ERIC Number: EJ646421
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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The Use of Traditional and Western Medicine among Korean American Elderly.
Kim, Miyong; Han, Hae-Ra; Kim, Kim B.; Duong, Diep N.
Journal of Community Health, v27 n2 p109-20 Apr 2002
Describes the use of traditional and western medicine by Korean American elderly people, noting factors associated with their health-seeking behaviors and health service utilization. Interview data indicate that respondents used a broad spectrum of health resources, both traditional and western. Health insurance status and source of health care related to types of health services utilized. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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