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Cultural Competence in Sports Medicine


Institutional cultural self-audit and SWOT analysis
An institutional cultural self-audit and SWOT analysis allow you to clarify what the organization is doing to provide culturally competent care and determine which areas need the most attention.
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What is cultural competence?
Developing cultural competence is a process in which an athletic trainer learns to appreciate and respect cultural differences and take them into consideration when caring for patients.
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Complementary and alternative medicine
CAM practices involve four domains (some of which overlap) and several whole medical systems that cut across each of the Asian domains.
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Cultural considerations when working with Mexicans
Mexicans have a unique culture of their own and it is important for the athletic trainer to understand the similarities and the differences of this culture from their own.
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Identify physical signs of injury or illness in cross-cultural patients
Inspecting and observing involves looking at the patient’s physical structure and body movement to help determine the extent of injury or illness.
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Cultural Competence in Sports Medicine
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Cultural Competence in Sports Medicine provides comprehensive information regarding the cultural attitudes, beliefs, and expectations that health care professionals may encounter in working with athletes and how to modify their professional behavior accordingly.

© 2011
Book   336 pages
ISBN-13: 9780736072281

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Using the Cultural Competence text across the athletic training curriculum (pdf)
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This download is a useful guide/outline to show how to integrate this text into your program, ensuring students from your institution are learning to respect cultural differences when treating athletes.

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