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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/623362
Category:
Full-text
Format:
Text-based Document
Type:
Poster
Level of Evidence:
N/A
Research Approach:
N/A
Title:
Responding to the Mayan Understanding of Health and Illness
Author(s):
Davis, Morgan E.; Larson, Kim L.
Lead Author STTI Affiliation:
Beta Nu
Author Details:
Morgan E. Davis, SN, College of Nursing, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA; Kim L. Larson, PhD, MPH, Family and Community Health, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA
Abstract:

The Maya population in Guatemala experience disproportionate negative health outcomes. In-depth interviews were conducted with Mayan families to ascertain their understanding of health and illness. Findings will inform health professionals on the provision of culturally sensitive care.

Keywords:
Beliefs; Global; Maya
Repository Posting Date:
19-Oct-2017
Date of Publication:
19-Oct-2017
Other Identifiers:
CONV17PST155
Conference Date:
2017
Conference Name:
44th Biennial Convention
Conference Host:
Sigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursing
Conference Location:
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Description:
44th Biennial Convention 2017 Theme: Influence Through Action: Advancing Global Health, Nursing, and Midwifery.
Note:
Items submitted to a conference/event were evaluated/peer-reviewed at the time of abstract submission to the event. No other peer-review was provided prior to submission to the Henderson Repository, unless otherwise noted.

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DC FieldValue Language
dc.language.isoen_USen
dc.type.categoryFull-texten
dc.formatText-based Documenten
dc.typePosteren
dc.evidence.levelN/Aen
dc.research.approachN/Aen
dc.titleResponding to the Mayan Understanding of Health and Illnessen_US
dc.contributor.authorDavis, Morgan E.en
dc.contributor.authorLarson, Kim L.en
dc.contributor.departmentBeta Nuen
dc.author.detailsMorgan E. Davis, SN, College of Nursing, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA; Kim L. Larson, PhD, MPH, Family and Community Health, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USAen
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/623362-
dc.description.abstract<p><span>The Maya population in Guatemala experience disproportionate negative health outcomes. In-depth interviews were conducted with Mayan families to ascertain their understanding of health and illness. Findings will inform health professionals on the provision of culturally sensitive care.</span></p>en
dc.subjectBeliefsen
dc.subjectGlobalen
dc.subjectMayaen
dc.date.available2017-10-19T13:58:08Z-
dc.date.issued2017-10-19-
dc.date.accessioned2017-10-19T13:58:08Z-
dc.conference.date2017en
dc.conference.name44th Biennial Conventionen
dc.conference.hostSigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursingen
dc.conference.locationIndianapolis, Indiana, USAen
dc.description44th Biennial Convention 2017 Theme: Influence Through Action: Advancing Global Health, Nursing, and Midwifery.en
dc.description.noteItems submitted to a conference/event were evaluated/peer-reviewed at the time of abstract submission to the event. No other peer-review was provided prior to submission to the Henderson Repository, unless otherwise noted.-
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