Self-reported weakness as a proxy of mental health problems among slum dwellers in the megacity of Dhaka, Bangladesh

Johanna Brinkel
Background: The slum populations in Bangladesh are increasing at an alarming rate and often characterized by extreme poverty, poor housing conditions and hazardous environment. All these factors are associated with poor mental health. However, research about mental health consequences of slum dwellers[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]