31 March 2016

Thematic Focus: Health, esp. re. Syrians & Children

[Note: I am re-circulating this post to reflect 1) the removal of several references that were formerly to free full-text articles now no longer available, and 2) the addition of references that address health issues relating to children.]

"Children Seeking Refuge: A Review of the Escalating Humanitarian Crisis of Child Sexual Abuse and HIV/AIDS in Latin America," Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care, vol. 26, no. 4 (July/Aug. 2015) [full-text via ResearchGate]

"Healthcare Needs of Displaced Women: Osire Refugee Camp, Namibia," International Nursing Review, vol. 63, no. 1 (March 2016) [free full-text]

"Heart Disease in Syrian Refugee Children: Experience at Jordan University Hospital," Annals of Global Health, In Press, 12 March 2015 [open access via ResearchGate]

Living on the Margins: Syrian Refugees in Jordan Struggle to Access Health Care (Amnesty International, March 2016) [text via ReliefWeb]

"New Approaches to Interventions for Refugee Children," World Psychiatry, vol. 15, no. 1 (Feb. 2016) [free full-text]

"A Pilot Evaluation of an Art Therapy Program for Refugee Youth from Burma," Art Therapy: Journal of the American Art Therapy Association, vol. 33, no. 1 (2016) [full-text via Academia.edu]

"Profile of Illness in Syrian Refugees: A GeoSentinel Analysis, 2013 to 2015," Eurosurveillance, vol. 21, no. 10 (March 2016) [open access]

"Statement of the European Respiratory Society and the European Region of the International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease: Call for Urgent Actions to Ensure Access to Early Diagnosis and Care of Tuberculosis among Refugees," European Respiratory Journal, In Press, 23 March 2016 [free full-text]

War, Migration and Health: What Should Physicians Do, Istanbul, 26-27 Feb. 2016 [info]
- Follow link for overview of symposium; see also videos of presentations. This related report was prepared by the Turkish Medical Association for the symposium.

Related post:
- Thematic Focus: Health (18 March 2016)

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