The influence of exile and repatriation on mental and physical health

  title={The influence of exile and repatriation on mental and physical health},
  author={Jan Sundquist and S. -E. Johansson},
  journal={Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology},
This study tested the association between psychosocial stressors extracted from a previous qualitative study, and psychological distress, long-term illness and self-rated ill-health among Latin American refugees in Lund, Sweden, and among repatriated Latin Americans. The study was designed as a population-based cross-sectional study. A structured questionnaire from the Swedish Annual Level-of-Living Surveys 1989: 2 was translated into Spanish. Latin American refugees in Lund (n=338) and those… CONTINUE READING

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