Tag archive for Skin infections

Etat de santé physique, utilisation des services et  obstacles à l’accès aux soins pour les demandeurs d’asile résidant dans la communauté

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Les demandeurs d’asile semblent utiliser les services de santé à un taux plus élevé que la population du pays hôte, mais font face à des obstacles importants pour accéder aux soins. Des études explorant  les options stratégiques, y compris des comparaisons …

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Évaluation des performances de la surveillance des maladies transmissibles en cas de catastrophe

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Malgré l’intérêt d’une évaluation des performances pour améliorer la CDS en réponse à des catastrophes, il n’existe pas de référentiels clairs et acceptés. L’utilisation des critères et des indices existants ne fait pas l’objet d’un consensus. Les recommandations du CDC constituent …

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Influence des différentes définitions du terme ‘migrant’ et de leur application sur les services de santé

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Les différentes définitions utilisées pour le terme de « migrant » et pour différents groupes de migrants dans des domaines divers peuvent influer sur les stratégies des système de santé et l’accès des migrants aux soins de santé .
Cette revue systématique a exploré …

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Communication sur les risques en cas de catastrophe

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Revue des interventions de communication applicables aux catastrophes, y compris en cas d’épidémie. Les interventions associées à une meilleure connaissance des mesures préventives consistent, entre autres, en des séances d’information en face à face individuelles et de groupe, des appels téléphoniques, …

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Communicable diseases: migrant health guide

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This document concerns guidelines for common communicable diseases in migrant populations, specifically Chagas disease, enteric fevers, helminth infections, hepatitis B, hepatitis C, HIV, malaria, poliomyelitis, STIs, and TB. It is intended for healthcare providers who work with migrant populations. The content …

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Migrant health guide: countries A to Z

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This website provides country-specific guidelines relating to common health needs of migrant patients, as well as screening recommendations and potential treatments. It is intended for any healthcare practitioners who work with migrants from the included countries. The content also includes key …

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Guidelines for pre-departure and post-arrival medical screening and treatment of U.S.-bound refugees

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This guidance includes both overseas and domestic medical screening guidelines for refugee and asylum seekers. The overseas medical screening guidelines provide recommendations for exposures such as malaria and intestinal parasites pre-departure, whereas the domestic guidelines inform medical screening post-arrival. These guidelines are …

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Infectious disease assessment for migrants

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This guidance concerns guidelines for common infectious diseases in migrant populations, including best practices for general assessment as well as disease-specific assessment guidelines. The intended audience is any healthcare professional involved in consultation with migrants. A summary of recommended immunisations is …

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Recommendations for comprehensive post-arrival health assessment for people from refugee-like backgrounds

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These guidelines inform health assessments for Australian refugee and asylum seeker patients, describing common infectious and non-infectious diseases as well as their relative prevalence in newcomer populations. This guidance is intended for healthcare providers who care for people from refugee backgrounds, …

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Evidence-based preventative care checklist for new immigrants and refugees

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This guidance is a knowledge translation tool that provides an online checklist for screening the health of new immigrants and refugees. This guidance is intended for primary care practitioners who wish to integrate the Canadian Immigrant Health Guidelines into practice. The …

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