Establishing Safer Medical-Circumcision-Integrated Initiation Ceremonies for HIV Prevention in a Rural Setting in Papua New Guinea: A Multi-Method Acceptability Study
When a rural district in Papua New Guinea was considering reviving male-initiation ceremonies, researchers explored the acceptability of replacing the traditional penile-cutting... read more
Early Resumption of Sexual Activity following Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision in Botswana: A Qualitative Study
Researchers held focus groups with men, women, and community leaders in Botswana to discuss perceptions related to men resuming sexual activity before a circumcision wound is... read more
Of the 12 tetanus cases reported by voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC) programmes in in eastern Africa from 2013 to mid-2016, two occurred in Kenya. Reports of... read more
Chapter Seven: Managing, Monitoring, and Reporting VMMC Adverse Events. PEPFAR’s Best Practices for Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision Site Operations
Chapter Nine: Injection Safety & Health Care Waste Management. PEPFAR’s Best Practices for Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision Site Operations
Julia Samuelson of the World Health Organization’s Office of HIV/AIDS presents WHO’s recommendations for preventing tetanus infection, a rare but serious complication of... read more