Honoring patient preferences : a guide to complying with multicultural patient requirements /
editors, Anne Knights Rundle, Maria Carvalho, and Mary Robinson.
1st ed.
San Francisco : Jossey-Bass, c1999.
xxv, 235 pages + 1 computer optical disc (4 3/4 inches)
0787946508 (binder set), 9780787946500 (binder set)
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San Francisco : Jossey-Bass, c1999.
0787946508 (binder set)
9780787946500 (binder set)
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System requirements for accompanying computer disc: 386, 486, or Pentium PC; MS Windows 3.1 or later; 8 MB of RAM (16 MB for Windows NT); 5 MB of available hard disc space; 2X speed CD-ROM drive or faster.
System requirements for accompanying computer disc: Macintosh with 68020 processor, or Power Mac; 5 MB of available RAM; Apple System 7.0 or later; 2X speed CD-ROM drive or faster.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Table of Contents
About the Editors
Editors and Consultants
Cultural Traditions
Africa Cape Verde Eritrea Ethiopia Nigeria Somalia
Asia Cambodia China India Japan Vietnam
Central America and the Caribbean Central America and Mexico Dominican Republic Haiti
Europe Greece Gypsies (Roma)Portugal Russia
The Middle East Saudi Arabia
South America Brazil
North America African American Native Americans (North American Indian) Puerto Rico
Nationality-Independent Cultural Groups Deaf or Hard of Hearing Families with a Gay or Lesbian Parent(s)
Religious Traditions
Attention to Spiritual Needs Special Issues for Providers Facilitating Discussion About Spiritual Matters
Religions Buddhism Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (Mormon)
First Church of Christ, Scientist (Christian Science)
Hinduism Islam Jehovah's Witness Judaism Orthodox Protestantism (Christian)
Roman Catholicism Santeria
Utilizing Resources to Better Serve
Multicultural Patients
Consultation on Cultural or Religious Issues
Interpreter Services
Pastoral Care
Other Members of the Health Care Team
External Consultants
Template for Collecting Cultural Information
Template for Collecting Information About Religious Traditions
Meeting Joint Commission
Standards Related to Culture and Religion
Assessment of Patients
Patient and Family Education
Patient Rights Ongoing Challenges
Appendix Standard for Nursing Practice: Culture and Care
Emergency Baptism Procedures
Ethics Committee Consultation
Ethics of Redirecting Goals of Care Religious
Objections to Blood Transfusions
Organ and Tissue Donation
Patient and Family Education
References and Other Resources
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