Providers' perceptions of Aboriginal palliative care in British Columbia's rural interior.

@article{Castleden2010ProvidersPO,
  title={Providers' perceptions of Aboriginal palliative care in British Columbia's rural interior.},
  author={Heather Castleden and Valorie A. Crooks and Neil Hanlon and Nadine Schuurman},
  journal={Health & social care in the community},
  year={2010},
  volume={18 5},
  pages={
          483-91
        }
}
Aboriginal Canadians experience a disproportionate burden of ill-health and have endured a history of racism in accessing and using health care. Meanwhile, this population is rapidly growing, resulting in an urgent need to facilitate better quality of living and dying in many ways, including through enhancing (cultural) access to palliative care. In this article, we report the findings from a qualitative case study undertaken in rural British Columbia, Canada through exploring the perceptions… CONTINUE READING
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