Health care system accessibility: experiences and perceptions of deaf people

Autor/a: STEINBERG, Annie, et al.
Año: 2006
Editorial: Journal of General Internal Medicine, Vol. 21, nº 3 (2006) pp. 260–266.
Tipo de código: Copyright
Soporte: Digital


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Deaf people report difficulties using health care services. Physicians can facilitate change to improve this. Future research should explore the perspective of clinicians when working with deaf people, ways to improve communication, and the impact of programs that teach deaf people self-advocacy skills and about their legal rights.