Culture in Nursing DQ # 6


Read chapter 6 of the class textbook and review the attached PowerPoint presentation.  Once done, answer the following questions;

1.  Discuss the biocultural aspects of selected acute and chronic conditions affecting children.

2.  Analyzed the impact of selected cultural beliefs and practices on the development of children.

3.  Critically examine the perceived cause of chronic illness and disability in children from diverse cultures.  Describe how the parenteral philosophic and religious beliefs affect their reaction to and explanations for the child’s chronic illness and/or disability.

4.  Describe the symptoms associated with the following Hispanic cultural illness affecting children:

 a.  Pujos (grunting)

                      b.  Mal de dojo (evil eye)

                      c.  Caida de la mollera (fallen fontanel)

                      d.  Empacho (a digestive disorder)

Less than 20 % similarity.  APA format word document, APA required   A minimum of 2 evidence-based references (besides the class textbook) no older than five years must be used   A minimum of 800 words are required and not exceeding 1,000 words (excluding the first and reference page).  Please make sure to follow the instructions as given and use either spell-check or Grammarly before you post your assignment.

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