The fistula crisis in sub-Saharan Africa: an ongoing struggle in education and awareness.

  title={The fistula crisis in sub-Saharan Africa: an ongoing struggle in education and awareness.},
  author={L Narcisi and Andrew D. Tieniber and Leslie Andriani and Timothy McKinney},
  journal={Urologic nursing},
  volume={30 6},
This article examines the social and physical causes of obstetric fistulas, as well as resulting social and psychological consequences. Preventative strategies are addressed using Niger as a microcosm for this devastating condition that affects two million women worldwide. 

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