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Preferences for intervention among peruvian women in intimate partner violence relationships
(Springer Verlag, 2015)
We sought to identify what abused Peruvian women want or need as intervention strategies. We conducted five focus groups with 30 women with prior or current experience with intimate partner violence. Participants noted ...
The global burden of women's cancers: a grand challenge in global health
Every year, more than 2 million women worldwide are diagnosed with breast or cervical cancer, yet where a woman lives, her socioeconomic status, and agency largely determines whether she will develop one of these cancers ...
ISSUES IN HEALTH-CARE SERVICES FOR WOMEN
(Elsevier B.V., 1994-08-01)
"We are always asked; 'where are you from?'": Chilean women's reflections in midlife about their health and influence of migration to Sweden
Aim: This study explored how Chilean immigrant women living in Sweden perceived and related their life situations and health status during midlife to their migration experiences. Method: Three focus group discussions (FGDs) ...
Sharing Histories-a transformative learning/teaching method to empower community health workers to support health behavior change of mothers
BACKGROUND: One of the keys to improving health globally is promoting mothers' adoption of healthy home practices for improved nutrition and illness prevention in the first 1000 days of life from conception. Customarily, ...
Providing health care to women with tuberculosis: the family focus perspective
(UNIV FEDERAL SANTA CATARINAFLORIANOPOLIS, 2013-08-02)
To analyze the relationship between the practice of family health team workers and women with tuberculosis, according to the family focus dimension. The participants were eight family health team workers from a city in the ...
HEALTH NEEDS OF WOMEN WHO HAVE SEX WITH WOMEN AND ACCESS TO HEALTH SERVICES
(Bmj Publishing Group, 2017-07-01)