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Migration and health in an increasingly diverse Europe

Rechel, Bernd, Mladovsky, Philipa, Ingleby, David, Mackenbach, Johan P and McKee, Martin (2013) Migration and health in an increasingly diverse Europe. Lancet, 381 (9873). pp. 1235-1245. ISSN 0140-6736

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Abstract

The share of migrants in European populations is substantial and growing, despite a slowdown in immigration after the global economic crisis. This paper describes key aspects of migration and health in Europe, including the scale of international migration, available data for migrant health, barriers to accessing health services, ways of improving health service provision to migrants, and migrant health policies that have been adopted across Europe. Improvement of migrant health and provision of access for migrants to appropriate health services is not without challenges, but knowledge about what steps need to be taken to achieve these aims is increasing.

Item Type: Article
Official URL: http://www.journals.elsevier.com/the-lancet
Additional Information: © 2013 Elsevier Ltd.
Library of Congress subject classification: J Political Science > JV Colonies and colonization. Emigration and immigration. International migration
R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine
Sets: Research centres and groups > LSE Health
Rights: http://www.lse.ac.uk/library/usingTheLibrary/academicSupport/OA/depositYourResearch.aspx
Funders: European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies
Date Deposited: 05 Apr 2013 13:51
URL: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/49613/

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