Female circumcision and maternity problems
Naisten ympärileikkaus ja synnytysongelmat
The study wanted to find how circumcised women cope within the Finnish customs concerning health care during the pregnancy and giving birth. It produced cultural and practical knowledge applicable for Finnish nurses working in maternity hospitals where theirs clients are circumcised women.
Author(s): Arman, Robleh; Deqa, Osman
Publisher: Diaconia University of Applied Sciences
Theme interviews with Somali mothers. Theoretical part on effects of FGM on pregnancy and child birth, empirical part on experiences and views of the Somali women.
Format: Hardcopy, Digital
Cost to obtain the method/tool: Free