ERIC Number: EJ280428
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983-Apr
Reference Count: 0
Caring for Southeast Asian Refugee Patients in the USA.
Muecke, Marjorie A.
American Journal of Public Health, v73 n4 p431-38 Apr 1983
Provides useful information for health care professionals working with Southeast Asian refugees. Discusses the refugees' health care expectations and behavior patterns; examines conflicts between Western medicine and Southeast Asian beliefs and practices; and suggests that practitioners can increase communication with the Southeast Asians by considering the latter's viewpoints. (Author/MJL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A