Interpretation in consultations with immigrant patients with cancer: how accurate is it?

Abstract

PURPOSE Immigrants with cancer often have professional and/or family interpreters to overcome challenges communicating with their health team. This study explored the rate and consequences of nonequivalent interpretation in medical oncology consultations. PATIENTS AND METHODS Consecutive immigrant patients with newly diagnosed with incurable cancer, who… (More)
DOI: 10.1200/JCO.2010.34.3335

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