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Asian American Health


Alan J. Chun, MD

Family Physician

International Community Health Service
University of Washington


Learning Objectives

By the end of this lecture, you should be able to:

  • Identify some health disparities in older Asian Americans.
  • List some traditional cultural practices affecting the care of Asian Americans.
  • Identify cultural issues affecting end of life care in older Asian Americans.

[From the Winter 2018 Geriatric Healthcare Lecture Series]

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