Health beliefs, practice, and priorities for health care of Arab Muslims in the United States.

@article{Yosef2008HealthBP,
  title={Health beliefs, practice, and priorities for health care of Arab Muslims in the United States.},
  author={Abdel Raheem Odeh Yosef},
  journal={Journal of transcultural nursing : official journal of the Transcultural Nursing Society},
  year={2008},
  volume={19 3},
  pages={
          284-91
        }
}
The Arab Muslim population is one of the dramatically increasing minorities in the United States. In addition to other factors, religion and cultural background influence individuals' beliefs, behaviors, and attitudes toward health and illness. The author describes health beliefs and practices of the Arab Muslim population in the United States. That population is at an increased risk for several diseases and faces many barriers to accessing the American health care system. Some barriers, such… CONTINUE READING
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