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    DescriptionNursing and the Experience of Illness encourages nurses to reflect on the experience of their patients, in order to improve their practice and to develop an individualised approach to care. Vivid case studies present real nursing encounters and offer a user-friendly model for independent research by the reader. This accessible introduction to phenomenology for nurses explains what has become one of the most widely used qualitative research methods within healthcare and covers topics including: *phenomenology in nursing *critical illness and intensive care *breast cancer and mastectomy *living with schizophrenia. Building on the work of key nursing theorist Patricia Benner, this readable way in to qualitative research in nursing will be suitable for both undergraduate and postgraduate nursing students.

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    Nursing and the Experience of Illness
    Phenomenology in Practice
    Authors and contributors
    Edited by Irena Madjar, Edited by Jo Ann Walton
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 216
    Width: 134 mm
    Height: 214 mm
    Thickness: 14 mm
    Weight: 322 g
    ISBN 13: 9780415207836
    ISBN 10: 0415207835

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 27440
    BIC E4L: HEA
    B&T Book Type: NF
    DC21: 610.73072
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S6.6
    Ingram Subject Code: PI
    Libri: I-PI
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
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    BIC subject category V2: JH
    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 02
    B&T General Subject: 510
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 02
    B&T Merchandise Category: MED
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    BIC subject category V2: MQC
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 59
    BISAC V2.8: PSY021000
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    BISAC V2.8: MED058000, PSY000000, MED058090, MED058110
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    DC22: 610.73019
    B&T Approval Code: A69120000
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    DC22: 610.73/019
    LC classification: RT86 .N886 1999
    Thema V1.0: MQC, JH, MQCZ
    Illustrations note
    black & white illustrations
    Taylor & Francis Ltd
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    Publication date
    01 September 1999
    Publication City/Country
    Table of contents
    Foreword Introduction 1. On Phenomenology and Nursing 2. The Pathic Nature of Inquiry and Nursing 3. On Living with Chronic Leg Ulcers 4. Confronting Life and Death: The Experience of Critical Illness and Intensive Care 5. Middle-Aged Korean Women's Experience of Breast Cancer and Mastectomy 6. On Living with Schizophrenia 7. On Living with Chronic Pain 8. On Caring and Inflicting Pain 9. The Actualised Caring Moment Epilogue