Discrimination against Romani women in maternity care in Europe - a mixed methods systematic review

WATSON, Helen and DOWNE, S (2018). Discrimination against Romani women in maternity care in Europe - a mixed methods systematic review. European Journal of Public Health, 28 (Supp 1).

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Background: International efforts to improve access to and quality of maternal and new-born care are often hindered by the failure to eradicate discrimination in both policy development and the provision of services (Partnership for Maternal, New-born and Child Health, 2015). EU Member States are required to ensure Romani women have access to quality healthcare in line with the principle of non-discrimination (European Commission, 2011; Pohjolainen, 2014). Aim: To review the published evidence on discrimination against Romani women in maternity care in Europe, and on interventions to address this. Method: Systematic mixed-methods review using a segregated approach. Eight databases were systematically searched using terms for “Roma” and “maternity care”. A...

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Uncontrolled Keywords: Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health
Identification Number: https://doi.org/10.1093/eurpub/cky047.144
SWORD Depositor: Margaret Boot
Depositing User: Margaret Boot
Date Deposited: 02 May 2018 10:31
Last Modified: 18 Mar 2021 14:59
URI: https://shura.shu.ac.uk/id/eprint/20921

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