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WOMEN'S HEALTH CARE AND THE WORKPLACE IN THE PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA

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  • Sister Patricia Elder CNM, MSN,

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      State University of New York, Downstate Medical Center, Box 93, 450 Clarkson Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11203.
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    • Sister Patricia Elder, DC, CNM, MSN, was Associate Professor and Director of the Nurse-Midwifery Graduate Major, Saint Louis University School of Nursing, until 1984. She was also the Coordinator of Nurse-Midwifery Education, Frontier Nursing Service, Hyden, Kentucky, and has had experience in Taiwan and in Quito, Ecuador.

  • Lily Hsia CNM, CPNP, MS

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    • Lily Hsia, CNM, CPNP, MS, who was born in Kiangsu, China, is Associate Professor and Acting Chairman of the Nurse-Midwifery Program, the State University of New York, College of Health Related Professions, Health Science Center at Brooklyn, New York. She has had teaching and consulting experience in Taiwan.


State University of New York, Downstate Medical Center, Box 93, 450 Clarkson Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11203.

ABSTRACT

This paper discusses the interrelationship between women's health care and their workplace in the People's Republic of China. The role of care providers, the on-going health supervision, and impact of the one-child family are discussed.

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