General Health

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Henry Osokpo, O., James, R., Riegel, B. (2021). Maintaining cultural identity: A systematic mixed studies review of cultural influences on the self-care of African immigrants living with non-communicable disease. J Adv Nurs. 2021 Feb 22. doi: 10.1111/jan.14804. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33619819. 

Salami, B., Fernandez-Sanchez, H., Fouche, C., Evans, C., Sibeko, L., Tulli, M., Bulaong, A., Kwankye, S. O., Ani-Amponsah, M., Okeke-Ihejirika, P., Gommaa, H., Agbemenu, K., Ndikom, C. M., & Richter, S. (2021). A Scoping Review of the Health of African Immigrant and Refugee Children. International journal of environmental research and public health18(7), 3514.

Roberts, D. A., Abera, S., Basualdo, G., Kerani, R. P., Mohamed, F., Schwartz, R., Gebreselassie, B., Ali, A., & Patel, R. (2021). Barriers to accessing preventive health care among African-born individuals in King County, Washington: A qualitative study involving key informants. PloS one, 16(5), e0250800. eCollection 2021. PMID: 33970923

Corley, A., & Sabri, B. (2021). Exploring African Immigrant Women’s Pre- and Post-Migration Exposures to Stress and Violence, Sources of Resilience, and Psychosocial Outcomes. Issues in mental health nursing, 42(5), 484–494.

Omenka, O. I., Watson, D. P., & Hendrie, H. C. (2020). Understanding the healthcare experiences and needs of African immigrants in the United States: a scoping review. BMC public health20(1), 27.

Ibe-Lamberts, K., Tshiswaka, D. I., Onyenekwu, I., Schwingel, A., & Iwelunmor, J. (2018). Dance and Hometown Associations are Promising Strategies to Improve Physical Activity Participation Among US Nigerian Transnational Immigrants. Journal of racial and ethnic health disparities5(2), 253–260.

Adekeye, O. A., Adesuyi, B. F., & Takon, J. G. (2018). Barriers to Healthcare among African Immigrants in Georgia, USA. Journal of immigrant and minority health20(1), 188–193.

Adeniji, A. O. (2018). The Importance of the African Immigrant Experience for Health Promotion: An Integrative Literature Review. Department of Health Education and Behavior of the University of Florida.

Kerani, R. P., Kwakwa, H. A. (2018). Scaring Undocumented Immigrants Is Detrimental to Public Health. American Journal of Public Health 108, no. 9: pp. 1165-1166. DOI: 10.2105/AJPH.2018.304596. PMID: 30089000

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Winston, S. E, & Beckwith, C. G. (2011). The impact of removing the immigration ban on HIV-infected persons. AIDS Patient Care and STDs. 25(12):709–11