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Title Caring for Hindu patients / edited by Diviash Thakrar, Rasamandala Das, and Aziz Sheikh ; foreword by Sam Everington.

Publication Info. Oxford ; New York : Radcliffe Publishing, [2008]


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 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  610.696 C277C    Check Shelf
Description xii, 130 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents pt. 1. The Hindu tradition. -- Hinduism: the tradition speaks for itself / Vipin Aery, Rasamandala Das, and Krishna Dharma -- Social and demographic characteristics of Britain's Hindu population / Roger Ballard -- pt. 2. Issues related to healthcare. -- The need for cultural sensitivity / Heenakumari Ghanshyambhai Patel, Paul Oliver, and Bhanu Ram -- Birth and childhood customs / Nilamani Gor -- Marriage and family life / Vibha Ruparelia -- Death and bereavement / Diviash Thakrar and Vipin Aery -- Appendices. -- Important Hindu deities / Rasamandala Das -- Twelve important festivals / Rasamandala Das -- Important Hindu groups represented in the UK / Rasamandala Das -- Hindu resources on the World Wide Web / Bhavesh Kataria -- Dietary leaflets / Aude Cholet -- Glossary / Nima Suchak.
Subject Hindus -- Medical care -- Great Britain.
Hindus -- Health and hygiene -- Great Britain.
Physician and patient -- Great Britain.
Patients -- Religious life -- Great Britain.
Cultural Competency -- Great Britain.
Cross-Cultural Comparison -- Great Britain.
Hinduism -- Great Britain.
Professional-Patient Relations -- Great Britain.
Religion and Medicine -- Great Britain.
Added Author Thakrar, Diviash.
Rasamandala Das.
Sheikh, Aziz.
ISBN 9781857755985
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