The NHS displays absurd double standards on circumcision.

Nurs Stand. 2014 Jun 4;28(40):35. doi: 10.7748/ns.28.40.35.s46. The NHS displays absurd double standards on circumcision. Clark C. I support the law in the UK against female genital mutilation (FGM) and the fact that staff in acute hospitals are now mandated to record information on a national database about women and children who have undergone FGMContinue reading “The NHS displays absurd double standards on circumcision.”

Female genital mutilation: Experience in a West London clinic.

J Obstet Gynaecol. 2007 May;27(4):416-9. Female genital mutilation: Experience in a West London clinic. Gordon H, Comerasamy H, Morris NH. ABSTRACT The Wellwoman African Clinic, Central Middlesex Hospital, London, UK. z.whitlock@imperial.ac.uk In 1997, a new clinic was established at the Central Middlesex Hospital to serve the needs of a mainly Somali population who had sufferedContinue reading “Female genital mutilation: Experience in a West London clinic.”

Genital lesions complicating female genital cutting in infancy: a hospital-based study in south-east Nigeria.

Ann Trop Paediatr. 2007 Dec;27(4):285-90. Genital lesions complicating female genital cutting in infancy: a hospital-based study in south-east Nigeria. Ekenze SO, Ezegwui HU, Adiri CO. Paediatric Surgical Unit, Department of Surgery, Federal Medical Centre, Owerri, Nigeria. soekenze@yahoo.com ABSTRACT BACKGROUND: Despite the global outcry against female genital cutting (FGC), the practice continues in many African communities.Continue reading “Genital lesions complicating female genital cutting in infancy: a hospital-based study in south-east Nigeria.”

Dispelling the myths and beliefs toward female genital cutting of woman: assessing general outpatient services at a tertiary health institution in Enugu state, Nigeria.

East Afr J Public Health. 2010 Mar;7(1):64-7. Dispelling the myths and beliefs toward female genital cutting of woman: assessing general outpatient services at a tertiary health institution in Enugu state, Nigeria. Ekwueme OC, Ezegwui HU, Ezeoke U. Reproductive Health Unit, Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria. CONTEXT: The practice of female genitalContinue reading “Dispelling the myths and beliefs toward female genital cutting of woman: assessing general outpatient services at a tertiary health institution in Enugu state, Nigeria.”

New de-infibulation clinic for Royal Women’s in Melbourne.

Aust Nurs J. 2011 Apr;18(9):39. New de-infibulation clinic for Royal Women’s in Melbourne. Waters J. Women’s Health Information Centre, Well Women’s Services, Royal Women’s Hospital, Melbourne. No abstract is available for this article. There is no LINK to view this article online.