After reading the chapter on Jewish Heritage
In your opinion what do nurses need to understand about Jew\’s relationship with God and view of death?
Paco and Estrella Lopez bring their 3 year old son to the clinic. They both speak some English and the nurse speak no Spanish. The nurse looks at Estrellita holding Pacquito, who is crying and ask how she can help them. Estrellita looks at her husband and speaks to him in Spanish. Paco tells the nurse that Paquito ate well until two days ago, but now cries while eating. The nurse continues to look at Estrellita and asks if the child has any other medical problems. Estrellita looks at her husband while speaking to him in Spanish, after which the husband tells the nurse that the boy was born with a heart condition. Again, the nurse asks Estrellita if she knows what type of heart problem it is. Paco looks at his wife and speaks in Spanish to her, then turns to the nurse and says that they can go to La Mirada Clinic to get help for their son.
1-How is the concept of machismo displayed in this scenario?
2- How is the concept of marianismo displayed in this scenario?
3-Why did the parents leave?
textbook:Transcultural Health Care. A Culturally Competent Approach (4th ed.)
Publisher: F.A. Davis Company; 4th edition