Mosby's Pocket Guide to Cultural Health Assessment - 4th Edition - ISBN: 9780323048347, 9780323359450

Mosby's Pocket Guide to Cultural Health Assessment

4th Edition

Authors: Carolyn D'Avanzo
Paperback ISBN: 9780323048347
eBook ISBN: 9780323359450
Imprint: Mosby
Published Date: 19th November 2007
Page Count: 848

Table of Contents

Afghanistan
Albania
Algeria
Angola
Argentina
Armenia
Australia
Austria
Azerbaijan
Bahamas
Bahrain
Bangladesh
Barbados
Belarus
Belgium
Belize
Benin
Bhutan
Bolivia
Bosnia-Herzegovina
Botswana
Brazil
Brunei
Bulgaria
Burkina Faso
Burundi
Cambodia
Cameroon
Cape Verde
Central African Republic
Chad
Chile
China
Colombia
Congo, Democratic Republic of the (Zaire)
Congo, Republic of the
Costa Rica
Côte D’Ivoire (Ivory Coast)
Croatia
Cuba
Cyprus
Czech Republic
Denmark
Djibouti
Dominica
Dominican Republic
Ecuador
Egypt
El Salvador
Eritrea
Estonia
Ethiopia
Finland
France
Gabon
Gambia
Georgia
Germany
Ghana
Greece
Grenada
Guatemala
Guinea
Guinea-Bissau
Guyana
Haiti
Honduras
Hungary
Iceland
India
Indonesia
Iran
Iraq
Ireland
Israel
Italy
Jamaica
Japan
Jordan
Kazakhstan
Kenya
Kiribati
Korea, North
Korea, South
Kuwait
Kyrgyzstan
Laos
Latvia
Lebanon
Lesotho
Liberia
Libya
Lithuania
Luxembourg
Macedonia
Madagascar
Malawi
Malaysia
Maldives
Mali
Malta
Mauritania
Mauritius
Mexico
Moldova
Mongolia
Morocco
Mozambique
Myanmar (Union of Burma)
Namibia
Nauru
Nepal
Netherlands
New Zealand
Nicaragua
Niger
Nigeria
Norway
Oman
Pakistan
Panama
Papua New Guinea
Paraguay
Peru
Philippines
Poland
Portugal
Qatar
Romania
Russia
Rwanda
Samoa
Saudi Arabia
Senegal
Serbia
Seychelles
Sierra Leone
Singapore
Slovak Republic

Description

With all of the cultural and ethnic information that could affect patient and family care, POCKET GUIDE TO CULTURAL HEALTH ASSESSMENT, 4th Edition is the perfect portable yet complete reference. This guide discusses the clinical implications of ethnic populations from over 170 countries with a wealth of information on each—from languages spoken to health care beliefs and practices to eye contact. Ideal for everyday use, this handbook is the most comprehensive and portable resource on the market for patient care.

Key Features

  • Alphabetically organized by country with all sections presented consistently to give you quick access to important cultural information.
  • Presents comprehensive content on all cultural aspects that affect patient assessment.
  • Includes brief descriptions of each country’s topography and provides maps to illustrate potential environmental etiologies of an illness.
  • Updated international childhood immunization schedules and the latest information from the World Health Organization provide the most up-to-date healthcare standards from around the world.
  • Extensive bibliographies give you resources for further information.

Details

No. of pages:
848
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Mosby 2008
Published:
Imprint:
Mosby
eBook ISBN:
9780323359450
eBook ISBN:
9780323086042
Paperback ISBN:
9780323048347

About the Authors

Carolyn D'Avanzo Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Professor, School of Nursing, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT