Perceptions of voluntary medical male circumcision among circumcising and non-circumcising communities in Malawi.

@article{Rennie2015PerceptionsOV,
  title={Perceptions of voluntary medical male circumcision among circumcising and non-circumcising communities in Malawi.},
  author={Stuart Rennie and Brian C Perry and Amy L. Corneli and Abdullah Chilungo and Eric Umar},
  journal={Global public health},
  year={2015},
  volume={10 5-6},
  pages={679-91}
}
Three randomised controlled trials in Africa indicated that voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC) is an effective method to reduce a man's risk of becoming infected through sex with an HIV-positive female partner. The success of recent public health initiatives to increase numbers of circumcised men in Malawi has been very limited. We conducted in-depth interviews and focus group discussions (FGDs) with men, women and male adolescents from non-circumcising and circumcising communities in… CONTINUE READING