Culture, healing, and professional obligations

TitleCulture, healing, and professional obligations
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication1993
AuthorsCarrese, J, Brown, K
JournalHastings Center Report
Volume23
Issue4
Pagination15
Type of ArticleArticle
Publication Languageeng
ISSN Number00930334
Accession Number9412087740
KeywordsALTERNATIVE , Moral , TRANSCULTURAL
AbstractProvides a case study of Dr. Leigh's relationship with a patient's mother, Ying Saeto, and covers Dr. Leigh's question about how far is she supposed to go with cultural sensitivity; Saeto background; Her traditional Mien cure for pain; Her daughter Marie's immunizations by Dr. Leigh; Commentary raising several points to consider when addressing moral conflicts in cross-cultural settings; Commentary presenting reasons for respecting cultural diversity.
NotesCarrese, Joseph Brown, Kate; Source Info: Jul/Aug93, Vol. 23 Issue 4, p15; Subject Term: ALTERNATIVE medicine; Subject Term: TRANSCULTURAL medical care; Subject Term: MORAL & ethical aspects; Number of Pages: 3p; Document Type: Article; Full Text Word Count: 2634
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