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Male Circumcision is an Efficacious, Lasting and Cost-Effective Strategy for Combating hiv in High-Prevalence Countries.

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Harare, SAfAIDS, 2008
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SAFAIDS News, Vol. 14, Issue, (2008), pp. 1-3
SAfAIDS News 3/2008. Vol 14

The first section looks at recommending MC as both premature & ill-advised, followed by early termination of the randomised controlled trials. The article then covers the following topics: the durations of the experiments which were short; long term follow up; non-sexual sources; conflicting results from observational studies; sex workers and lack of risk calculation.