Conflict and Health
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Open Access journal
ISSN (Print) 1752-1505
Published by Biomed Central Ltd. [289 journals]
- Rescue medical activities in the mediterranean migrant crisis
Authors: Favila Escobio; Maryse Etiennoul Stephany Spindola
- Contraceptive availability leads to increase in use in conflict-affected
Democratic Republic of the Congo: evidence from cross-sectional cluster
surveys, facility assessments and service statistics
Authors: Sara E. Casey; Martin Tshipamba
Abstract: Humanitarian assistance standards mandate specific attention to address the sexual and reproductive health (SRH) needs of conflict-affected populations. Despite these internationally recognised standards, acce...
- Challenges to conducting epidemiology research in chronic conflict areas:
examples from PURE- Palestine
Authors: Rasha Khatib; Rita Giacaman, Umaiyeh Khammash Salim Yusuf
Abstract: Little has been written on the challenges of conducting research in regions or countries with chronic conflict and strife. In this paper we share our experiences in conducting a population based study of chron...
- A novel bio-psycho-social approach for rehabilitation of traumatized
victims of torture and war in the post-conflict context: a pilot
randomized controlled trial in Kosovo
Authors: Shr-Jie Wang; Ardiana Bytyçi, Selvi Izeti, Melita Kallaba, Feride Rushiti, Edith Montgomery Jens Modvig
Abstract: Some evidence showed that multidisciplinary rehabilitation in Western countries is effective for treating war-related trauma, but it remains unclear whether this approach is applicable to civilians living in r...
- Evolution of policies on human resources for health: opportunities and
constraints in four post-conflict and post-crisis settings
Authors: Sophie Witter; Maria Paola Bertone, Yotamu Chirwa, Justine Namakula, Sovannarith So Haja R. Wurie
Abstract: Few studies look at policy making in the health sector in the aftermath of a conflict or crisis and even fewer specifically focus on Human Resources for Health, which is a critical domain for health sector per...