Journal article icon

Journal article

Don’t forget the humanitarian paradox at home

Abstract:

van Tulleken talks of the humanitarian paradox, but let’s not overstate it—the efforts of healthcare providers do not always exacerbate the problem of refugee camps. The basic healthcare provided in refugee camps in Europe is unlikely to have attracted many of the 1.2 million people who arrived in 2015, most fleeing conflict zones.2 Nor has healthcare provision been the motive for other European states to refuse refugees; their borders closed efore healthcare arrived. Healthcare is not the ...

Expand abstract
Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

Actions


Access Document


Publisher copy:
10.1136/bmj.i5866

Authors


More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
Oxford college:
St Cross College
Role:
Author
Publisher:
BMJ Publishing Group Publisher's website
Journal:
BMJ Journal website
Volume:
355
Pages:
i5866
Publication date:
2016-11-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1756-1833
ISSN:
1756-1833
Source identifiers:
662615
Keywords:
Pubs id:
pubs:662615
UUID:
uuid:3bee6581-1067-4bfd-bea9-c2121944b145
Local pid:
pubs:662615
Deposit date:
2018-01-06

Terms of use


Views and Downloads






If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP