JOGECA 2016; 28(1): 1 - 2, June 2016
The first abdominal hysterectomy was performed by Charles Clay in Manchester, England in 1843 (1). Over the years there have been modifications to the original technique and discovery of other approaches that have made the procedure much safer. To
Wameyo A, Okutoyi L
JOGECA 2016; 28(1): 3 - 6, June 2016
Background: Hysterectomy is the commonest major gynaecological surgery performed. Traditionally this has been done abdominally, although the vaginal route could confer more benefits if well performed.
Objective: To determine the outcom
Adeniran AS, Ijaiya MA, Adesina KT, Balogun OR, Uthman MM, Salaudeen AG Adeniran IP, Fawole AA
JOGECA 2016; 28(1): 7 - 11, June 2016
Background: Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting (FGM/C) remains a form of violence against women despite efforts aimed at its eradication.
Objectives: To explore the practice and attitude of circumcisers towards eradication of FGM/C.