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Asthma related clinical and health care topics
Information about breastfeeding practices and issues
Cancer related clinical health information
Communicable Diseases
Culture-Bound Syndromes
Patterns of aberrant behavior and experience that may or may not be linked to a particular diagnostic category. Many of these patterns are indigenously considered to be "illnesses" and have local names.
Information related to skin conditions with particular emphasis on pigmented skin and cultural backgrounds
Diabetes related clinical and health care information
Domestic Violence
End of Life
Information about cultural practices around issues of end of life and death.
Information for clinicians about culture and health topics related to geriatric / elder health care.
Articles and other information for health care providers about topics related to hypertension and culture.
Mental Health
Information related to Nutrition, Diet
Oral Health
Includes breastfeeding, infant care, perinatal and peripartum care issues.
Information for clinicians about culture and topics related to medication or pharmacy.
Refugee Health
Topics related to the health care of refugees, including screening guidelines.
Resources for clnicians and advocates around issues of torture.
Traditional Medicine
Women's Health
Information about women's health

Cross-Cultural Health

A collection of resources and information related to cross-cultural and refugee health topics, including refugee screening.

Refugee Health Clinical Topics
Topics related to the health care of refugees, including screening guidelines.
Clinical Pearls
A collection of brief clinical pearls related to cross cultural and refugee health topics.
Affordable Health Care Act
Information about the implementation and features of the Affordable Health Care Act, specifically as it relates to refugees and immigrants.
Reference lists citing works relevant to cross cultural health care, with each list giving an overview of publications in a particular category related to refugees and health.
Cultural Competency
Article and Resources related to cultural competency
Greater Seattle/King County Resources
Health related information, resources and events specific to the Seattle/King County area.
Immigration / Naturalization
Information provided to help health care providers deal with medical topics related to immigration issues.
Information related to interpretation.
Journal Articles
Journal articles (mostly PDFs) available on EthnoMed. Some links to journal articles on other sites. Permissions have been obtained to make these materials available.
Related Websites
A selected list of websites related to the populations or topics covered in EthnoMed or links to programs similar in scope to EthnoMed.
Information related to religion and health topics.

Provider Resources

Tests / Procedures / Radiology
Translated instructions for patients about preparing for tests and examinations

Brief clinically relevant articles on culture and health issues.

Case Study Example
Explore medical decision-making around cross cultural health

Communication Resources
Guidelines for interpreted visits, and phrases for basic communication in a clinical setting.