ERIC Number: EJ504261
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: 0
Cultural Implications for Public Health Policy for Pregnant Hispanic Adolescents.
Smith, Peggy B.; Weinman, Maxine L.
Health Values: The Journal of Health Behavior, Education & Promotion, v19 n1 p3-9 Jan-Feb 1995
Examines cultural factors associated with pregnancy among Hispanic adolescents, highlighting policy areas within the health care delivery system that must be addressed. The paper discusses migratory patterns and service needs, acculturation and pregnancy, valuing of children, access to health services, the role of the health practitioner, and future needs. (SM)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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