Year: 2014 Source: BMC Public Health.(2014).14:489:1-8.doi:10.1186/1471-2458-14-489 SIEC No: 20140265

In the aftermath of the global financial crisis, millions of households have been left with debts that they are unable to manage. Indebtedness may impair the wellbeing of those affected by it for years to come. This systematic review focuses on the long-term consequences of indebtedness on health.