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Unformatted text preview: really need to be aware of patients beliefs and their backgrounds when talking with them or making medical decisions. It really hit home when the speaker was talking about where certain types of people would choose to die. Based on their previous experience and culture they would choose to die in different places due to what they believe or to signify certain things in their lives. I also learned that you in the health care profession you need to be sensitive to the cultures of others and respect their wishes of how they choose to be treated medical whether you agree or not....
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- Spring '11