ERIC Number: EJ474450
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: 0
The Effect of Cultural Beliefs on the Treatment of Native Peoples with Diabetes and Visual Impairment.
Ponchillia, S. V.
Journal of Visual Impairment and Blindness, v87 n9 p333-35 Nov 1993
Noting an increase in the incidence of diabetes among Native Americans, Mexican Americans, and Pacific Islanders, this article discusses traditional cultural beliefs and their implications for the provision of services to these people. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue: Diabetes.