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Barriers to Reproductive Health and Access to Other Medical Services in Situations of Conflict and Migration

  • Therese McGinn
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Abstract

People living in situations of conflict and forced migration do not receive the health care they need and want, and to which they have a right. There are many factors contributing to this lack of adequate care. The purpose of this paper is to examine these factors, using reproductive health care as the lens through which barriers to providing and using health care are reviewed.

Keywords

Reproductive Health Reproductive Health Service Emergency Obstetric Care Refugee Woman Reproductive Health Care 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Therese McGinn
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  1. 1.Reproductive Health Access, Information and Services in Emergencies Initiative, Heilbrunn Department of Population and Family HealthMailman School of Public Health, Columbia UniversityNew YorkUSA

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