Module 1 Female genital mutilation (FGM)
Unit 1 Acknowledgements
Unit 2 Contents
Unit 3 Introduction
Unit 4 What is FGM?
Unit 5 Historical and cultural context
Unit 6 Prevalence
Unit 7 Tackling FGM in the UK
Unit 8 Effective use of data
Unit 9 First conviction for FGM in the UK
Unit 10 Launch of e-platform FGM Specialist Network
Unit 11 NHS England national FGM support clinics for non-pregnant women
Unit 12 Global commitment to end FGM
Unit 13 FGM procedures and health effects
Unit 14 Types of FGM
Unit 15 Health risks and complications
Unit 16 A human rights issue
Unit 17 Legal aspects
Unit 18 Safeguarding now and for future generations
Unit 19 Communication
Unit 20 Multi-agency working
Unit 21 Service provision
Unit 22 Health visitors, school and community children’s nurses
Unit 23 Community, practice and travel nurses
Unit 24 Acute sector nurses
Unit 25 Midwives
Unit 26 Nursing associates
Unit 27 Confidentiality
Unit 28 Referral to appropriate agencies
Unit 29 Education, raising awareness and conscious engagement to change
Unit 30 Professional curiosity and assessing need
Unit 31 Knowledge about diversity
Unit 32 Antenatal care and reversal of infibulation (deinfibulation)
Unit 33 Care in labour
Unit 34 Conclusion
Unit 35 References and further reading
Module 2 Appendices
Unit 1 Appendix 1: Map showing the global distribution of FGM
Unit 2 Appendix 2: The Bristol story
Unit 3 Appendix 3: Overview of the FGM mandatory reporting duty
Unit 4 Appendix 4: Tackling FGM in England