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Reference list

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1. Author Surname Author Initial. Chapter Title. In: Title. City: Publisher; Year Published:Pages Used. Available at: http://Website URL. Accessed October 10, 2013.


1. Purnell L. Transcultural Diversity and Health Care. In: Transcultural Health Care: A Culturally Competent Approach. 4th ed. Philadelphia: FA Davis Company; 2012:7.

In-text citation

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Increasing one's consciousness of cultural diversity improves the possibilities for practitioners to provide culturally competent care. 1

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