Publication Year: 2009
Authors/Editor: Hark, Lisa and DeLisser, Horace
Provides the necessary tools to meet the ever-growing need for culturally competent practitioners and trainees
Twenty-five self-study cases cover a variety of medical topics, including cardiovascular, pulmonary, neurology, oncology, hematology, immunology, and pediatric disorders. Actual scenarios that occurred in clinical settings help the user gain direct insight into the realities of practice today. Cultural factors covered within the cases include cultural diversity plus gender, language, folk beliefs, socioeconomic status, religion, and sexual orientation.