Predisplacement and postdisplacement factors associated with mental health of refugees and internally displaced persons: a meta-analysis.

  title={Predisplacement and postdisplacement factors associated with mental health of refugees and internally displaced persons: a meta-analysis.},
  author={Matthew Porter and Nick Haslam},
  volume={294 5},
CONTEXT The global refugee crisis requires that researchers, policymakers, and clinicians comprehend the magnitude of the psychological consequences of forced displacement and the factors that moderate them. [] Key MethodDATA SOURCES Published studies (1959-2002) were obtained using broad searches of computerized databases (PsycINFO and PILOTS), manual searches of reference lists, and interviews with prominent authors.

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