Chronic Diseases, Lack of Medications, and Depression Among Syrian Refugees in Jordan, 2013–2014

@inproceedings{Gammouh2015ChronicDL,
  title={Chronic Diseases, Lack of Medications, and Depression Among Syrian Refugees in Jordan, 2013–2014},
  author={Omar Salem Gammouh and Ahmed Mohammad Al-Smadi and Loai Issa Tawalbeh and Laurice Sami Khoury},
  booktitle={Preventing chronic disease},
  year={2015}
}
INTRODUCTION Studying mental and physical health problems in refugees facilitates providing suitable health care, thus improving their quality of life. We studied depression tendency in Syrian refugees in Jordan in the light of chronic diseases and medication availability. Also, depression prevalence and depression comorbidity with chronic diseases were identified. METHODS In this multicenter cross-sectional survey, data from Syrian refugees attending Caritas centers in 6 Jordanian cities… CONTINUE READING

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