What is it about?

The article reviews what women with obstetric fistula go through in their marriage after developing a fistula for example are they divorced, do their continue enjoying their marital life, are they partners supporting financially, socially, emotionally

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Why is it important?

It is important so that men are involved in ensuring that they are treated, are not divorced, depressed and that they lead normal lives after repair


Women with obstetric fistula should have successful fistula repair so that they resume normal lives.

Nchimunya Tembo Nambala

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This page is a summary of: Marital experiences of women with obstetric fistula: a systematic review of qualitative studies, African Journal of Midwifery and Women s Health, January 2020, Mark Allen Group, DOI: 10.12968/ajmw.2018.0009.
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