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Literature review and implications for social work practice with Hispanic dialysis patients

Author: mohec-admin

Additional Authors: Root, Laura
Year: 2004
URL: No URL given Journal: Advances in Renal Replacement Therapy
Volume: 11
Issue: 1
Pages: 92-6

Many renal social workers are uncertain about what to expect when providing services to Hispanic patients. The Hispanic dialysis population is a growing minority with a diverse culture. The Hispanic patient’s family members are a source of natural support and strength. This article profiles a review of the literature available regarding working with Hispanic patients and their families in a medical setting and provides implications for renal social work practice. [References: 18]

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