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Case Study: Caring for a Pakistani Male Who Has Sex with Other Men

  • Rubab I. Qureshi
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Abstract

This case study presents a male immigrant of Pakistani origin with urinary symptoms. He is married but reluctantly shares that he has occasional unprotected sex with other men. He grew up in a culture where homosexual relationships are condemned as a sin and disclosure could lead to serious consequences. He does not identify as a gay man. Culturally competent strategies for providing care to such patients and recommendations for individual, organizational and community level interventions are included.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of NursingRutgers UniversityNewarkUSA

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