Successfully Searching Electronically Available Literature on Cultural Competence in Health Care
Laura Friesen, MLS, MFA, BA
Margaret Andrews, PhD, RN, CTN-A, FAAN

Use this link to download article: http://dx.doi.org/10.9730/ojccnh.org/v5n1a1

Suggested APA 6th Edition Formatted Reference
Friesen, L. & Andrews, M. (2015). Successfully searching electronically available literature on cultural competence in health care. Online Journal of Cultural Competence in Nursing and Healthcare, 5(1), 1-17. doi:10.9730/ojccnh.org/v5n1a1


Abstract: The purposes of this article are (a) to provide user-friendly recommendations for health professionals such as nurses, physicians, social workers, pharmacists, physical, occupational, respiratory, and other therapists, dieticians and other health professionals who are searching for electronically available information about individual and/or organizational cultural competence in health care and related settings; and (b) to o er tips on search strategies that will lead to the information on cultural competence that is being sought for use.

Keywords: cultural competence, health care, electronic research, search strategies, online health care indexes, online health care databases, healthcare websearch


At OJCCNH, authors retain their own copyrights for their articles. We strongly recommend not downloading the articles for distribution but rather providing the DOI link to your students and colleagues so they can download the materials on their own. This method does not violate copyright laws and eliminates the need for a reprint request.