In caring for an American Indian patient with traditional perspectives regarding illness and healthcare, what needs to be kept in mind regarding (A) the traditional Native American understanding of wellness; (B) the goal of medical care for the sick person from an American Indian viewpoint; (C) the more specific diagnoses […]
Discuss how a nurse would handle physical assessments, examinations, education, and communication differently with children versus adults. Consider spirituality and cultural differences in your answer.
How are medications and herbals similar and different? How are regulations for availability different? Because of the different regulations, what consequences could occur from the use of herbals? What is your opinion on taking herbals vs. medications?
Mr. and Mrs. Evans are an African American couple who retired from the school system last year. Both are 65 years of age and reside on 20 acres of land in a large rural community approximately 5 miles from a Superfundsite and 20 miles from two chemical plants. Their household […]