Male circumcision and HIV infection risk

@article{Krieger2011MaleCA,
  title={Male circumcision and HIV infection risk},
  author={J. Krieger},
  journal={World Journal of Urology},
  year={2011},
  volume={30},
  pages={3-13}
}
  • J. Krieger
  • Published 2011
  • Medicine
  • World Journal of Urology
BackgroundMale circumcision is being promoted to reduce human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV) infection rates. This review evaluates the scientific evidence suggesting that male circumcision reduces HIV infection risk in high-risk heterosexual populations.MethodsWe followed the updated International Consultation on Urological Diseases evidence-based medicine recommendations to critically review the scientific evidence on male circumcision and HIV infection risk.ResultsLevel 1 evidence… Expand
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