Maternal infibulation and obstetrical outcome in Djibouti.

J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med. 2014 Sep 19:1-23. [Epub ahead of print] Maternal infibulation and obstetrical outcome in Djibouti. Minsart AF, N’guyen TS, Hadji RA, Caillet M. ABSTRACT The objective of the present study was to assess the relation between female genital mutilation and obstetric outcome in an East African urban clinic with a standardizedContinue reading “Maternal infibulation and obstetrical outcome in Djibouti.”

Female genital mutilation in Djibouti.

Afr Health Sci. 2012 Dec;12(4):412-5. Female genital mutilation in Djibouti. Martinelli M, Ollé-Goig JE. Hôpital Balbala, Djibouti. ABSTRACT The practice of female genital mutilation (we will use the latest definition adopted by WHO/UNFP: female genital mutilation/cutting or FGM/C) is still widespread in 28 African countries. The World Health Organisation (WHO) estimates that more than twoContinue reading “Female genital mutilation in Djibouti.”

Female genital mutilation: applications of nursing theory for clinical care

Nurse Pract. 2011 Apr;36(4):45-50. Female genital mutilation: applications of nursing theory for clinical care. Burke E. Female genital mutilation (FGM) is a continuing practice among some immigrant groups. As mobility increases among this population, NPs in primary care will continue to see women who have experienced FGM. NPs must gain a better understanding of the practice in orderContinue reading “Female genital mutilation: applications of nursing theory for clinical care”