Tai Dam health care practices: Asian refugee women in Iowa.

  title={Tai Dam health care practices: Asian refugee women in Iowa.},
  author={Sarah E Bell and Margo Whiteford},
  journal={Social science & medicine},
  volume={24 4},
This study discusses several aspects of health care utilization and health care practices for a group of Tai Dam refugee women who today are living in central Iowa. Several important variables examined in this discussion include: ideas about illness etiology, choice and use of health care providers, birth control practices, and the use of preventive health care in the form of prenatal health care visits. Salient findings include: Tai Dam belief that the majority of illnesses are caused by… CONTINUE READING

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