TITLE

Making the snip hip: mass circumcision in Rwanda

AUTHOR(S)
Vogel, Lauren
PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/20/2011, Vol. 183 Issue 13, pE971
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the goal in Rwanda to conduct a circumcision of around two million males to decrease HIV transmission in the country by half. It states that Minister of Health Agnes Binagwaho approves the PrePex system for use in circumcision. It says that Rwanda President Paul Kagame has preached the advantages of male circumcision.
ACCESSION #
66291601

 

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