International migrants’ use of Emergency services in Sheffield, England

This research aims to explore whether there are difference in utilisation of emergency services in the UK by different migrant groups. In the first instance research activities included an analysis of routinely collected data and a systematic review. This is a new strand of work within the Avoiding Attendance and Admission Theme and started from a feasibility study subsequently developing into a larger PhD project. This study will strengthen existing themes of work in the area of ethnicity and health inequalities.