Immigrant women’s experiences of maternity-care services in Canada: a protocol for systematic review using a narrative synthesis

@inproceedings{Higginbottom2012ImmigrantWE,
  title={Immigrant women’s experiences of maternity-care services in Canada: a protocol for systematic review using a narrative synthesis},
  author={Gina M. A. Higginbottom and Myfanwy Morgan and Jayantha Dassanayake and Helgi Eyford and Mirande Alexandre and Yvonne Chiu and Joan Forgeron and Deb Kocay},
  booktitle={Systematic reviews},
  year={2012}
}
BACKGROUND Canada's diverse society and statutory commitment to multiculturalism means that the synthesis of knowledge related to the health care experiences of immigrants is essential to realize the health potential for future Canadians. Although concerns about the maternity experiences of immigrants in Canada are relatively new, recent national guidelines explicitly call for tailoring of services to user needs. We are therefore assessing the experiences of immigrant women in Canada accessing… CONTINUE READING
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