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What is the definition of culture in nursing?

Why is it important for nurses to be culturally sensitive?

What percentage of the US population is white?

Which state has the highest Hispanic origin in the US?

What percentage of the population in Kern is of Hispanic origin?

What health condition is prevalent among the Hispanic population?

Why must nurses be culturally sensitive?

How do cultural backgrounds affect a person's health?

What is the role of the Office of Minority Health and Health Disparities?

What percentage of the US population is of Asian origin?

What is the percentage of Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islanders in the US?

What is the definition of ethnocentrism in the context of nursing care?

What is the purpose of a cultural assessment in nursing?

What is cultural imposition in the context of nursing?

What does the term 'ethnohistory' refer to in the context of culturally based practices?

How does a nurse avoid cultural imposition when caring for patients?

What is the role of language and communication in a cultural assessment?

What does it mean to gather data for culturally congruent care in nursing?

What is the significance of understanding health beliefs and practices in nursing care?

What is ethnocentrism?

Why is it important for nurses to seek experience and be open to learning from others?

What does it mean when a nurse assumes someone else’s pain level?

Why is it important for nurses to be aware of various domains of culture?

What is the term used to describe a particular type of health difference that is closely linked with social, economics, and environmental disadvantages?

What is the leading cause of death among American Indians/Alaska Natives (Al/AN)?

Which group has double the risk of having diabetes?

What is the term for the comparative study of cultures to understand their similarities and differences?

Which factor is the highest among minorities in terms of Alzheimer's disease and dementia prevalence?

What is the term for socialization into one's primary culture as a child?

Who has the highest rates of lung cancer in the United States?

What is defined as the enabling of healthcare providers to deliver services that are respectful of and responsive to health beliefs, practices, and cultural and linguistic needs of diverse patients?

What is known as norms, values, traditions, New City, race, nationality, language, gender, sexual orientation, location, class, and immigration status?


Test your knowledge of culture's impact on nursing and the importance of cultural sensitivity in healthcare. Explore how cultural backgrounds affect people's health and the role of nurses in providing culturally sensitive care.

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