Search Tag: ethnic differences

ICU Management

Arabs and Jews Get Equal Pain Treatment in the ER

2015 10 Sep

Results of an Israeli study indicate that ethnic differences, including during periods of armed conflicts, have no effect on pain treatment in children who visit the emergency departments with broken bones or joint dislocations. These paediatric patients with fracture or dislocation received equal pain treatment in the ED regardless of their ethnicity... Read more

Executive Health Management

Need for Nursing Cultural Diversity Education Identified

2015 03 Jul

According to a report by, cultural competency and an understanding of healthcare perspectives from different cultures is becoming a critical need for nurses.  As Susan Olson, R.N., a staff nurse and coordinator of service excellence at Holy Name Medical Center in Teaneck, New Jersey explains, hospitals today are a melting pot of different... Read more