Handbook of Immigrant Health / Edition 1

Handbook of Immigrant Health / Edition 1

by Sana Loue
     
 

ISBN-10: 0306459590

ISBN-13: 9780306459597

Pub. Date: 09/30/1998

Publisher: Springer US

This unequalled resource examines methodological issues, issues in cli nical care and research, health and disease in specific immigrant popu lations, patterns of specific diseases in immigrant groups in the US, and conclusive insight towards the future.  See more details below

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This unequalled resource examines methodological issues, issues in cli nical care and research, health and disease in specific immigrant popu lations, patterns of specific diseases in immigrant groups in the US, and conclusive insight towards the future.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780306459597
Publisher:
Springer US
Publication date:
09/30/1998
Edition description:
1998
Pages:
676
Product dimensions:
1.56(w) x 7.00(h) x 10.00(d)

Table of Contents

United States Immigration: A Historical Perspective; B. Waddell. Defining the Immigrant; S. Loue. Acculturation; L. Clark, L. Hofsess. Medical Interpretation: An Essential Clinical Service for Non-English Speaking Immigrants; C. Jackson. Cross-Cultural Use of Measurements; X.S. Ren, B.C. Amick III. Access to Health Care; R.L. Riedel. Health Care Seeking Behavior; K. Ell, I. Castañeda. Healing Practices; B.B. O¿Connor. The Role of the Family and the Community in the Clinical Setting; C.R. Horowitz. Folk Illnesses; R.D. Baer, et al. Ethical Issues in Immigrant Health Care and Clinical Research; P.A. Marshall, et al. Refugee Health; K.N. Olness. Border Health; L.S. Lloyd. Migrant Health; M. Napolitano, B.W. Goldberg. Health and Disease Among Hispanics; S. Guendelman. Asian Pacific Islander Health; L.S. Lloyd, et al. African Health; M. Faust, et al. Infectious Diseases; K.B. Armitage, R.A. Salata. Cancer; N.H. Gordon. Mental Illness and Immigration; A.D. Gaines. Occupational Injuries: A Review of Incidence and Factors Associated with Occurrence While at Work; J.F. Kraus, et al. Reproductive Health; L. DeSantis. Aging; C. Ikels. Substance Use among Immigrants to the United States; L.A. Rebhun. Intimate Partner Violence among Immigrants; S. Loue, M. Faust. Violence and Injury among Immigrants: An Epidemiological Review; H. Shen, S.B. Sorenson. Strategies for Health Education: Theoretical Models; J.P. Elder et al. Strategies for Health Education: Community-Based Methods; J. Candelaria et al. Immigrant Health Care Providers in the United States; J.C. Spilsbury, M.C. Cooney. Public Health Planning and Policy Change; R.L. Riedel. Index.

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