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Cultural Competence Online for Medical Practice (CCOMP) - A Clinician's Guide to Reduce Cardiovascular Disparities
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For Physicians

  • Learn effective cross-cultural approaches to care for African-American patients with cardiovascular disease, especially hypertension.
  • Use videos with real patient scenarios and case-based modules to increase your awareness.
Cross-culture Bridge

Cross the cross-culture bridge to overcome barriers.

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Resources

Resources to increase adherence.

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Patients' Perspective
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Cultural Background, Diet

Increasing awareness of patients’ cultural background can improve communication.

Diet is influenced by culture.

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About Providers
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Explore Stereotyping and Bias

Stereotyping and bias may contribute to health disparities and differences in the quality of health care.

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