Migrant Women’s Perceptions of Healthcare During Pregnancy and Early Motherhood: Addressing the Social Determinants of Health

@article{Almeida2013MigrantWP,
  title={Migrant Women’s Perceptions of Healthcare During Pregnancy and Early Motherhood: Addressing the Social Determinants of Health},
  author={L{\'i}gia Moreira Almeida and Catarina C N Casanova and Jos{\'e} Manuel Peixoto Caldas and Diogo Ayres-de-Campos and S{\'o}nia Dias},
  journal={Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health},
  year={2013},
  volume={16},
  pages={719-723}
}
Recent guidelines from the World Health Organization emphasize the need to monitor the social determinants of health, with particular focus on the most vulnerable groups. With this in mind, we evaluated the access, use and perceived quality of care received by migrant women during pregnancy and early motherhood, in a large urban area in northern Portugal. We performed semi-structured interviews in 25 recent mothers, contacted through welfare institutions, who had immigrated from Eastern… CONTINUE READING
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