Achieving Cultural Competency: A Case-Based Approach to Training Health Professionals

Publication Year: 2009

Edition: 1st

Authors/Editor: Hark, Lisa and DeLisser, Horace

Publisher: Wiley

ISBN: 978-1-40-518072-6

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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.

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Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Wiley
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Hark, Lisa and DeLisser, Horace
ISBN: 978-1-40-518072-6
Specialty:
Primary Care/Family Medicine/General Practice
Language: English
Edition: 1st
Pages: 312
Year: 2009

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