Sawsan Abdulrahim

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Survey methods and aging research in an Arab sociocultural context--a case study from Beirut, Lebanon
    Sawsan Abdulrahim
    Health Promotion and Community Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 67:775-82. 2012
  2. pmc Is self-rated health a valid measure to use in social inequities and health research? Evidence from the PAPFAM women's data in six Arab countries
    Sawsan Abdulrahim
    Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
    Int J Equity Health 11:53. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Development and validation of the Arab Youth Mental Health Scale
    Jihad Makhoul
    Department of Health Behavior and Education, Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut, Riad El Solh, Beirut, Lebanon
    Community Ment Health J 47:331-40. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Social and cultural meanings of self-rated health: Arab immigrants in the United States
    Sawsan Abdulrahim
    Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut, PO Box 11 0236, Riad El Solh 1107 2020, Beirut, Lebanon
    Qual Health Res 20:1229-40. 2010

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Publications4

  1. doi request reprint Survey methods and aging research in an Arab sociocultural context--a case study from Beirut, Lebanon
    Sawsan Abdulrahim
    Health Promotion and Community Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 67:775-82. 2012
    ..We describe the context-specific challenges faced and the solutions negotiated during the conduct of a survey study on family relations and aging in Greater Beirut, Lebanon...
  2. pmc Is self-rated health a valid measure to use in social inequities and health research? Evidence from the PAPFAM women's data in six Arab countries
    Sawsan Abdulrahim
    Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
    Int J Equity Health 11:53. 2012
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  3. doi request reprint Development and validation of the Arab Youth Mental Health Scale
    Jihad Makhoul
    Department of Health Behavior and Education, Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut, Riad El Solh, Beirut, Lebanon
    Community Ment Health J 47:331-40. 2011
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Social and cultural meanings of self-rated health: Arab immigrants in the United States
    Sawsan Abdulrahim
    Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut, PO Box 11 0236, Riad El Solh 1107 2020, Beirut, Lebanon
    Qual Health Res 20:1229-40. 2010
    ..Our study adds to the limited conceptual knowledge on the meanings of subjective health evaluations among immigrants, and the findings suggest that exploring rationales provides richer information than focusing on criteria alone...