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Aboriginal women's health research synthesis project: final report  
http://www.cwhn.ca/sites/default/files/resources/synthesis/cover.pdf

Presents recommendations to serve as the basis for priority-setting in future Aboriginal women's health research activities.

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Published: 2001
Final payments: socio-economic costs of palliative home caregiving in the last month of life  
http://www.cewh-cesf.ca/PDF/cross_cex/final-payments.pdf

Assesses the socio-economic costs and benefits for both female and male informal and formal caregivers providing palliative home care (focusing on the last month of life) to a cancer or AIDS patient. Examines a comprehensive set of costs and benefits-including social, economic, emotional, psychological and spiritual-experienced by these caregivers.

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Published: 2002
Women's sexual and reproductive health in Canada: a synthesis of research by the Centres of Excellence for Women's Health  
http://www.cewh-cesf.ca/PDF/cross_cex/SRHReport.pdf

Identifies conceptual and content gaps in Canadian research, policy and programming on sexual and reproductive health.

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Published: 2003
Advancing policy and research responses to immigrant and refugee women's health in Canada  
http://www.cewh-cesf.ca/en/resources/im-ref_health/immigration.html

Presents an overview of Canadian research on immigrant and refugee women's health. Suggests next steps to advance a dialogue in policy and research development on immigrant and refugee women's health.

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Published: 2001
Caring for/caring about: women, home care, and unpaid caregiving
Explores the nature of caring in Canada, and examines reseach on women, home care and unpaid caregiving. Identifies the social conditions under which caregiving is undertaken. Also examines the experiences of women who care.
Published: 2004
Rural, remote and northern women's health: policy and research directions: final summary report  
http://www.cewh-cesf.ca/PDF/cross_cex/RRN_Summary_CompleteE.pdf
Addresses the health concerns of rural, remote and Northern women. Includes data from diverse communities across Canada, including fishers and farmers, Aboriginal, Francophone and Anglophone women. (See Details)
Published: 2004
Canada's health system failing women in rural and remote regions  
http://www.cwhn.ca/node/39507
Details rural women's health issues and priorities, including access to health care, social and economic determinants, and health policies. (See Details)
Published: 2004
Summary report on the national study on rural and remote women's health in Canada
Presents the preliminary findings of a study focusing on the health of women living in rural, remote and northern communitie in canada.
Published: 2003
Rural and remote women's health in Canada: identifying strengths and gaps in research and policy: working bibliography
Reviews published and unpublished research on the health of women in rural, remote and Northern communities. Identifies strengths and gaps in the existing research. Makes recommendations for future research and policy initiatives.
Published: 2001