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Utilization of Australian health care services by ethnic Chinese

Australian Health Review

Author: Chan, Y. F., Quine, S.
Year: 1997
Type: Journal Article

Abstract:

Australia is a multicultural society in which migrants from non-English speaking backgrounds may be more vulnerable to illness after new settlement, and language difficulties may affect their use of health services.The general findings included strong preferences for Chinese speaking practitioners, insufficient interpreter services, low use of preventative services, and lack of knowledge about the existence and role of ethnic health workers.

Further Details

Full Title Australian Health Review
Pages 64-77
Volume 20
Issue 1
Accession Number 27.3.03
Keywords Australia, health improvement

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