Effective communication in multicultural health care settings
Sage Publications, 1994 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 146 pages
This book provides insights into the complexities of multicultural relations in health care and demystifies the many cultural influences on health and health care to achieve its ultimate goal - to help people get the most they can out of health care and facilitate the promotion of public health.
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