Dangerous Crossing: Demographic and Clinical Features of Rescued Sea Migrants Seen in 2014 at an Outpatient Clinic at Augusta Harbor, Italy

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10144/614812
Title:
Dangerous Crossing: Demographic and Clinical Features of Rescued Sea Migrants Seen in 2014 at an Outpatient Clinic at Augusta Harbor, Italy
Authors:
Trovato, A; Reid, A; Takarinda, K C; Montaldo, C; Decroo, T; Owiti, P; Bongiorno, F; Di Carlo, S
Journal:
Conflict and Health
Abstract:
In recent years Europe has received an increasing influx of migrants, many of whom risked their lives crossing the Mediterranean Sea. In October 2013, Italy launched a search and rescue operation at sea in response to migrant deaths during the sea crossing. In August 2014, Médecins sans Frontières and the local Ministry of Health established an outpatient clinic at Augusta harbor, in Sicily, which received 26 % of total sea migrants arrived in Italy in 2014, to provide immediate medical assessment and care.
Publisher:
BioMed Central
Issue Date:
15-Jun-2016
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10144/614812
DOI:
10.1186/s13031-016-0080-y
PubMed ID:
27307789
Submitted date:
2016-06-22
Language:
en
ISSN:
1752-1505
Appears in Collections:
Emergencies/refugees

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DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorTrovato, Aen
dc.contributor.authorReid, Aen
dc.contributor.authorTakarinda, K Cen
dc.contributor.authorMontaldo, Cen
dc.contributor.authorDecroo, Ten
dc.contributor.authorOwiti, Pen
dc.contributor.authorBongiorno, Fen
dc.contributor.authorDi Carlo, Sen
dc.date.accessioned2016-06-27T14:49:28Z-
dc.date.available2016-06-27T14:49:28Z-
dc.date.issued2016-06-15en
dc.date.submitted2016-06-22en
dc.identifier.citationDangerous crossing: demographic and clinical features of rescued sea migrants seen in 2014 at an outpatient clinic at Augusta Harbor, Italy. 2016, 10:14 Confl Healthen
dc.identifier.issn1752-1505en
dc.identifier.pmid27307789en
dc.identifier.doi10.1186/s13031-016-0080-yen
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10144/614812-
dc.description.abstractIn recent years Europe has received an increasing influx of migrants, many of whom risked their lives crossing the Mediterranean Sea. In October 2013, Italy launched a search and rescue operation at sea in response to migrant deaths during the sea crossing. In August 2014, Médecins sans Frontières and the local Ministry of Health established an outpatient clinic at Augusta harbor, in Sicily, which received 26 % of total sea migrants arrived in Italy in 2014, to provide immediate medical assessment and care.en
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherBioMed Centralen
dc.rightsArchived with thanks to Conflict and healthen
dc.titleDangerous Crossing: Demographic and Clinical Features of Rescued Sea Migrants Seen in 2014 at an Outpatient Clinic at Augusta Harbor, Italyen
dc.identifier.journalConflict and Healthen

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