Dental students' attitudes toward treating diverse patients: effects of a cross-cultural patient-instructor program.

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This article describes the effects of a cross-cultural patient-instructor (PI) program on dental students' attitudes toward diversity. PIs were individuals from the community trained to portray specific simulated patients who presented cross-cultural challenges to students. Dental students interviewed PIs during two rotations, one in their junior and one in… (More)

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@article{Wagner2008DentalSA, title={Dental students' attitudes toward treating diverse patients: effects of a cross-cultural patient-instructor program.}, author={Julie Ann Wagner and Sarita Arteaga and Joseph D'Ambrosio and Cynthia Hodge and Effie Ioannidou and Carol A. Pfeiffer and Susan T Reisine}, journal={Journal of dental education}, year={2008}, volume={72 10}, pages={1128-34} }