Cultural characteristics: Communication patterns. spatial considerations, social organization, time considerations, locus on environmental control.
Current health issues: life expectancy, common diseases conditions.
Statements needs to be accurate, opinions to be adequately supported, sources to be identified and appropriately documented. (I will need to print hard copy of the sources). Healthcare delivery issues: Acceptable/taboo behaviors for healthcare providers, role of family members as caregivers, use of folk remedies. beliefs about reactions to illness, beliefs about reactions to death.