Some quantitative researches are also available, which describe the typical characteristics of males who enter nursing 210 Evans JA. Characteristics like dependency, nurturing always thought to be perfectly fit roles for women on the other hand characteristics like aggressiveness, dominant and ambitious look like a fit for men EvansEvans Close to half of the female nursing students During Balkan War and Dardanelle War these certified women took care of ill and wounded soldiers.
The paradox of this situation is the advantages of being male in a female-dominated profession 1415 Studies conducted in Iran and other eastern countries were exclusively performed using quantitative methodology and small samples.
Gender theory and human development has created a bias in the field of nursing toward females as being more suitable for the role of nurse over males. Nursing Forum46 1 Stott A. Nurse Educ.