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|Title:||What health service managers in Australia can learn from a study of the health-related Millennium Development Goals for migrants from Burma in Thailand||Contributor(s):||Ditton, Mary (author)||Publication Date:||2009||Handle Link:||https://hdl.handle.net/1959.11/6484||Abstract:||Brief Synopsis of Study: Migrants from Burma living in Thailand were i/v in relation to the indicators of the health-related MDGs. Findings: – Hunger was experienced regularly in 70% of the households; and 26% of children under 5 years were underweight. – Malaria, tuberculosis and HIV/AIDS were prevalent. – Few households took part in family planning, and there were many large families and disabled children. Conclusion: – The health of the migrant populations was compromised by poverty, social exclusion and under- or unemployment.||Publication Type:||Conference Publication||Conference Name:||SHAPE Symposium 2009 - Sustainable Health Reform: Opportunities for Management Learning, Teaching and Research, Glenelg, South Australia, 8th - 10th July, 2009||Conference Details:||SHAPE Symposium 2009 - Sustainable Health Reform: Opportunities for Management Learning, Teaching and Research, Glenelg, South Australia, 8th - 10th July, 2009||Source of Publication:||SHAPE Symposium 2009 Presentations - Sustainable Health Reform: Opportunities for Management Learning, Teaching and Research||Publisher:||SHAPE: Society for Health Administration Programs in Education||Place of Publication:||online||Field of Research (FOR):||119999 Medical and Health Sciences not elsewhere classified
|HERDC Category Description:||E2 Non-Refereed Scholarly Conference Publication||Other Links:||http://www.shape.org.au/Symposium%202009/Presentations/Ditton_MDG%20Burma%20migrants%20in%20Thailand.pdf
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