Search for dissertations about: "Sozan Elmusharaf"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Sozan Elmusharaf.

  1. 1. Female genital mutilation : determinants and consequences among girls and women in Sudan

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Dept of Public Health Sciences

    Author : Sozan Elmusharaf; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2013]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Background: Female genital mutilation (FGM) is still a reality in Sudan, Egypt and sub - Saharan Africa with three million girls at risk of be ing subjected to the practice annually and approximately 140 million girls and women currently liv ing with its consequences worldwide. Five hospital - based studies were conducted in Khartoum state, Sudan, with the following aims: (I) To investigate the asso ciation between FGM and primary infertility. READ MORE