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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/623362
Category:
Full-text
Format:
Text-based Document
Type:
Poster
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.language.isoen_USen
dc.type.categoryFull-texten
dc.formatText-based Documenten
dc.typePosteren
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.abstractThe 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.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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