Use of Cross-Border Healthcare Services by Elderly Turkish Migrants in Denmark: A Qualitative Study and Some Critical Reflections about Public Health ‘Concerns’

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Use of Cross-Border Healthcare Services by Elderly Turkish Migrants in Denmark: A Qualitative Study and Some Critical Reflections about Public Health ‘Concerns’. / Blaakilde, Anne Leonora; Jervelund, Signe Smith; Yazici, Suzan; Petersen, Signe Grønwald; Krasnik, Allan.

I: Nordic Journal of Migration Research, Bind 10, Nr. 3, 2020, s. 56-72.

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Blaakilde, AL, Jervelund, SS, Yazici, S, Petersen, SG & Krasnik, A 2020, 'Use of Cross-Border Healthcare Services by Elderly Turkish Migrants in Denmark: A Qualitative Study and Some Critical Reflections about Public Health ‘Concerns’', Nordic Journal of Migration Research, bind 10, nr. 3, s. 56-72. https://doi.org/10.33134/njmr.325

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Blaakilde, A. L., Jervelund, S. S., Yazici, S., Petersen, S. G., & Krasnik, A. (2020). Use of Cross-Border Healthcare Services by Elderly Turkish Migrants in Denmark: A Qualitative Study and Some Critical Reflections about Public Health ‘Concerns’. Nordic Journal of Migration Research, 10(3), 56-72. https://doi.org/10.33134/njmr.325

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Blaakilde AL, Jervelund SS, Yazici S, Petersen SG, Krasnik A. Use of Cross-Border Healthcare Services by Elderly Turkish Migrants in Denmark: A Qualitative Study and Some Critical Reflections about Public Health ‘Concerns’. Nordic Journal of Migration Research. 2020;10(3):56-72. https://doi.org/10.33134/njmr.325

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Blaakilde, Anne Leonora ; Jervelund, Signe Smith ; Yazici, Suzan ; Petersen, Signe Grønwald ; Krasnik, Allan. / Use of Cross-Border Healthcare Services by Elderly Turkish Migrants in Denmark: A Qualitative Study and Some Critical Reflections about Public Health ‘Concerns’. I: Nordic Journal of Migration Research. 2020 ; Bind 10, Nr. 3. s. 56-72.

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