Overcoming language barriers

 

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dc.contributor.author Levin, M E
dc.date.accessioned 2017-06-28T08:43:31Z
dc.date.available 2017-06-28T08:43:31Z
dc.date.issued 2006
dc.identifier http://dx.doi.org/10.7196/SAMJ.1324
dc.identifier.citation Levin, M. (2006). Overcoming language barries. South African Medical Journal, 96(10), 1058.
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/11427/24655
dc.description.abstract Patients experience significant barriers to accessing quality medical care. Foremost among these are socioeconomic, structural and cultural/linguistic barriers. Studies also focus on the potential implications of alternative explanations for disease. In the African setting these alternative explanatory models are often regarded as a cause for decreased assessment of severity,1 late presentation,2,3 non-adherence to medical treatment4 and the use of potentially dangerous traditional remedies.5,6.
dc.source South African Medical Journal
dc.source.uri http://www.samj.org.za/index.php/samj
dc.title Overcoming language barriers
dc.type Journal Article en_ZA
dc.date.updated 2016-01-11T10:37:49Z
uct.type.publication Research en_ZA
uct.type.resource Article en_ZA
dc.publisher.institution University of Cape Town
dc.publisher.faculty Faculty of Health Sciences en_ZA
dc.publisher.department Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry en_ZA
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