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Identification of Barriers to the Prevention and Treatment of Heat-Related Illness in Latino Farmworkers Using Activity-Oriented, Participatory Rural Appraisal Focus Group Methods

Description
Examines the barriers to prevent and provide treatment for heat-related illness (HRI) for Latino farmworkers in Central Washington State. Research was conducted through interviews, and by examining transcripts, field notes and investigator triangulation.
Author(s)
Michelle Lam, Jennifer Krenz, Pablo Palmández, et al.
Citation
BMC Public Health, 3,1004
Date
10/2013
Type
Document
Tagged as
Access · Agricultural health and safety · Farmers and farmworkers · Hispanics and Latinos · Migrants · Statistics and data · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention