Refugee Health: An Ongoing Commitment and Challenge
AbstractRefugees represent a diverse group of displaced individuals with unique health issues and disease risks. The obstacles facing this population have their origins in war, violence, oppression, exploitation, and fear of persecution. Regardless of country of origin, a common bond exists, with refugees often confronting inadequate healthcare resources, xenophobia, discrimination, and a complex web of legal barriers in their new homelands. In many cases, the plight of refugees is multigenerational, manifesting as mental health issues, abuse, poverty, and family disruption. The health trajectory of refugees remains an ongoing commitment and challenge. View Full-Text
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Efird, J.T.; Bith-Melander, P. Refugee Health: An Ongoing Commitment and Challenge. Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health 2018, 15, 131.
Efird JT, Bith-Melander P. Refugee Health: An Ongoing Commitment and Challenge. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 2018; 15(1):131.Chicago/Turabian Style
Efird, Jimmy T.; Bith-Melander, Pollie. 2018. "Refugee Health: An Ongoing Commitment and Challenge." Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health 15, no. 1: 131.
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