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Circumcision - References

Citations

  1. Maeda JL, et al. (2012). Circumcisions performed in U.S. community hospitals, 2009. HCUP Statistical Brief #126, February 2012, pp. 1–13. Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. Also available online: http://www.hcup-us.ahrq.gov/reports/statbriefs/sb126.jsp.

  2. Task Force on Circumcision, American Academy of Pediatrics (2012). Circumcision policy statement. Pediatrics, 130(3): 585–586.

Other Works Consulted

  • American Urological Association (2007, reaffirmed 2012). Circumcision. Available online: http://www.auanet.org/about/policy-statements/circumcision.cfm.

  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (2013). HIV/AIDS: Male circumcision. Available online: http://www.cdc.gov/hiv/prevention/research/malecircumcision/index.html.

  • Steadman B, Ellsworth P (2006). To circ or not to circ: Indications, risks, and alternatives to circumcision in the pediatric population with phimosis. Urologic Nursing, 26(3): 181–194.

  • Task Force on Circumcision, American Academy of Pediatrics (2012). Technical report: Male circumcision. Pediatrics, 130(3): e756–e785.

  • Towers HM (2006). Circumcision. In FD Burg et al., eds. Current Pediatric Therapy, 18th ed., pp. 313–315. Philadelphia: Saunders Elsevier.

  • Wiysonge CS, et al. (2011). Male circumcision for prevention of homosexual acquisition of HIV in men. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (6).

  • World Health Organization, JHPIEGO (2010). Manual for Early Infant Male Circumcision Under Local Anaesthesia. Geneva: World Health Organization.

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    Last Updated: October 17, 2013
    This information is not intended to replace the advice of a doctor. Healthwise disclaims any liability for the decisions you make based on this information.
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