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Cultural Competency in Geriatric Care (Mr. Wang)

Cultural Competency in Geriatric Care (Mr. Wang)

 Vivyenne Roche, MD, Elisabeth Golden, MD, University of Texas Southwestern
 Amit Shah, MD; Carol Howe, MD, MLS; Cynthia Brown, MD, MSPH; Kathryn Callahan, MD; Rosanne Leipzig, MD, PhD
Thu, 01/31/2013 - 6:29pm
Date Updated:  
Thu, 01/31/2013 - 6:29pm

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Mr. Wang is a 78-year-old Chinese gentleman who is brought to clinic by his wife and son as a new patient. Mr. Wang and his wife speak primarily Mandarin and only a few phrases of English. His son John is fluent in English and accompanies him to clinic.





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Vivyenne Roche, MD and Elisabeth Golden, MD, University of Texas Southwestern. Cultural Competency in Geriatric Care (Mr. Wang). POGOe - Portal of Geriatrics Online Education; 2013 Available from:

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