Psychological distress among Kurdish immigrants in Sweden.

  title={Psychological distress among Kurdish immigrants in Sweden.},
  author={Marina Taloyan and Sven-erik Johansson and Jan Sundquist and Tahire O. Koçt{\"u}rk and Leena Maria Johansson},
  journal={Scandinavian journal of public health},
  volume={36 2},
AIMS To analyse whether there is an association between sex and poor self-reported health (SRH) and psychological distress in Kurdish immigrants. METHODS This cross-sectional study is based on a sample consisting of immigrants, aged 27- 60 years, with self-reported Kurdish ethnicity (n=111, men; n=86, women) in Sweden originating from Iran and Turkey. It is based on data collected in 1996 from the first Swedish National Survey on the living conditions of immigrant groups conducted by… CONTINUE READING
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