Clearinghouse Resource

Title

“Providing Information about the Consequences of Female Genital Mutilation to Healthcare Providers Caring for Women and Girls Living with Female Genital Mutilation: A Systematic Review”

Authors/Editors

Oringanje, Chioma M.
Okoro, Anthony
Nwankwo, Ogonna N.
Meremikwu, Martin M.

Publisher(s)

Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons Ltd

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

International Journal of Gynecology & Obstetrics 136 1, February 6, 2017, 7 pages

Description of Resource

This article examines the capacity of healthcare workers and institutions to provide optimal care for women and girls who have undergone FGM. It discusses the impact that providing information on FGM had on heathcare provider attitudes and quality of care.

Languages

English

Availability

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28164292