NRSG 115 - Culture Presentation Project

Search databases using keywords

Keywords, or search terms, are the main points of your topic. Database searching works best when using keywords.  Below are some terms to get you started: 

Choose your assigned culture/religion: Combine with these terms:   
African American traditional medicine or healthcare immigration or migration
Amish or Anabaptist healthcare practices or beliefs gender roles
Appalachian Region religious values or rituals family dynamics or child rearing
Chinese or Chinese-American or Buddhist dietary practices or nutrition common health issues
Eastern European or Jewish health literacy health barriers
Filipino or Catholic cultural awareness  case study
 Asian Indian or Hindu cultural competence medical mistrust
Native American or Miami Tribe patient centered care health disparities
Nigerian or Islam or Muslim transcultural nursing folk medicine
Ukrainian or Orthodox Christian ethonursing  
Hispanic or Latino or Latina or Latinx    

Use larger databases like Academic Search Complete and ProQuest Research Library 

Or databases that focus on health topics like CINAHL,  and Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition and MedLine with Full Text. 

Use the guide below to help you search for articles in the library databases.