Cultural factors and their influence on medications

In this written assignment, select one cultural factor such as health beliefs, language, perception of time, environment control, etc. (see textbook reading) and apply it to a selected ethnic group. The paper will include the following:

  1. One impact on medication preparation. Explain.
  2. Two impacts on medication administration. Explain.
  3. Two potential adverse reactions. Explain with rationale.
  4. One possible issue in adherence to medication regimen. Explain how this can be overcome.

The paper should be no more than 3 pages. Use APA Editorial Format for all citations and references used.

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