Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health
Papers 2034
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South Asian communities comprise one of the fastest growing populations in Western countries. However, the sexual health of immigrant men in particular remains vastly understudied and little is known about how and if men access these services. Four multi-disciplinary electronic databases were searched to between 1998 and 2018. The search yielded 586 articles; 407 duplicate articles were removed, and 376 did not meet the inclusion criteria. A total of 10 articles were included in this review. Her...
To examine health insurance coverage among the 550,000 U.S.-born minors living in Mexico. Representative data from Mexico's 2018 National Survey of Demographic Dynamics was used to describe health coverage among persons aged 0-17 living in Mexico (N = 78,370). Multinomial logistic regression models were estimated to identify the association between birthplace (Mexico versus the United States) and health insurance coverage in Mexico. 39% of U.S-born minors living in Mexico in 2018 lacked health i...
#1Breena R. Taira (UCLA Medical Center)H-Index: 17
#1Breena R. Taira (UCLA Medical Center)H-Index: 2
Last. Shamsher Samra (UCLA Medical Center)H-Index: 1
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Many ED patients have limited English proficiency (LEP). Under Title VI of the 1964 Civil Rights Act, LEP patients are entitled to language assistance, however, multiple studies demonstrate that language assistance is underutilized. We aimed to characterize the knowledge, practice patterns, and preferences of ED providers and staff regarding language assistance for LEP patients. We performed a self-administered, anonymous questionnaire in an urban, public ED where most patients have LEP. Subject...
#1Mary Malebranche (U of C: University of Calgary)H-Index: 2
#2Eric NorrieH-Index: 1
Last. Gabriel E. Fabreau (U of C: University of Calgary)H-Index: 6
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To characterize the antenatal care utilization and obstetric and newborn outcomes among refugee women at a specialized refugee clinic and determine whether these outcomes varied between refugees (government-assisted or privately-sponsored) and asylum seekers. This retrospective cohort study included women receiving antenatal care at a specialized refugee clinic between 2011 and 2016. Time from arrival to first clinic visit, Adequacy of Prenatal Care Utilization Index, and obstetric and newborn o...
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#1Andrés A. Agudelo-Suárez (UdeA: University of Antioquia)H-Index: 15
#2Natalia Muñoz-Pino (UdeA: University of Antioquia)H-Index: 1
Last. Elena Ronda-Pérez (University of Alicante)H-Index: 10
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This study analyzes associated factors to self-perceived oral health and use of oral health services in native and immigrant adults from the PELFI cohort in Spain. A cross-sectional analysis was conducted (401 adults ≥ 18 years, from Spain, Ecuador, Colombia and Morocco). Frequencies for sociodemographic, self-perceived general and oral health variables were calculated. The association between oral health/oral health services use and origin country was estimated by logistic regression (adjusted ...
#1Devon Noonan (Duke University)H-Index: 9
#2Pauline Lyna (Durham University)H-Index: 8
Last. Kathryn I. Pollak (Duke University)H-Index: 37
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Many Latino men have multiple risk factors that predispose them to chronic disease morbidity and mortality, yet few have examined patterns in this population. We describe the co-occurrence of daily smoking, binge drinking, and intimate partner violence (IPV) behaviors among Latino expectant fathers and examine factors associated with the co-occurrence of these behaviors. We conducted a secondary analysis of baseline data from the Parejas Trial, a randomized controlled trial testing a culturally ...
#1Alessandro Rodolico (University of Catania)H-Index: 2
Last. Maria Salvina Signorelli (University of Catania)H-Index: 13
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Italian coasts are docking berths for the majority of boats carrying asylum seekers coming from Middle East and Sub-Saharan countries. These people escaped from their home countries in an effort to survive war, hunger and torture. These experiences might have affected their mental health, which became more endangered during their journey. The main aim of our work was to assess the prevalence of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in asylum seekers in a first aid facility, where immigrants were...
#2Dimitrios Papanikolaou (A.U.Th.: Aristotle University of Thessaloniki)H-Index: 1
Last. Apostolos Apostolidis (A.U.Th.: Aristotle University of Thessaloniki)H-Index: 35
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Greece constitutes a main point of entry for the EU but also a final destination for a large number of immigrants. The present research aims to illuminate the relationship of Albanian immigrants with the public health system in Greece. Cross sectional study of 167 Albanian immigrants who referred to the emergency department (ED) of a tertiary general hospital. The average age of the study population was 38.96 years (SD: ± 12.53), with 62.1% being familiar with health services. 54.9% referred to ...
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