Doorway Thoughts: Cross-Cultural Health Care For Older Adults, Volume I / Edition 1

Doorway Thoughts: Cross-Cultural Health Care For Older Adults, Volume I / Edition 1

by AMER GERIATRICS SOC, Hosam Kamel, American Geriatrics Society
     
 

ISBN-10: 0763733385

ISBN-13: 9780763733384

Pub. Date: 04/30/2004

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

Doorway Thoughts: Cross-Cultural Health Care for Older Adults addresses the role of ethnicity in health decision-making in America. This book focuses on how clinicians caring for older adults can develop an understanding of different ethnic groups in order to effectively care for their patients. Chapters in this volume, which is the first in a series, address…  See more details below

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Doorway Thoughts: Cross-Cultural Health Care for Older Adults addresses the role of ethnicity in health decision-making in America. This book focuses on how clinicians caring for older adults can develop an understanding of different ethnic groups in order to effectively care for their patients. Chapters in this volume, which is the first in a series, address cross-cultural health care for older adults who are from one or more minority groups.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780763733384
Publisher:
Jones & Bartlett Learning
Publication date:
04/30/2004
Edition description:
1E
Pages:
113
Sales rank:
1,428,955
Product dimensions:
9.00(w) x 6.00(h) x 0.25(d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1Introduction to cross-cultural health care for older adults2
Ch. 2Older American Indians and Alaska natives16
Ch. 3Older Hispanic Americans28
Ch. 4Older African Americans42
Ch. 5Older Vietnamese Americans54
Ch. 6Older Asian Indian Americans68
Ch. 7Older Japanese Americans80
Ch. 8Older Chinese Americans94

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