BMJ British Medical Journal


British Medical Journal is a scientific peer review journal published by BMJ Group, wholly owned subsidiary of the British Medical Association. In this LINK you can search for other articles of your interest and submit your own manuscript.

BMJ has published the following on FGM:

Kmietowicz Z. Health professionals worldwide lack knowledge on female genital mutilation. 2015;351:h669. LINK

Torjesen I. Royal college strengthens its guideline on female genital mutilation. 2015 Jul 9;351:h3709. doi: 10.1136/bmj.h3709. LINK

O’Dowd. Improve reporting of female genital mutilation, MPs tell doctors. 2015; 350 doi: (Published 18 March 2015) LINK

Dyer C. Surgeon acquitted of carrying out female genital mutilation in a prosecution criticised by obstetricians. 2015, 350, h703. LINK

Berg RC, Underland V, Odgaard-Jensen J, Fretheim A, Vist GE. Effects of female genital cutting on physical health outcomes: a systematic review and meta-analysis. 2014 Nov 21;4(11):e006316 LINK

Dyer C. GP accused of being involved in female genital mutilation fails to have charges thrown out. 2014 May 18;348:g3363. doi: 10.1136/bmj.g3363. LINK

Dyer C. Doctor who offered to arrange female genital mutilation is struck off. 2014 Jun 1;348:g3665. doi: 10.1136/bmj.g3665. LINK

Erskine K.Collecting data on female genital mutilation. 2014 May 13;348:g3222. doi: 10.1136/bmj.g3222. LINK

Dyer C. Referrals for female genital mutilation must rise, say MPs. 2014 Jul 6;348:g4447. doi: 10.1136/bmj.g4447. LINK

Saunders A. Getting the facts right about the law and female genital mutilation. 2014 Apr 22;348:g2805. doi: 10.1136/bmj.g2805. LINK

Dyer C. London GP is cleared of practising female genital mutilation. 2014 Apr 15;348:g2807. doi: 10.1136/bmj.g2807. LINK

Dyer C. First UK prosecution for female genital mutilation raises concerns among doctors. 2014 Mar 27;348:g2424. doi: 10.1136/bmj.g2424. LINK

Kmietowicz Z. Doctor one of two people to face first UK prosecutions for female genital mutilation. 2014 Mar 23;348:g2313. doi: 10.1136/bmj.g2313. LINK

Hives-Wood S. Doctors are key to securing the UK’s first conviction for female genital mutilation, say campaigners. 2013 Nov 5;347:f6672. doi: 10.1136/bmj.f6672. LINK

Creighton SM, Liao LM. Tackling female genital mutilation in the UK. 2013 Dec 4;347:f7150. doi: 10.1136/bmj.f7150. LINK

Gulland A. Fewer younger women are undergoing female genital mutilation, study finds. 2013 Jul 25;347:f4754. LINK

Torjesen I. First UK prosecution for female genital mutilation moves a step closer. 2013 May 8;346:f2981. LINK

Brown IG. The Scottish NHS does not turn a blind eye to female genital mutilation. 2013 Jan 8;346:f29. doi: 10.1136/bmj.f29. LINK

Sweet M. Australia aims to eliminate female genital mutilation. 2012 Dec 17;345:e8553. LINK

Lloyd-Roberts S. UK’s shameful record on female genital mutilation. 2012 Dec 3;345:e8121.  LINK

Relph S, Inamdar R, Singh H, Yoong W. Healthcare professionals more knowledgeable about female genital mutilation but still some way to go. 2012 Apr 18;344:e2744. LINK

Simpson J, Robinson K, Creighton SM, Hodes D. Female genital mutilation: the role of health professionals in prevention, assessment, and management. 2012;344:e1361. LINK

Cui W. International agencies call for end to female genital mutilation. 2011 Feb 7;342:d832. LINK

Kmietowicz Z. US paediatricians withdraw guidance on female genital cutting after criticisms. 2010 Jun 1;340:c2922. . LINK

Bewley S, Creighton S, Momoh C. Female genital mutilation. 2010 Jun 2;340:c2728. LINK

Bhopal R. Circumcision. Parity for the sexes? 2010 Jul 21;341:c3888. doi: 10.1136/bmj.c3888. LINK

Palfrey JS. Female genital mutilation. US policy on genital cutting. 2010 Jul 27;341:c4013. LINK

Moszynski P. BMA backs police campaign against female genital mutilation. BMJ. 2007 Jul 21;335(7611):116. LINK

Meleigy M. Egypt tightens ban on female genital mutilation after 12 year old girl dies. 2007 Jul 7;335(7609):15. LINK

Berer M. Cosmetic genitoplasty: It’s female genital mutilation and should be prosecuted. 2007 Jun 30;334(7608):1335. LINK

Elmusharaf S, Elhadi N, Almroth L. Reliability of self reported form of female genital mutilation and WHO classification: cross sectional study. 2006 Jul 15;333(7559):124. Epub 2006 Jun 27. LINK

Menage J. Female genital mutilation: whose problem, whose solution? Psychological damage is immense. 2006 Jul 29;333(7561):260. LINK