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Health and Healths Care of Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander Older Adults

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Name: hawaiian_american.pdf
Title: Health and Healths Care of Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander Older Adults
Author: VJ Periyakoil, MD
Publisher: Stanford University School of Medicine
Language: English
Publish Year: 2010
Publish Location: California
File uploaded by: Dr Leslie Korn

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This module presents available information about older adults who identify themselves as Native Hawaiian and/or Pacific Islander, including Samoans, Tongans, Micronesians, and Marshallese among others. The module discusses demographics, patterns of health assessment among others. The module discusses demographics, patterns of health risk, and the role of cultural competency in the health assessment and treatment of Nativa Hawaiians and other Pacific Islanders.