Peer-reviewed Literature

Straßner C, Noest S, Preussler S, Jahn R, Ziegler S, Wahedi K, Bozorgmehr 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 Global Health 2019;4: e001610.

Biddle L, Miners A, Bozorgmehr K. Cost-utility of screening for depression among asylum seekers: a modelling study in Germany. Health Policy. 2019 May 16 [in press]. DOI: 10.1016/j.healthpol.2019.05.011.

Biddle L, Menold N, Bentner M, Nöst S, Jahn R, Ziegler S, Bozorgmehr K. Health monitoring among asylum seekers and refugees: a state-wide, cross-sectional, population-based study in Germany. Emerging Themes in Epidemiology. 2019;16(1):3.

Bozorgmehr, K., Preussler, S., Wagner, U., Joggerst, B., Szecsenyi, J., Razum, O., Stock, C. (2019). 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 Infectious Diseases, 19(1):304. DOI: 10.1186/s12879-019-3902-x.

Bozorgmehr, K., Biddle, L., Preussler, S., Mueller, A., & Szecsenyi, J. (2018). 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 and childbirth, 18(1), 417. DOI: 10.1186/s12884-018-2053-1.

Bozorgmehr, K., Stock, C., Joggerst, B., & Razum, O. (2018). Tuberculosis screening in asylum seekers in Germany: a need for better data. The Lancet Public Health, 3(8), e359-e361. DOI: 10.1016/S2468-2667(18)30132-4.

Jahn, R., Ziegler, S., Nöst, S., Gewalt, S. C., Straßner, C., & Bozorgmehr, K. (2018). 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. Globalization and Health, 14(1), 71. DOI: 10.1186/s12992-018-0394-1.

Lichtl, C., Lutz, T., Szecsenyi, J., & Bozorgmehr, K. (2017). 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 Services Research, 17(1), 731. DOI: 10.1186/s12913-017-2672-7.

Bozorgmehr, K., Wahedi, K., Noest, S., Szecsenyi, J., & Razum, O. (2017). Infectious disease screening in asylum seekers: range, coverage and economic evaluation in Germany, 2015. Eurosurveillance, 22(40), 16-00677. DOI: 10.2807/1560-7917.ES.2017.22.40.16-00677.

Bozorgmehr, K., Joggerst, B., Wagner, U., Stock, C (2017). 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;49(4). pii: 1602327. DOI: 10.1183/13993003.02327-2016

Bozorgmehr, K., Razum, O., Szecsenyi, J., Maier, W., & Stock, C. (2017). Regional deprivation is associated with the distribution of vulnerable asylum seekers: a nationwide small area analysis in Germany. J Epidemiol Community Health, 71(9), 857-862. DOI: 10.1136/jech-2016-208506.

Straßner, C., Gewalt, SC., Becker von Rose, P., Lorenzen, D., Szecsenyi, J., Bozorgmehr, K (2017). Quality circles to identify barriers, facilitating factors and solutions for  high-quality primary care for asylum seekers. BJGP Open, 1(3), BJGP-2017.

Bozorgmehr, K. (2017). Post-migration follow-up of migrants at risk of tuberculosis. Lancet Infect Dis, 17(7), 692. DOI: 10.1016/s1473-3099(17)30329-8. [Letter]