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Title Transcultural health care : a culturally competent approach / [edited by] Larry D. Purnell, Betty J. Paulanka.
Imprint Philadelphia, PA : F.A. Davis, [2003]
Edition Second edition.

Subject Transcultural medical care -- United States.
Transcultural medical care -- Canada.
Minorities -- Medical care -- United States.
Minorities -- Medical care -- Canada.
Delivery of Health Care.
Ethnic Groups.
Cross-Cultural Comparison.
North America.
Alt Name Purnell, Larry D.
Paulanka, Betty J.
Description xxii, 376 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
Edition Second edition.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
System Details Systems requirement for CD-ROM: CPU: Pentium, 90MHz; OS: Windows 9x/ME/NT/2000/XP; 4x CD-ROM drive, 40 Mb Hard disk space, 32Mb RAM, 256-color SVGA display, Adobe Acrobat Reader 5.0 or later required.
Contents Transcultural diversity and health care ; The Purnell model for cultural competence / Larry D. Purnell and Betty J. Paulanka -- People of African American heritage / Cathryn L. Glanville -- The Amish / Anna Frances Z. Wenger and Marion R. Wenger -- People of Appalachian heritage / Larry D. Purnell -- People of Arab heritage / Anahid Dervartanian Kulwicki -- People of Chinese heritage / Yan Wang -- People of Cuban heritage / Larry D. Purnell -- People of Filipino heritage / Dula F. Pacquiao -- People of French Canadian heritage / Ginette Coutu-Wakulczyk, Denise Moreau, and Ann C. Beckingham -- People of Iranian heritage / Homeyra Hafizi and Juliene G. Lipson -- People of Irish heritage / Sarah A. Wilson -- People of Italian heritage / Sandra M. Hillman -- People of Japanese heritage / Nancy C. Sharts-Hopko -- People of Jewish heritage / Janice Selekman -- People of Korean heritage / Larry D. Purnell and Susie Kim -- People of Mexican heritage / Richard Zoucha and Larry D. Purnell -- Navaho Indians / Olivia Still and David Hodgins -- People of Polish heritage / Martha A. From -- People of Puerto Rican heritage / Teresa C. Juarbe -- People of Vietnamese heritage / Thu T. Nowak -- Appendix A. Cultural and racial diseases and illnesses -- CD-ROM contents: People of Baltic heritage: Estonians, Latvians, and Lithuanians / Rauda Gelazis -- People of Brazilian heritage ; People of Egyptian heritage / Larry D. Purnell -- People of German heritage / Jessica A. Steckler -- People of Greek heritage / Irena Papadopoulos and Larry D. Purnell -- People of Haitian heritage / Jessie M. Colin and Ghislaine Paperwalla -- People of Hindu heritage / Jayalakshmi Jambunathan -- People of Turkish heritage / Cara B. Towle and Timur Arslanoglu.Paulanka, Betty J.
ISBN 0803610572
OCLC # 51454541
Table of Contents
Ch. 1Transcultural Diversity and Health Care / Larry D. Purnell, Bety J. Paulanka1
Ch. 2The Purnell Model for Cultural Competence / Larry D. Purnell, Betty J. Paulanka8
Ch. 3People of African American Heritage / Cathryn L. Glanville40
Ch. 4The Amish / Anna Frances Z. Wenger, Marion R. Wenger54
Ch. 5People of Appalachian Heritage / Larry D. Purnell73
Ch. 6People of Arab Heritage / Anahid Dervartanian Kulwicki90
Ch. 7People of Chinese Heritage / Yan Wang106
Ch. 8People of Cuban Heritage / Larry D. Purnell122
Ch. 9People of Filipino Heritage / Dula F. Pacquiao138
Ch. 10People of French Canadian Heritage / Ginette Coutu-Wakulczyk, Denise Moreau, Ann C. Beckingham160
Ch. 11People of Iranian Heritage / Homeyra Hafizi, Juliene G. Lipson177
Ch. 12People of Irish Heritage / Sarah A. Wilson194
Ch. 13People of Italian Heritage / Sandra M. Hillman205
Ch. 14People of Japanese Heritage / Nancy C. Sharts-Hopko218
Ch. 15People of Jewish Heritage / Janice Selekman234
Ch. 16People of Korean Heritage / Larry D. Purnell, Susie Kim249
Ch. 17People of Mexican Heritage / Richard Zoucha, Larry D. Purnell264
Ch. 18Navajo Indians / Olivia Still, David Hodgins279
Ch. 19People of Polish Heritage / Martha A. From284
Ch. 20People of Puerto Rican Heritage / Teresa A. Juarbe307
Ch. 21People of Vietnamese Heritage / Thu T. Nowak327
App. ACultural and Racial Diseases and Illnesses345

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