Cardiovascular Risk in the Vietnamese Community: Formative Research from Houston, Texas

This report presents focus group findings from interviews conducted in the Vietnamese community of Houston, Texas. The NHLBI worked in partnership with the Asian and Pacific Islander American Health Forum and the Research and Development Institute to learn about the state of cardiovascular health knowledge and health behaviors of the Vietnamese. Other information presented in this report include strategies for developing culturally appropriate heart disease prevention programs as well as community health assessment tools.

Item No.: 56-115N
Availability: PDF (828 kb) (Information about file types)
Format: NHLBI produced publications : Black + White
Page Count: 66 pages
Subject: Community Education and Outreach
Audience: Health Professionals
Language: English
Size: 8.5 in. X 11 in.
Date of Publication: 2003