The health of homeless immigrants.

@article{Chiu2009TheHO,
  title={The health of homeless immigrants.},
  author={Shirley Chiu and Donald A Redelmeier and George Tolomiczenko and Alex Kiss and Stephen W. Hwang},
  journal={Journal of epidemiology and community health},
  year={2009},
  volume={63 11},
  pages={943-8}
}
BACKGROUND This study examined the association between immigrant status and current health in a representative sample of 1189 homeless people in Toronto, Canada. METHODS Multivariate regression analyses were performed to examine the relationship between immigrant status and current health status (assessed using the SF-12) among homeless recent immigrants (< or = 10 years since immigration), non-recent immigrants (>10 years since immigration) and Canadian-born individuals recruited at shelters… CONTINUE READING
Recent Discussions
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 1 time over the past 90 days. VIEW TWEETS