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Transcultural Health Care: A Culturally Competent Approach / Edition 4
     

Transcultural Health Care: A Culturally Competent Approach / Edition 4

by Larry D. Purnell
 

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ISBN-10: 0803637055

ISBN-13: 9780803637054

Pub. Date: 09/15/2012

Publisher: F. A. Davis Company

Prepare yourself for the culturally rich and ethically diverse world in which you will practice. Noted researchers, educators, and clinicians from a wealth of backgrounds use the Purnell twelve-step model to examine 33 population groups from a health care perspective. Each brings a personal understanding of the traditions and customs of their societies, providing a

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Prepare yourself for the culturally rich and ethically diverse world in which you will practice. Noted researchers, educators, and clinicians from a wealth of backgrounds use the Purnell twelve-step model to examine 33 population groups from a health care perspective. Each brings a personal understanding of the traditions and customs of their societies, providing a unique perspective on the implications for patient care.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780803637054
Publisher:
F. A. Davis Company
Publication date:
09/15/2012
Pages:
528
Sales rank:
79,750
Product dimensions:
8.30(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

  1. Foundations for Cultural Competence: Individual and Organizational
    1. Transcultural Diversity and Health Care
    2. The Purnell Model for Cultural Competence
    3. Individual Competence and Evidence-Based Practice
    4. Organizational Cultural Competence
    5. Global Health and Healthcare Issues


  2. Aggregate Data for Cultural Specific Groups
    1. African American
    2. Amish
    3. Appalachian
    4. Arab
    5. Chinese
    6. Cuban
    7. European American
    8. Filipino
    9. German
    10. Haitian
    11. Hindu
    12. Hmong
    13. Japanese
    14. Jewish
    15. Korean
    16. Mexican
    17. Polish
    18. Puerto Rican
    19. Russian



Appendices

A. Cultural, Ethnic, and Racial Diseases and Illnesses

B. Abstracts in the book with full chapters available online at DavisPlus.

Baltic

Brazilian

Egyptian

French Canadian

Greek

Guatemalan

Iranian

Irish

Italian

Navajo

Somali

Thai

Turkish

Vietnamese

Glossary

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