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Health for the elderly. Determine Cultural Differences in the Use of Mental and Physical Health Services

Presentation slides 2015 7 Pages

Biology - Diseases, Health, Nutrition

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Health for the elderly

MUSLIM AND KOREANS

Introduction

-Health practitioners should have an understanding of the cultural practices of different groups of people
-We learn about the important cultural factors that affects effective delivery of healthcare services

Muslim

-Muslims are culturally sensitive
-Spiritual needs, privacy and modesty should be given a priority
-Dietary requirements should also be taken care of

Koreans

-They have a complicated etiquette
-They highly respect the elders and the young should take care of the elderly
-Koreans prefer Asian medicine
-They have a strong religious affiliation

Assessment Tools

- Majority of patients have some spiritual and cultural beliefs
- Use cultural Assessment tools
- Use spiritual assessment tools

Cultural Assessment Tools

-Awareness of one’s cultural values and beliefs
-Recognition of how these values influence one’s attitudes and behaviors

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Pages
7
Year
2015
ISBN (eBook)
9783668741843
File size
1.5 MB
Language
English
Catalog Number
v429301
Institution / College
Brigham Young University
Grade
12
Tags
health determine cultural differences mental physical services

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