Fetal Pain: A Systematic Multidisciplinary Review of the Evidence

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reviewed the literature on fetal pain and fetal anesthesia and analgesia. EVIDENCE ACQUISITION ABSTRACT | EVIDENCE ACQUISITION | EVIDENCE SYNTHESIS | CONCLUSIONS | ARTICLE INFORMATION | REFERENCES English-language articles involving human participants were searched using PubMed for… (Search hits: 6 in body, 0 in title, 0 in tags. Score: 198.56)

Male Circumcision and the Rights of the Child

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circumcision constitutes a violation of the International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination.63 Article 5(b) contains an explicit reference to personal security, stating that: “In compliance with the fundamental obligations laid down in Article 2 of this Convention, States Parties undertake to prohibit and to eliminate racial discrimination in all its forms and to guarantee… (Search hits: 5 in body, 0 in title, 0 in tags. Score: 165.47)

Ch. 11: Medical Ethics and the Circumcision of Children (DOC Genital Integrity Statement)

This is Chapter 11 of a statement available at http://www.doctorsopposingcircumcision.org/DOC/statement0.html Click here to view/download the complete statement in PDF form: GenitalIntegrityStatement.pdf, also available at http://www.doctorsopposingcircumcision.org/pdf/GenitalIntegrityStatement.pdf < Previous Chapter (10: American Law and the Circumcision of Children) | Next Chapter (12: Conclusion) > Chapter Eleven: Medical Ethics and the Circumcision of Children… (Search hits: 5 in body, 0 in title, 0 in tags. Score: 165.47)

The Use of Male Circumcision to Prevent HIV Infection (DOC Statement)

the Fourteenth International AIDS Conference, Barcelona, Spain, July 7-12, 2002. [Abstract] Connolly CA, Shishana O, Simbayi L, Colvin M. HIV and circumcision in South Africa (Abstract No. MoPeC3491). Presented at the 15th International AIDS Conference, Bangkok, Thailand, July 11-16, 2004. [Abstract] Thomas AG, Bakhireva LN, Brodine SK, Shaffer… (Search hits: 4 in body, 0 in title, 0 in tags. Score: 132.37)

Complications of Circumcision in Male Neonates, Infants and Children (Halperin)

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name=”d27851e173″> [510]. Late (post-operative) complications include pain, wound infection, the formation of a skin-bridge between the penile shaft and the glans, infection, urinary retention, meatal ulcer, meatal stenosis, fistulas, loss of penile sensitivity, sexual dysfunction and edema of the glans penis [11]. Circumcision is commonly conducted in neonates, infants and… (Search hits: 2 in body, 0 in title, 0 in tags. Score: 66.19)

Full Disclosure: Circumcision Information For Health Professionals And Parents

Summary: Written by a coalition of doctors and other professionals, this document lists 9 things lost to male circumcision and 24 complications ranging from common to uncommon prevalence. In conclusion, alleged benefits and ethical concerns are addressed briefly. The text references 99 external sources. Also available at http://www.icgi.org/information/full-disclosure-informed-consent/ Original File: Full_Disclosure.pdf [A corrected OCR scan of… (Search hits: 2 in body, 0 in title, 0 in tags. Score: 66.19)

The Prepuce: Specialized Mucosa of the Penis and Its Loss to Circumcision

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Caballero C, Cubilla A. Penis. In Sternberg SS ed, Histology For Pathologists. New York: Raven Press, 1992: 725-6. Winkelmann RK. The erogenous zones: their nerve supply and its significance. Proc Mayo Clinic 1959; 34: 38-47. Winkelmann RK. Nerve Endings in Normal and Pathological Skin. Springfield, Illinois: CC Thomas, 1960 Guyton AG. Human Physiology… (Search hits: 2 in body, 0 in title, 0 in tags. Score: 66.19)

Neonatal circumcision does not reduce HIV/AIDS infection rates

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8 March 2007. Conclusions and Recommendations. http://data.unaids.org/pub/Report/2007/mc_recommendations_en.pdf (accessed 15 July 2008). Male Circumcision: An Intervention for HIV Prevention in the WHO African Region. An Information Note from the WHO Regional Office for Africa. http://www.afro.who.int/aids/publications/male_circumcision_en.pdf (accessed 15 July 2008). Halperin DT, Epstein H. Why is HIV prevalence so severe in southern Africa. Southern African Journal of HIV Medicine 2007; 3: 19-25…. (Search hits: 1 in body, 0 in title, 0 in tags. Score: 33.09)