Interview someone from a different cultural background than your own to learn how his or her culture:
Perceives illness, including the meaning, causes, and treatment,
Views both acute and chronic illnesses.
Determine how his or her culture tends to view nurses.
Discuss how the perceptions of the interviewee influence his or her health behavior, including when he or she seeks help and the type of practitioner he or she consults.
From your perspective of a nurse, describe how his or her perceptions differ from your professional perspectives