Clearinghouse Resource

Title

The Health of Refugee Children: Guidlelines for Pediatricians

Authors/Editors

Levenson, Ros
Sharma, Anna

Publisher(s)

London, England: Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

November 1999, 26 pages

Description of Resource

These guidelines address the management and care of refugee children and include basic immigration definitions, and information on the asylum process and legal information. Guidance include language and communication, confidentiality, immunization, puberty and the assessment of age, mental health, nutrition, and Female Genital Mutilation.

Languages

English

Availability

http://www.library.nhs.uk/guidelinesfinder/ViewResource.aspx?resID=29920