Health, work and immigration: Latin American scientific literature review

ABSTRACT This paper discusses the relationship between health, work and immigration under the perspective of the social determination process. It is a literature review executed in September 2015, aiming to discuss the relationship between health, work and immigration starting from the Latin American scientific production. At the end of the selection process, 24 publications were included. The main results indicate a precariousness of the immigrants' life, work and health, which shows the importance of studies that address the health of immigrants considering the process of social determination.