مطالعه اي كيفي در مورد عوامل موثر بر پيوستگي جريان مراقبت درسرطان پستان: ادراكات زنان ايراني

فولادی, نسرین and علیمحمدی, حسین and پورفرضی, فرهاد and همايونفر, نسرین (1392) مطالعه اي كيفي در مورد عوامل موثر بر پيوستگي جريان مراقبت درسرطان پستان: ادراكات زنان ايراني. Asian Pacific journal of cancer prevention : APJCP ــ 15 (1). pp. 133-137. شاپا 1513-7368

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Exploratory Study of Factors Affecting Continuity of Cancer Care: Iranian Women’s Perceptions

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Background: Today, breast cancer is increasing in nearly all societies. Currently, cancers are the third leading cause of death in Iran after cardiovascular diseases and accidents. Of the cancers, breast cancer is spreading particularly rapidly among Iranian women. Negative effects of discontinuation of care on patient survival have been well documented. Inhibiting or facilitating factors affecting continuity of care at different stages of the patient care continuum should be identified. Materials and Methods: The current study implemented a qualitative method that provided tools to examine factors in detail. This study was conducted on 22 women, undergoing surgery and chemotherapy after being diagnosed with breast cancer. Content analysis was the technique adopted. Results: The effective factors in continuity of care from the patients’ perception, based on the participant statements, were classified into three categories of evaluation of symptoms, psychological reactions, and care triggers with several subcategories. Conclusions: According to the outcomes of the current study, it can be noted that, the patient experiences can be brought into use by health-care professionals and assist them in providing patient sand their families with adequate consulting services. It can also provide an opportunity for making interventions tailored to the community culture, and closer adherence of patients to the prescribed treatments.

Item Type:Article
زبان سند : انگلیسی
نویسنده اول :نسرین فولادی
نویسنده مسئول :حسین علیمحمدی
نویسنده :فرهاد پورفرضی
Additional Information:Impact factor(2014) : 2.514 Indexed on : PubMed , Science Citation Index Expanded
کلیدواژه ها (انگلیسی):Breast cancer , patient care , continuity , factors , Iranian females
Subjects:QY Clinical Pathology
WA Public Health
WA Public Health

WP Gynecology
Divisions:Faculty of Medicine > Department of Pediatrics , Community Medicine
Faculty of Medicine > Department of Basic Sciences > Department of Microbiology
Faculty of Nursing & Midwifery > Department of Midwifery
ID Code:5401
Deposited By: Dr Nasrin Fouladi
Deposited On:30 Nov 1392 11:15
Last Modified:26 Sep 1394 05:18

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