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Prevention of HIV and sexually transmitted diseases in high risk social networks of young Roma (Gypsy) men in Bulgaria: randomised controlled trial
Author(s): Boyan Vassilev, Elena Kabakchieva ,Elena Petrova, Jeffrey A Kelly, Radostina Antonova, Roman A Khoursine, Sylvia Vassileva, Timothy L McAuliffe, Wayne J DiFranceisco, Yuri A Amirkhanian
Keywords: HIV , prevention , Risk assessment , roma , STD
Psychosocial factors of coronary heart disease and quality of life among Roma coronary patients: a study matched by socioeconomic position.
Author(s): Skodova Z, van Dijk JP, Nagyova I, Rosenberger J, Ondusova D, Studencan M, Reijneveld SA
Abstract:

The aim of this study was to assess whether psychosocial factors and health-related quality of life (HRQL) differ between Roma and non-Roma coronary patients and to what degree socioeconomic status (SES) explains these differences.

Rapid health impact appraisal of eviction versus a housing project in a colony-dwelling Roma community
Author(s): Ágnes Molnár, Karolina Kósa, Martin McKee, Róza Ádány
Abstract:

During implementation of a community development project involving a severely disadvantaged Roma community, the community was threatened with eviction. Two scenarios, eviction with placement on the waiting list for social housing versus a replacement housing development, were identified and specified. A health impact assessment (HIA) was carried out to inform subsequent negotiations.

Reaching Gypsies and Travellers
Author(s): Margaret Greenfields
Abstract:

An innovative partnership with members of the Romany Gypsy community living in South Bukinghamshire aims to improve physical and mental health and wellbeing. If it is successful it will be extended to other communities. 

Reducing Health Inequalities in Antenatal and Postnatal Care of Romani Women in the Republic of Macedonia Policy Action Brief
Author(s): Katerina Shojikj
Abstract:

The association National Roma Centrum within the project activities “Health Inequalities regarding Romani Women” in the period between November 2010 and November 2011 intensively worked on a research on the health care in the reproductive period of women in the Roma community. 

Research on Roma health and access to healthcare: state of the art and future challenges
Author(s): Maria Eva Földes, Alina Covaci
Abstract:

Health inequalities experienced by Roma people living in Europe presents a persisting challenge for health research and practice. Available literature on Roma and health agrees that: (1) Roma people suffer from poorer health and unhealthier living conditions compared to majority populations, (2) better data are needed to explain the Roma health gap and design better interventions to reduce this gap and (3) the poor health of Roma is closely linked to the social determinants of health. 

REVIEW OF THE SCIENTIFIC LITERATURE ON THE HEALTH OF THE ROMA AND SINTI IN ITALY
Author(s): Lorenzo Monasta, DSc; Anna Erenbourg, MD; Stefano Restaino, MD; Vittoria Lutje, PhD; Luca Ronfani, PhD
Abstract:

The aim of our review was to analyze published evidence on the health conditions of Roma and Sinti people living in Italy. 

Roma colonies in Hungary--medical care of children and hygienic conditions
Author(s): Ungváry G, Odor A, Bényi M ,Balogh S, Szakmáry E.
Abstract:

The hygienic conditions and the public health safety of the Hungarian Roma living in colonies are poorly known, the health care of Romany children is often subject to criticism.

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