The challenge of culturally competent health care: applications for asthma.

@article{George2001TheCO,
  title={The challenge of culturally competent health care: applications for asthma.},
  author={M. Patricia George},
  journal={Heart & lung : the journal of critical care},
  year={2001},
  volume={30 5},
  pages={392-400}
}
To better serve the increasingly diverse ethnic and racial communities in the United States, health care professionals must develop a knowledge base of cultural health practices. In asthma, a common disease, ethnic minority populations experience poorer outcomes when compared with whites. It is, therefore, imperative that providers have an improved… CONTINUE READING