(AAP) Circumcision Policy Statement

…by circumcision, and others observed its lack of consideration for medical ethics. Circumcision Policy Statement American Academy of Pediatrics — Task Force on Circumcision Pediatrics, Aug. 27, 2012. Abstract: Male circumcision is a common procedure, generally performed during the newborn period in the United States. In 2007, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) formed a multidisciplinary task force of… (Search hits: 13 in body, 1 in title, 0 in tags. Score: 661.86)

Convention on the Rights of the Child: It’s Time for the United States to Ratify

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Pediatrics, Volume 94, Number 5: Pages 746-747, November 1994. (Dr. Haggerty is a past president of the American Academy of Pediatrics.)   Robert J. Haggerty, MD Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester Medical Center , Rochester, NY 14642. On November 20, 1989, in an historic action, the General Assembly of the United Nations adopted a treaty statement labeled… (Search hits: 10 in body, 0 in title, 0 in tags. Score: 397.11)

Cultural Bias in the AAP’s 2012 Technical Report and Policy Statement on Male Circumcision

…A., Quinn, F., Qvist, N., Rosmundsson, T., Saxen, H., Soder, O., Stehr, M., von Loewenich, V.C.H., Wallander, J., and Wijnen, R. Pediatrics, Mar. 18, 2013. Full Text in PDF format (above) Abstract: The American Academy of Pediatrics recently released its new Technical Report and Policy Statement on male circumcision, concluding that current evidence indicates that the health benefits… (Search hits: 4 in body, 1 in title, 0 in tags. Score: 364.02)