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Health promotion and health care of migrants and refugees
Health promotion and health care of migrants and refugees
English
Audio-Visual material
ppt presentation in English regarding health care and health promotion in migrants/refugees. The presentation covers the following thematic units A. Migrants' health (country of origin, on the move and hosting country), B. migrants' lifestyle and healthy lifestyle promotion, C. chronic non communicable diseases, D. communicable diseases and screening, E. food borne diseases, F. Mental health, G. Cultural construction of health problems. The non-communicable diseases section which includes cardiovascular diseases, diabetes mellitus, cancer etc corresponds to slides 31-59. The educational material has been developped in the context of the Common Approach for REfugees and other migrants’ health project-CARE" project which aimed at promoting a better understanding of refugees and migrants’ health condition as well as at supporting the adaptation of the appropriate clinical attitude towards refugees and migrants’ health needs and in particular towards the health needs of fragile subgroups, such as minors, pregnant women and victims of violence. Among the main results of the project was the provision of more appropriate health care deliveries, increased control of infectious disease risk at the early phase of migrant’s care and better taking care of migrants’ health over the European territory.
All migrants/refugees
Health professional
NCDs & Chronic conditions
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Clinical guidelines - Diagnosis and treatment manual_For curative programmes in hospitals and dispensaries Guidance for prescribing
Guide clinique et thérapeutique_Pour les programmes curatifs des hôpitaux et des dispensaires A l’usage des prescripteurs
English, French, Spanish
Online resources (website, e-learning platform)
Online resources in English, French and Spanish: The medical guidance include communicable and non-communicable diseases screening and management guidelines that are common in refugee populations. From Chapter 1 to chapter 5 as well as in Chapter 12 there are information regarding the following sections: respiratory diseases, gastronintestinal disorders, eye diseases, diabetes mellitus, hypertension, heart failure, nutrient deficiencies. The medical guidance has been developped by the Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF). Its content is based on based on scientific data collected from MSF’s experience, the World Health Organisation, other renowned international medical institutions and medical and scientific journals.
All migrants/refugees
Health professional
NCDs & Chronic conditions
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Guide - live healthy, stay healthy (Ethno-Medizinisches Zentrum e.V. Hannover)
Wegweiser gesund leben, gesund bleiben (Ethno-Medizinisches Zentrum e.V. Hannover)
English, German, French, Italian, Russian, Serbo-Croatian, Turkish, Spanish, Polish
Handbook-Guidelines
Handbook: This is a handbook for health professionals providing recommendations, among others on physical health, including the prevention of major chronic diseases such as heart disease, diabetes etc. Available in 10 languages.
All migrants/refugees
Health professional
NCDs & Chronic conditions
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Refugee Toolbox (MedBox - The Aid Library)
Refugee Toolbox (MedBox - The Aid Library)
English
Online resources (website, e-learning platform)
Online available library with handbooks that concentrates almost 600 documents in 16 languages to support and develop health professionals' health awareness among migrants and refugees and to improve integrative processes from broadly health-related perspective. It covers the following thematic areas: health guidelines for screening, general health, mental health, pediatrics, women/pregnancy, vaccination, HIV/AIDS, Hepatitis, unaccompanied refugee minors, reproductive health, sexual violence, dental health. Bold indicates which thematic area is relevant with this roadmap topic. Founded and continually supported by 25 German humanitarian organisations and institutions
All migrants/refugees
Health professional
NCDs & Chronic conditions
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EUR HUMAN: Primary Health Care for Refugees
EUR HUMAN: Primary Health Care for Refugees
English, Greek, German, Croatian, Hungarian, Italian
Online resources (website, e-learning platform)
Online course, composed by 8 modules, addressing the main issues of primary health care for refugees and other migrants as follows: Health monitoring, acute and infectious diseases and vaccination; Legal aspects regarding PHC for refugees and other migrants; Provider – patient interaction; Mental health and psychological support; Sexual and reproductive health; child health; Chronic diseases, health promotion and prevention
All migrants/refugees
Health professional
NCDs & Chronic conditions
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Systematic Review or Meta-analysis Culturally appropriate health education for Type 2 diabetes in ethnic minority groups: an updated Cochrane Review of randomized controlled trials
Systematic Review or Meta-analysis Culturally appropriate health education for Type 2 diabetes in ethnic minority groups: an updated Cochrane Review of randomized controlled trials
English
Article
Article: This systematic literature review provides guidelines for culturally appropriate health education for people in ethinc minority groups with type 2 diabetes mellitus
All migrants/refugees
Health professional
NCDs & Chronic conditions
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The Handbook for refugees/immigrants with diabetes and an accompanied video
Ik heb diabetes. What kan ik done?
Dutch
Educational booklet
This Handbook in Dutch is provided for refugees/immigrants with diabetes
All migrants/refugees
Migrant/refugee
NCDs & Chronic conditions
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MiMi project ordering portal
MiMi-Bestellportal
English, Arabic, Bulgarian, German, French, Italian, Romanian, Kurdish, Russian, Serbo-Croatian, Turkish, Farsi, Serbian, Spanish, Polish, Bosnian, Pashto , Dari
Educational booklet
Educational booklets: It is an ordering portal on different health topics including diabetes in various languages with basic information for migrants.
All migrants/refugees
Migrant/refugee
NCDs & Chronic conditions
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Asthma (Ärztliches Zentrum für Qualität in der Medizin (ÄZQ))
Asthma (Ärztliches Zentrum für Qualität in der Medizin (ÄZQ))
English, Arabic, German, French, Russian, Turkish, Spanish
Leaflet-Brochure
Brochure with information on asthma triggers, examinations and treatments, as well as consequences for everyday health. Available in 7 languages.
All migrants/refugees
Migrant/refugee
NCDs & Chronic conditions
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Diabetes (Ethno-Medizinisches Zentrum e.V. Hannover)
Diabetes (Ethno-Medizinisches Zentrum e.V. Hannover)
English, Arabic, Bulgarian, German, French, Italian, Romanian, Russian, Serbo-Croatian, Turkish, Spanish, Polish
Online resources (website, e-learning platform)
Educational booklet: extensive Guide detailing diabetes as an illness, its different manifestations and how to live and treat diabetes in everyday life. Available in 12 languages.
All migrants/refugees
Migrant/refugee
NCDs & Chronic conditions
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Treament of type 2 diabetes (Ärztliches Zentrum für Qualität in der Medizin (ÄZQ))
Therapie des Typ-2 Diabetes (Ärztliches Zentrum für Qualität in der Medizin (ÄZQ))
English, Arabic, German, French, Russian, Turkish, Spanish
Leaflet-Brochure
Brochure with information on Type 2 Diabetes, symptoms and treatment. Available in 7 languages.
All migrants/refugees
Migrant/refugee
NCDs & Chronic conditions
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Heart failure (Ärztliches Zentrum für Qualität in der Medizin (ÄZQ))
Herzschwäche (Ärztliches Zentrum für Qualität in der Medizin (ÄZQ))
English, Arabic, German, French, Russian, Turkish, Spanish
Leaflet-Brochure
Brochure explaining heart failure, symptoms and treatment. Further offers advice on warning signs to look out for to prevent heart failure. Available in 7 languages.
All migrants/refugees
Migrant/refugee
NCDs & Chronic conditions
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Coronary Heart Disease (Ärztliches Zentrum für Qualität in der Medizin (ÄZQ))
Koronare Herzkrankheit (Ärztliches Zentrum für Qualität in der Medizin (ÄZQ))
English, Arabic, German, French, Russian, Turkish, Spanish
Leaflet-Brochure
Brochure explaining coronary heart disease and its treatment possibilities. Also offers precautionary measures for everyday life to prevent contraction. Available in 7 languages.
All migrants/refugees
Migrant/refugee
NCDs & Chronic conditions
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Coronary Heart Disease - What to do in an emergency (Ärztliches Zentrum für Qualität in der Medizin (ÄZQ))
Koronare Herzkrankheit - Verhalten im Notfall (Ärztliches Zentrum für Qualität in der Medizin (ÄZQ))
English, Arabic, German, French, Russian, Turkish, Spanish
Leaflet-Brochure
Brochure explaining coronary heart disease, symptoms and how to act in an emergency situation, as well as warning signs to look out for. Available in 7 languages.
All migrants/refugees
Migrant/refugee
NCDs & Chronic conditions
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Acute Back Pain (Ärztliches Zentrum für Qualität in der Medizin (ÄZQ))
Akute Kreuzschmerzen (Ärztliches Zentrum für Qualität in der Medizin (ÄZQ))
English, Arabic, German, French, Russian, Turkish, Spanish
Leaflet-Brochure
Brochure explaining acute back pain, prevalence and treatment, as well as precautions to prevent a disorder. Available in 7 languages.
All migrants/refugees
Migrant/refugee
NCDs & Chronic conditions
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Chronic Back Pain
Chronische Rückenschmerzen
English, Arabic, German, French, Russian, Turkish, Spanish
Leaflet-Brochure
Brochure explaining chronic back pain. Details the disorder per, possible forms of treatment and how to prevent it. Available in 7 languages
All migrants/refugees
Migrant/refugee
NCDs & Chronic conditions
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Tuberculosis
Tuberkulose
English, Arabic, German, French, Russian, Turkish, Spanish
Leaflet-Brochure
Brochure explaining tuberculosis as a disease, symptoms and treatment of it. Also offers emasures to prevent the contraction of the disease. Available in 7 languages.
All migrants/refugees
Migrant/refugee
NCDs & Chronic conditions
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Online Guide for Asylum Seekers - Portal by the Federal Health Ministry of Germany
Online-Ratgeber für Asylsuchende - Portal des Bundesministerium für Gesundheit
English, German
Online resources (website, e-learning platform)
Online resources: Contains various links, resources and information for asylum seekers covering great part of health topics and frequent questions on the following thematic areas: vaccination, initial medical examination and treatment, children and adolescents' health, protection from diseases, pregnancy.
All migrants/refugees
Migrant/refugee
NCDs & Chronic conditions
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Measles are no child's play - PDF! Information tool!
Masern sind kein Kinderspiel
Arabic, Croatian, Turkish, Slovakian
Leaflet-Brochure
Brochure: This brochure, available in 4 languages (Turkish /Slowakian/ Arabic/ Croatian), explains the dangers of measle how to prevent it.
Children-Adolescents
Migrant/refugee
NCDs & Chronic conditions
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Refugee portal
Refugee portal
Arabic, Hungarian, Farsi, Somali, Czech
Online resources (website, e-learning platform)
Translated materials in various languages. They include the following thematics: cancer, diet & nutrition, cholesterol/heart disease, diabetes and more.
All migrants/refugees
Migrant/refugee
NCDs & Chronic conditions
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TIP TOP Brochure about heart and cardiovascular health TOOL
TIP TOP Brochure about heart and cardiovascular health TOOL
German, Serbo-Croatian, Turkish, Bosnian
Leaflet-Brochure
Brochure: The brochures in German, Turkish and Arabic describe prevention measures for cardiovascular diseases focusing on dietary change and sports.
All migrants/refugees
Migrant/refugee
NCDs & Chronic conditions
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TIP TOP: Videos - TOOL
TIP TOP: Videos - TOOL
German, Serbo-Croatian, Turkish, Bosnian
Audio-Visual material
Videos: Video material in Turkish and German about exercice and diet to prevent cardiovascular diseases
All migrants/refugees
Migrant/refugee
NCDs & Chronic conditions
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APP "Cancer AID", Austrian specific
KrebsHILFE-App
German
Application
App: The app "Cancer AID" is a handy help for those who are looking for information about cancer and therapy. The app offers extensive help and tips on topics such as side effects, nutrition, rehabilitation, or the emergency aid of the Austrian Cancer Aid. Other features are available. The APP is only available in German.
All migrants/refugees
Migrant/refugee
NCDs & Chronic conditions
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Healthy Heart Tips
Healthy Heart Tips
English, Greek, Arabic, Croatian, Italian, Turkish, Spanish, Macedonian
Leaflet-Brochure
Leaflet: These leaflets, ebing available in various languages, aim at providing nutritional tips for cardiovascular disease prevention
All migrants/refugees
Migrant/refugee
NCDs & Chronic conditions
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Diabetes: Making healthy food choices
Diabetes: Making healthy food choices
English, Greek, Arabic, Croatian, Italian, Chinese, Spanish
Leaflet-Brochure
Leaflet: The Making Healthy Food Choices Guide includes photographs and images of hundreds of different foods to help understand how healthy eating helps in managing diabetes. Each guide contains culturally specific foods and includes the English description and translation on the same page.
All migrants/refugees
Migrant/refugee
NCDs & Chronic conditions
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Breast Cancer | HealthReach
Breast Cancer | HealthReach
English, Arabic, French, Russian, Chinese, Japanese, Hindi, Korean, Spanish, Nepali, Somali, Vietnamese
Leaflet-Brochure
Brochure: This three-page handout educates people about breast cancer. It explains what breast cancer is and how it is diagnosed, emphasizing the importance of monthly self breast exams, doctor’s exams, and an annual mammogram for women over age 40. It discusses breast tissue and self exams to check for lumps, and tests such as a mammogram, ultrasound, and biopsy if a lump is found. The document identifies different types of treatment.
Women
Migrant/refugee
NCDs & Chronic conditions
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American Cancer Society Guidelines for the Early Detection of Cancer
American Cancer Society Guidelines for the Early Detection of Cancer
English, Arabic, French, Russian, Chinese, Hindi, Korean, Portuguese, Spanish, Urdu, Polish, Albanian, Vietnamese, Haitian, Bengali
Educational booklet
Educational booklet: These guidelines educate people about cancer screening tests doctors use to detect cancer before the patient experiences any symptoms. It identifies particular types of cancer and the specific screening tests used to detect them. For each cancer type, the document identifies persons at risk and other factors to consider, making recommendations regarding who should receive which tests, and at what age. It discusses screening tests for breast cancer, colon and rectal cancer and polyps, cervical cancer, endometrial (uterine) cancer, lung cancer, and prostate cancer. It provides tips to help people be healthy and reduce their cancer risks
All migrants/refugees
Migrant/refugee
NCDs & Chronic conditions
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