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Publikationen

2020

Bozorgmehr K, Hintermeier M, Razum O, Mohsenpour A, Biddle L, Oertelt‐Prigione S, et al. SARS‐CoV‐2 in Aufnahmeeinrichtungen und Gemeinschaftsunterkünften für Geflüchtete: Epidemiologische und normativ‐rechtliche Aspekte. 2020;

Biddle, L., Wahedi, K., & Bozorgmehr, K. (2020). Health system resilience: a literature review of empirical research. Health Policy and Planning.

Voss, M. Wahedi, K. & Bozorgmehr, K. (2020). Health Security in the Context of Forced Migration. In Health Policy and Systems Responses to Forced Migration (pp. 119-139). Springer, Cham.

Biddle, L. Mladovsky, P, & Bozorgmehr, K. (2020). Health financing for asylum seekers in Europe: three scenarios towards responsive financing systems. In Health Policy and Systems Responses to Forced Migration (pp. 77-98). Springer, Cham.

Bozorgmehr, K., Biddle, L., Razum, O., & Roberts, B. (2020). Health Policy and Systems Responses to Forced Migration: An Introduction. In Health Policy and Systems Responses to Forced Migration (pp. 1-14). Springer, Cham.

Bozorgmehr, K., Roberts, B., Razum, O., & Biddle, L. eds. (2020). Health Policy and Systems Responses to Forced Migration [edited volume]. Springer, Cham.

2019

2019

Bozorgmehr K, Jahn R. Adverse health effects of restrictive migration policies: building the evidence base to change practice. Lancet Glob Health. 2019 Apr 1;7(4):e386–7.

Biddle L, Menold N, Bentner M, Nöst SJahn R, Ziegler S, Bozorgmehr K. Health monitoring among asylum seekers and refugees: a state-wide, cross-sectional, population-based study in Germany. Emerg Themes Epidemiol 2019;16:3. doi: 10.1186/s12982-019-0085-2 . (Link)

Biddle L, Miners A, Bozorgmehr K. Cost-utility of screening for depression among asylum seekers: a modelling study in Germany. Health Policy 2019 123(9), 873-881.; doi: 10.1016/j.healthpol.2019.05.011 . (in press) (Link)

Bozorgmehr K, Dieterich A, Offe J: UN concerned about the right to health for migrants in Germany [Letter]. The Lancet 2019;393(10177):1202-1203. (Link)

Bozorgmehr K, Preussler S, Wagner U, Joggerst B, Szecsenyi J, Razum O, Stock C. Using country of origin to inform targeted tuberculosis screening in asylum seekers: a modelling study of screening data in a German federal state, 2002-2015. BMC Infect Dis 2019;19:304. doi: 10.1186/s12879-019-3902-x . (Link)

Bozorgmehr K, Samuilova M, Petrova-Benedict R, Girardi E, Piselli P, Kentikelenis A. Infectious disease health services for refugees and asylum seekers during a time of crisis:  a scoping study of six European Union countries. Health Policy 2018;1-6. doi: 10.1016/j.healthpol.2018.04.003 . (Link) [2019]

Gewalt SC, Berger S, Szecsenyi  J, Bozorgmehr K.  If you can, change this system! A qualitative case study exploring the role of social determinants and material circumstances affecting the health of asylum seeking women living in state-provided accommodation in Germany during pregnancy and early motherhood. BMC Public Health 2019;19(287):1-14. doi: 10.1186/s12889-019-6481-2 . (Link)

Straßner CNoest S, Preussler S, Jahn RZiegler SWahedi KBozorgmehr K. The impact of patient-held health records on continuity of care among asylum seekers in reception centres: a cluster-randomised stepped wedge trial in Germany. BMJ Glob Health 2019;4(4):e001610. doi: 10.1136/bmjgh-2019-001610. (Link

2013 - 2018

2018

Bozorgmehr KBiddle L, Preussler S, Mueller A, Szecsenyi J. Differences in pregnancy outcomes and obstetric care between asylum seeking and resident women: a cross-sectional study in a German federal state, 2010-2016. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 2018;18:417. doi: 10.1186/s12884-018-2053-1 . (Link)

Bozorgmehr K, Samuilova M, Petrova-Benedict R, Girardi E, Piselli P, Kentikelenis A. Infectious disease health services for refugees and asylum seekers during a time of crisis:  a scoping study of six European Union countries. Health Policy 2018;1-6. doi: 10.1016/j.healthpol.2018.04.003 . (Link)

Bozorgmehr K, Stock C, Joggerst B, Razum O. Tuberculosis screening in asylum seekers in Germany: a need for better data [letter]. Lancet Public Health 2018;ii:S2468-2667(18)30132-4. doi: 10.1016/S2468-2667(18)30132-4 . [Epub ahead of print] (Link)

Gewalt SCBerger SBozorgmehr K. Social determinants and health-related needs of pregnant refugees and asylum seekers. Public Health Forum 2018;26:349-351. doi: 10.1515/pubhef-2018-0105 . (Link)

Gewalt SCBerger SZiegler SSzecsenyi JBorzorgmehr K, Psychosocial health of asylum seeking women living in state-provided accommodation in Germany during pregnancy and early motherhood: a case study exploring the role of social determinants of health. PloS One 2018;28:13. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0208007 . (Link)

Jahn RHZiegler SNoest SGewalt SCStrassner CBozorgmehr K. Early evaluation of experiences of health care providers in reception centers with a patient-held personal health record for asylum seekers: a multi-sited qualitative study in a German federal state. Global Health 2018;14:71. doi: 10.1186/s12992-018-0394-1 . (Link)

Offe J, Dietrich A, Bozorgmehr K, Trabert J (Hrsg.) Parallel Report to the CESCR on the Right to Health for Non-Nationals. Juli, 2018 (PDF-Dokument)

2017

Bozorgmehr K. Post-migration follow-up of migrants at risk of tuberculosis: dealing with migrant diversity  [Letter]. Lancet Infect Dis 2017; 17: 296

Bozorgmehr K, Goosen S, Mohsenpour A, Kuehne A, Razum O, Kunst AE. How do countries' health information systems perform in assessing asylum seekers' health situation? Developing a Health Information Assessment Tool on Asylum Seekers (HIATUS) and piloting it in two European countries. Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health 2017, 14: 894 - doi: 10.3390/ijerph14080894 (PDF-Dokument)

Bozorgmehr K, Joggerst B, Wagner U, Stock C. Yield of tuberculosis screening in asylum-seekers by country of origin: analysis of screening data in a German federal state (2002–2015). Eur Respir J 2017; 49: 1602327 -  doi: 10.1183/13993003.02327-2016

Bozorgmehr K, Razum O, Maier W, Szecsenyi J, Stock C. Regional deprivation is associated with the distribution of vulnerable asylum-seekers: a nation-wide small-area analysis in Germany. J Epidemiol Community Health 2017; - doi: 10.1136/jech-2016-208506 (Abstract)

Bozorgmehr K, Wahedi K, Noest S, Szecsenyi J, Razum O. . Infectious disease screening in asylum-seekers: range, coverage and economic evaluation in Germany, 2015. Euro Surveill 2017; 22(40): pii=16-00677 - doi: 10.2807/1560-7917.ES.2017.22.40.16-00677 (PDF-Dokument)

Bozorgmehr K, Wenner J, Razum O. Restricted access to health care for asylum-seekers: applying a human rights lens to the argument of resource constraints. Eur J Public Health 2017; 27: 592-593 - doi: 10.1093/eurpub/ckx086 (Link)

Lichtl C, Lutz T, Szecsenyi J, Bozorgmehr K. Differences in the prevalence of hospitalizations and utilization of emergency outpatient services for ambulatory care sensitive conditions between asylum-seeking children and children of the general population: a cross-sectional medical records study (2015). BMC Health Serv Res 2017; 15: 17: 731 - doi: 10.1186/s12913-017-2672-7 (Link)

Razum O, Breckenkamp J, David M, Borde T, Bozorgmehr K. Early antenatal care visit as indicator for health equity monitoring [Letter]. Lancet Glob Health 2017; 6: e35 - doi:10.1016/S2214-109X(17)30465-5

Schneider C, Bozorgmehr K. Prävalenz körperlicher und psychischer Erkrankungen bei
Asylsuchenden und Geflüchteten. In:  Borcsa M, Nikendei C (Hrsg.). Psychotherapie nach Flucht und Vertreibung: Eine praxisorientierte und interprofessionelle Perspektive auf die Hilfe für Flüchtlinge. Thieme: Stuttgart 2017. S. 32-44 (ISBN 978-3-13-240745-9 )

Schneider C, Joos S, Bozorgmehr K. Gesundheitszustand und medizinische Versorgung von Asylsuchenden - Konzeption und Pilotierung eines Fragebogens. Z Evid Fortbild Qual Gesundhwes 2017; 126: 4-12 - doi: 10.1016/j.zefq.2017.08.001 (Link)

Straßner C, Gewalt SC, von Rose PB, Lorenzen D, Szecsenyi J, Bozorgmehr K. Quality circles to identify barriers, facilitating factors, and solutions for high- quality primary care for asylum seekers. BJGP open 2017 - doi: 10.3399/bjgpopen17X101133 (PDF-Dokument)

2016

Bozorgmehr K, Mohsenpour M, Saure D, Stock C, Loerbroks A, Joos S, Schneider C. Systematische Übersicht und „Mapping“ empirischer Studien des Gesundheitszustands und der medizinischen Versorgung von Flüchtlingen und Asylsuchenden in Deutschland (1990-2014). Bundesgesundheitsbl 2016 - doi 10.1007/s00103-016-2336-5 (Link)

Bozorgmehr K, Noest S, Thaiss HM, Razum O. Die gesundheitliche Versorgungssituation von Asylsuchenden: bundesweite Bestandsaufnahme über die Gesundheitsämter. Bundesgesundheitsbl 2016 - doi 10.1007/s00103-016-2329-4 (Link)

Bozorgmehr K, Razum O. Forced Migration and Global Responsibility for Health; Comment on “Defining and Acting on Global Health: The Case of Japan and the Refugee Crisis”. Int J Health Policy Manag 2016; 5: 1–4 - doi: 10.15171/ijhpm.2016.146 (PDF-Dokument)

Bozorgmehr K, Razum O. Refugees in Germany-untenable restrictions to health care Access [Letter]. Lancet 2016; 388, Issue 10058, 12 – 18; 2351–2352 - doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(16)32131-6

Bozorgmehr K, Razum O, Saure D, Joggerst B, Szecsenyi J, Stock C. Yield of active screening for tuberculosis among asylum-seekers in Germany: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Euro Surveill, 2016 (in press)

Bozorgmehr K, Wahedi K: Re-framing Solidarity in Europe: Frontex, Frontiers and the Fallacy of Refugee Quota [Commentary].  The Lancet Public Health 2016 - doi: dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2468-2667(16)30036-6  [Epub ahead of print] (Link

Lichtl C, Gewalt SC, Noest S, Szecsenyi J, Bozorgmehr K. Potentially avoidable and ambulatory care sensitive hospitalizations among forced migrants: protocol for a systematic review and meta-Analysis. BMJ Open 2016; 6: e012216 - doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2016-012216 (PDF-Dokument)

Nöst S, Bozorgmehr K. Gesundheitszustand und Versorgungssituation von Asylsuchenden. Ein Überblick. Kinderarztl Prax 2016; 87: 389-395

Nöst S, Bozorgmehr K. Gesundheitliche Versorgung von Asylsuchenden. Impulse für Gesundheitsförderung 2016; 92: 20-21

Razum O, Bozorgmehr K. Restricted entitlements and access to health care for refugees and immigrants: The example of Germany. Glob Soc Policy 2016, 1–4, DOI: 10.1177/1468018116655267 (PDF-Dokument)

Razum O, Kaasch A, Bozorgmehr K. From the primacy of safe passage for refugees to a global social policy. Int J Public Health 2016; 1-2 - DOI 10.1007/s00038-016-0817-9  

Razum O, Wenner J, Bozorgmehr K. How the Spectre of Societal Homogeneity Undermines Equitable Healthcare for Refugees; Comment on “Defining and Acting on Global Health: The Case of Japan and the Refugee Crisis”. Int J Health Policy Manag 2016, 5: 1–3 - doi: 10.15171/ijhpm.2016.139

Razum O, Wenner J, Bozorgmehr K. Wenn Zufall über den Zugang zur Gesundheitsversorgung bestimmt: Geflüchtete in Deutschland. Gesundheitswesen 2016, Oct 18. [Epub ahead of print] - doi: 10.1055/s-0042-116231 (Abstract)

Wahedi K, Noest S, Bozorgmehr K. Die Gesundheitsuntersuchung von Asylsuchenden nach §62 Asylverfahrensgesetz: Eine bundesweite Analyse der Regelungen in Deutschland. Bundesgesundheitsblatt 2016: 1-10 - doi: 10.1007/s00103-016-2489-2 (PDF-Dokument)

 2015

Bozorgmehr K, Razum O. Effect of restricting access to health care on health expenditures among asylum-seekers and refugees. PLoS One 2015; 10: e0131483 - doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0131483 (PDF-Dokument)

Bozorgmehr K, Razum O. EU's external borders: what role for global health law? (letter). Lancet 2015; 385 May 30 (PDF-Dokument

Bozorgmehr K, Schneider C, Joos S. Equity in access to health care among asylum seekers in Germany: evidence from an exploratory population-based cross-sectional study. BMC Health Serv Res 2015; 15: 502 (PDF-Dokument

Gardemann J., Bozorgmehr K, Razum O. Unfallverhütung bei Flüchtlingen. Gesundheitswesen 2015; 77: 735 - doi: 10.1055/s-0035-1564197

Schneider C, Joos S, Bozorgmehr K. Disparities in health and access to health care between asylum seekers and residents in Germany: a population-based cross-sectional feasibility study. BMJ Open 2015; 5: e008784 - doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2015-008784 (PDF-Dokument)

2014

Schneider C, Mohsenpour A, Joos S, Bozorgmehr K. Health status of and healthcare provision to asylum seekers in Germany: Protocol for a systematic review and evidence mapping of empirical studies. Syst Rev 2014; 3: 139 - doi:10.1186/2046-4053-3-139 (PDF-Dokument)

Vorträge und Kongresse

Gottlieb N, Trummer U, Juarez S, Biddle L, Bozorgmehr K. Workshop: Bringing economics, health and migration together: a mutual learning experiment. Eur J Public Health. 2019 Nov 1;29(Supplement_4).

Mohsenpour A, Biddle L, Bozorgmehr K. Deterioration of housing environment and mental health of asylum seekers – a multi-level analysis. Eur J Public Health. 2019 Nov 1;29(Supplement_4).

Biddle, L, Menold, N., Bentner, M., Nöst, S., Jahn, R., Ziegler, S., & Bozorgmehr, K. Health monitoring among refugees: a state-wide, cross-sectional, population-based study in Germany. European Journal of Public Health 2019, 29(Supplement_4).

Ziegler, S., Bozorgmehr, K (2020) Restricted care for asylum seekers. An explorative study of rationing practices. European Journal of Public Health 2020, 30 (Supplement_5). doi.org/10.1093/eurpub/ckaa166.798