Association of Asian Pacific Community Health Organizations. 1990. Thalassemia among Asians. Oakland, CA: Association of Asian Pacific Community Health Organizations, 2 pp.
Annotation: This educational brochure discusses what thalassemia is, how you get it, who inherits it, alpha and beta thalassemia disease, thalassemia trait, screening tests, and important facts for consumers. It was funded by the Maternal and Child Health Bureau and Office of Minority Health. It is available in English, Chinese, Korean, Laotian, Samoan, Tagalog, and Vietnamese. [Funded by the Maternal and Child Health Bureau]
Contact: HRSA Information Center, P.O. Box 2910, Merrifield, VA 22116, Telephone: (888) 275-4772 Secondary Telephone: (877) 489-4772 Fax: (703) 821-2098 E-mail: email@example.com Web Site: http://www.ask.hrsa.gov Available at no charge. Document Number: HRSA Info. Ctr. MCHF054 (English), MCHF055 (Chinese), MCHF056 (Korean), MCHF057 (Laotian), MCHF058 (Tagalog), MCHF059 (Vietnamese).
Keywords: Asian Americans, Asian language materials, Patient education materials, Thalassemia