Summary: The act, process, or an instance of narrating, i.e., telling a story. In the context of MEDICINE or ETHICS, narration includes relating the particular and the personal in the life story of an individual.
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- 'It's caveman stuff, but that is to a certain extent how guys still operate': men's accounts of masculinity and help seekingKate Hunt
MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, 4 Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow G12 8RZ, UK
Soc Sci Med 61:503-16. 2005..g. working as a fire-fighter, or maintaining sexual performance or function). Few other studies have emphasised how men negotiate deviations from the hegemonic view of help-seeking...
- Understanding the motivation for conventional and complementary/alternative medicine use among men with prostate cancerHarvir Singh
Cancer Research Center of Hawaii, Honolulu
Integr Cancer Ther 4:187-94. 2005..Instead, multiple ideas woven together led patients toward CAM use. An understanding of patients' thought processes may aid health care professionals in initiating a dialogue about decision making and potential side effects...
- How do the accounts of the patients on pregnancy and birth process enlighten medical team in terms of narrative ethics?Omur Elcioglu
Osmangazi University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Medical Ethics and History of Medicine, Eskisehir, Turkey
Patient Educ Couns 61:253-61. 2006....
- The breastfeeding experiences of Canadian teenage mothersAlison Nelson
Faculty of Nursing, 2500 University Drive, NW, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada T2N 1N4
J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 34:615-24. 2005..To discover the phenomenon of breastfeeding as experienced by teenage mothers...
- Technological dependency--the experience of using home ventilators and long-term oxygen therapy: patients' and families' perspectiveThorbjorg Sóley Ingadóttir
Outpatient Clinic for Lung Patients, Landspitali University Hospital, Reykjavik, Iceland
Scand J Caring Sci 20:18-25. 2006..Professionals need to pay close attention to how they introduce noninvasive ventilation technique, putting caring concern and respect for unique needs of patients and their families at the forefront...
- A comparison of narrative exposure therapy, supportive counseling, and psychoeducation for treating posttraumatic stress disorder in an african refugee settlementFrank Neuner
Department of Clinical Psychology, University of Konstanz, Konstanz, Germany
J Consult Clin Psychol 72:579-87. 2004..These results indicate that NET is a promising approach for the treatment of PTSD for refugees living in unsafe conditions...
- What to do with stories: the sciences of narrative medicineRita Charon
Department of Medicine and Program in Narrative Medicine, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
Can Fam Physician 53:1265-7. 2007
- Narrative communication in cancer prevention and control: a framework to guide research and applicationMatthew W Kreuter
Health Communication Research Laboratory, School of Public Health, Saint Louis University, 3545 Lafayette Avenue, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
Ann Behav Med 33:221-35. 2007..Future research needs based on these propositions are outlined and encouraged...
- Using patient stories to inspire quality improvement within the NHS Modernization Agency collaborative programmesPeter Michael Wilcock
Bournemouth University, Institute of Health and Community Studies, Royal London House, Bournemouth BH1 3LT, UK
J Clin Nurs 12:422-30. 2003..This pragmatic approach could prove manageable within local quality improvement projects...
- Women's cognitive and affective reactions to breast cancer survivor stories: a structural equation analysisAmy McQueen
Washington University, School of Medicine, Division of Health Behavior Research, St Louis, MO 63108, USA
Patient Educ Couns 81:S15-21. 2010..Compare the immediate affective and cognitive reactions to cancer survivor stories about mammography and breast cancer vs. a didactic, informational approach...
- Comparing narrative and informational videos to increase mammography in low-income African American womenMatthew W Kreuter
Health Communication Research Laboratory, The George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University in St Louis, MO 63112, USA
Patient Educ Couns 81:S6-14. 2010..Compare effects of narrative and informational videos on use of mammography, cancer-related beliefs, recall of core content and a range of reactions to the videos...
- The meaning of "control" for childbearing women in the USEmily E Namey
Duke University, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Trent Center for Bioethics, Humanities and History of Medicine, 108 Seeley G Mudd, Durham, NC 27710, USA
Soc Sci Med 71:769-76. 2010..Together, these findings call into question the usefulness of the term for measuring quality or improving maternity care and highlight other concepts which may be more fruitfully explored...
- Narrative evidence based medicineRita Charon
Lancet 371:296-7. 2008
- Emotional disclosure through patient narrative may improve pain and well-being: results of a randomized controlled trial in patients with cancer painM Soledad Cepeda
Department of Anesthesia, Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
J Pain Symptom Manage 35:623-31. 2008Narrative medicine is based upon physicians' awareness of patients' narration of their suffering, their hopes, and how illness has affected them. It offers a model for improving health outcomes...
- A phenomenological hermeneutical method for researching lived experienceAnders Lindseth
Center for Practical Knowledge, Bodø Regional University, Norway
Scand J Caring Sci 18:145-53. 2004..This may help the readers refigure their own life...
- Struggling to become ready for consolation: experiences of suicidal patientsAnne-Grethe Talseth
Nurs Ethics 10:614-23. 2003..reveals that the end of the process of becomin ready for consolation is consolation itself as praxis...
- Narrative and medicineRita Charon
Program in Narrative Medicine, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University, New York, USA
N Engl J Med 350:862-4. 2004
- Narrating troubling experiencesLinda C Garro
Department of Anthropology, University of California at Los Angeles, 90095 1553, USA
Transcult Psychiatry 40:5-43; discussion 44-9. 2003..The narrative accounts examined are from individuals who grew up speaking either Ojibwa or Cree (both Algonkian languages) in First Nations communities in Manitoba, Canada...
- Integrity in the care of elderly people, as narrated by female physiciansAnn Nordam
Centre for Medical Ethics, University of Oslo, PO Box 1130, Blindern, N 0317 Oslo, Norway
Nurs Ethics 10:388-403. 2003..Both Ricoeur's concept of an ethics of memory and Aristotle's virtue ethics are presented in the discussion of too little and too much treatment...
- Asking the right question about pain: narrative and phronesisArthur W Frank
Lit Med 23:209-25. 2004
- Exploring men's and women's experiences of depression and engagement with health professionals: more similarities than differences? A qualitative interview studyCarol Emslie
MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, Glasgow, UK
BMC Fam Pract 8:43. 2007....
- Registered nurses' and physicians' reflections on their narratives about ethically difficult care episodesA Lindseth
Department of Nursing Science, , Norway
J Adv Nurs 20:245-50. 1994..The nurses referred to their personal experience of giving care and also receiving care very much within a praxis perspective, while physicians referred to science and proven experience within a poiesis perspective...
- "Who am I? Where am I?" Experiences of married young women in a slum in Islamabad, PakistanSaima Hamid
Global Health, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
BMC Public Health 9:265. 2009..Many get married shortly after they attain menarche. This study explores the preparedness for and actual experiences of married life (inter-spousal relationship, sexual activity and pregnancy) among adolescent women...
- 'I am not the kind of woman who complains of everything': illness stories on self and shame in women with chronic painAnne Werner
Centre for Women s Studies and Gender Research, University of Oslo, P O Box 1040 Blindern, N 0315 Oslo, Norway
Soc Sci Med 59:1035-45. 2004..Behind their stories, we hear whispered accounts relating to the medical narrative about hysteria; rejections of the stereotype medical discourse of the crazy, lazy, illness-fixed or weak woman...
- Meanings of being pregnant and having decided on abortion: young Swedish women's experiencesBritt Marie Hallden
School of Health Sciences, University College of Boras, Sweden
Health Care Women Int 26:788-806. 2005..The results indicate that addressing young women's concerns about fertility might be important in reproductive care...
- "The old me could never have done that": how people give meaning to recovery following depressionDamien Ridge
Complementary Medicine, School of Integrated Health, University of Westminster, London
Qual Health Res 16:1038-53. 2006..g., authenticity, responsibility, rewriting depression into the self), the stories people tell about their recovery, and the strategies deployed to revitalize life following depression...
- Knowledge of personal and sexual development amongst young people in PakistanMonique Hennink
Division of Social Statistics, University of Southampton, UK
Cult Health Sex 7:319-32. 2005..Although young people highlighted the merits of school-based information delivery, low school attendance and high drop-out rates amongst girls mean that alternative mechanisms of reaching young Pakistani women need to be identified...
- Understanding the narratives of people who live with medically unexplained illnessSarah Nettleton
Department of Social Policy and Social Work, University of York, Heslington, York YO10 5DD, UK
Patient Educ Couns 56:205-10. 2005..An understanding of both the structure as well as the content of patients' narratives of undiagnosed illness may contribute to the development of more effective and sensitive patient centred care...
- Brief report: Optimizing children's memory and management of an invasive medical procedure: the influence of procedural narration and distractionKaren Salmon
School of Psychology, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales 2052, Australia
J Pediatr Psychol 31:522-7. 2006..To evaluate the influence of two interventions on children's memory of and distress during a voiding cysto-urethrogram (VCUG, X-ray of the kidneys)...
- Struggling with the fragility of life: a relational-narrative approach to ethics in palliative nursingTineke A Abma
Institute for Healthcare Ethics and Philosophy, University of Maastricht, Post Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
Nurs Ethics 12:337-48. 2005..In palliative nursing this entails open communication about the fragility of life and approaching death. In relational narratives, answers to these ethical dilemmas are co-authored, contingent and contextual...
- The language of 'experience' in nursing researchDavid Allen
School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle 98195, USA
Nurs Inq 12:98-105. 2005..We argue that a poststructuralist understanding of the language of experience in research opens up additional ways to analyze the relationship between the conduct of nursing research and cultural/political commitments...
- "They were talking about me"--elderly women's experiences of taking part in a discharge planning conferenceEva Efraimsson
School of Health Sciences, University College of Boras, Allegatan 1, S 501 90 Boras, Sweden
Scand J Caring Sci 20:68-78. 2006....
- First-line managers' views of the long-term effects of clinical supervision: how does clinical supervision support and develop leadership in health care?Kristiina Hyrkas
Faculty of Nursing, University of Northern British Columbia, British Columbia, Canada
J Nurs Manag 13:209-20. 2005..First-line managers expect clinical supervision to have long-term positive effects on their work and coping. Empathy-based stories, as a method, were found suited to studies, which aim to obtaining future-oriented knowledge...
- Meaning of illness and illness representations, crucial factors to integral careE Velez
Dialysis Unit, Fundacion Jimenez Diaz Capio, Madrid, Spain
EDTNA ERCA J 32:81-5. 2006..The meaning of their experience is also an influential factor on the caring methods utilised by the patient...
- Meeting ethical challenges in acute nursing care as narrated by registered nursesVenke Sørlie
Orebro University Hospital, Sweden
Nurs Ethics 12:133-42. 2005..They therefore demand very high standards of themselves in their interactions with their patients. They create demands on themselves that they believe to be identical to those expected by patients...
- The art of professional development and caring in cancer nursingYvonne Wengstrom
Department of Research and Education and the Institute of Oncology, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
Nurs Health Sci 8:20-6. 2006..Directed by the nurse's secular and religious orientation, competence develops, making it possible to understand, analyze, manage, and appreciate the significance of the professional work of caring...
- Dimensions of culture care for substance-dependent African American womenJoanne T Ehrmin
College of Nursing, Medical University of Ohio, USA
J Transcult Nurs 16:117-25. 2005..Gender/cultural-specific care needs in relation to social structure, ethnohistory, and cultural context were discovered to influence the women's health/well-being as they moved through recovery...
- What about the carers?: Exploring the experience of caregivers in a chemotherapy day hospital settingS McIlfatrick
Institute of Nursing Research and School of Nursing, University of Ulster at Jordanstown, Shore Road, Newtownabbey, N Ireland, BT 37 OQB, UK
Eur J Oncol Nurs 10:294-303. 2006..The findings of this study are important for cancer nursing practice as health professionals need to acknowledge the role of carers in the chemotherapy day hospital setting and facilitate their involvement in care...
- The experience of childbrith in first-time mothers who received narcotic analgesics during the first stage of labourL Jantjes
Nursing Science Department, P O Box 77000, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, Port Elizabeth
Curationis 30:82-90. 2007..In the last theme they described the methods they used to help them cope with labour including distracting techniques, leaning on a supportive person or praying. Guidelines to help midwives overcome these problems were developed...
- Grandparent caregiving role in Filipino American familiesMerle R Kataoka-Yahiro
University of Hawaii, Manoa School of Nursing and Dental Hygiene, Honolulu, HI, USA
J Cult Divers 11:110-7. 2004..Pakikisama is family unity and closeness and Utang na loob is mutual reciprocity "the give and take" and obligation in relationships...
- Beyond the rhythm and routine: adjusting to life in assisted livingDiane Kennedy
University of Kansas School of Nursing, Kansas City 66160, USA
J Gerontol Nurs 31:17-23. 2005..e., trigger event, level of physical functioning, inside and outside support systems, past patterns of decision-making). Strategies for assessing and strengthening these contextually relevant factors are discussed...
- The quest for meaning in agingSharon L Moore
Athabasca University, Centre for Nursing and Health Studies Athabasca, Alberta, Canada
Geriatr Nurs 27:293-9. 2006..Through the sharing of their narrative life stories, these individuals described how meaning in their lives contributed to a sense of self that allowed them to embrace life with a sense of purpose and enthusiasm...
- Understanding sexual abstinence in African American teensKristin Haglund
College of Nursing, Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI, USA
MCN Am J Matern Child Nurs 31:86-92, quiz 93-4. 2006..To explore the perspectives of teenage girls on how life contexts influenced sexuality and sexual abstinence...
- Navigating uncharted water: research ethics and emotional engagement in human inquiryJ Kidd
Hineira Health Ltd, Hamilton, New Zealand
J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 13:423-8. 2006..Such issues may be recognized and managed using clinical supervision in addition to academic supervision. Researcher vulnerability adds depth and complexity to human inquiry...
- Exploring the health-related quality of life among children with moderate asthmaLi Chi Chiang
School of Nursing, Graduate Institute of Nursing, China Medical University
J Nurs Res 13:31-40. 2005..The breadth of these findings may lead to greater insights into the nursing care of children with asthma...
- Introductory engagement within the perinatal nursing relationshipLisa Sara Goldberg
School of Nursing, Dalhousie University, 5869 University Avenue, Halifax, Nova Scotia, B3H 3J5, Canada
Nurs Ethics 12:401-13. 2005..The focus of attention in this article is to describe the theme of introductory engagement by way of a storied phenomenological text...
- The experience of being ill as narrated by hospitalized children aged 7-10 years with short-term illnessMaria Forsner
Department of Clinical Sciences and Paediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Umea, Sweden
J Child Health Care 9:153-65. 2005..They felt caught and tried to escape. The experience of illness as narrated by children can lead to a richer understanding and influence the way we care for paediatric patients...
- Living on the streets in Canada: a feminist narrative study of girls and young womenShyanne Reid
University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
Issues Compr Pediatr Nurs 28:237-56. 2005..In this article, the findings of the research will be presented and implications for health and social service providers will be addressed, including recommendations for programming and policy...
- Clinical caring--the diary of a nurseCarola Skott
Senior Lecturer, Institution of Nursing, Faculty of Caring Sciences, Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
J Clin Nurs 14:916-21. 2005..The aim of this study was to explore the content of individual acts of nursing care and to discuss how these context-specific acts relate to the concept of caring...
- Nurses in cancer care--coping strategies when encountering existential issuesMarieanne Ekedahl
Stockholm School of Theology, , 168 39 Bromma, Sweden
Eur J Oncol Nurs 10:128-39. 2006..The strategies can be used in a functional or dysfunctional way; e.g. dysfunctional coping was present when there was a lack of human support and boundary demarcation...
- The meaning of occupational health among human resources professionals--a qualitative studyKim Blizzard
School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Port Moody, British Columbia, Canada
AAOHN J 54:282-9. 2006..Finding ways to translate and communicate workplace health information so it is accessible and useable by employers to direct decision making is a key role for occupational health nurses...
- Impact of eating disorders on family life: individual parents' storiesSharon Hillege
School of Nursing, Faculty of Health Sciences, Australian Catholic University, NSW, Australia
J Clin Nurs 15:1016-22. 2006..The objective was to give a voice to parents in order to develop new understandings of their experience leading to more appropriate clinical decision-making...
- Being the next of kin of an adult person with muscular dystrophyKatrin Boström
Swedish Institute for Disability Research, Orebro University, Center for Rehabilitation Research, Orebro County Council
Clin Nurs Res 15:86-104; discussion 105-6. 2006..This study reveals a need for healthcare staff to understand the next of kin's narrated meaning of changes when a family member has a progressive disease...
- Personal Web home pages of adolescents with cancer: self-presentation, information dissemination, and interpersonal connectionLalita K Suzuki
HopeLab, Palo Alto, CA 94301 1638, USA
J Pediatr Oncol Nurs 23:152-61. 2006..Results suggest that various elements found on personal home pages are being used by a limited number of young patients with cancer for self-expression, information access, and contact with peers...
- Intrusion and confusion--the impact of medication and health professionals after acute myocardial infarctionMona From Attebring
The Cardiovascular Institute, Division of Cardiology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, S 413 45, Goteborg, Sweden
Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 4:153-9. 2005..Secondary prevention is important in preventing new cardiovascular events after acute myocardial infarction (AMI)...
- Nursing the clinic vs. nursing the patient: nurses' experience of a day hospital chemotherapy serviceSonja McIlfatrick
School of Nursing, University of Ulster, Jordanstown, Newtownabbey, Northern Ireland, UK
J Clin Nurs 15:1170-8. 2006..This study sought to explore the nurses' experience of a day hospital chemotherapy service in an acute general hospital in Northern Ireland and how this compared with their experience of working in an inpatient setting...
- Embodied suffering: experiences of fear in adolescent girls with cancerAgneta Anderzén Carlsson
Centre for Health Care Sciences, Orebro University Hospital and Department of Clinical Medicine, Orebro University, Orebro, Sweden
J Child Health Care 12:129-43. 2008..The importance of professionals taking the whole person and their situation into account when meeting the fear is underlined...
- Smoking and adolescence: narratives of identityJoy L Johnson
Nursing and Health Behaviour Research Unit, School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia
Res Nurs Health 26:387-97. 2003..Tobacco control interventions for youth must be designed to respond to and incorporate multiple smoking identities...
- Intimacy and family relationships of women with chronic painA Ann Smith
Medical College of Ohio, School of Nursing, Toledo, OH 44839, USA
Pain Manag Nurs 4:134-42. 2003..A need exists to relieve some of the suffering that accompanies pain in these women and their families. Based on the study's findings, several treatment strategies are recommended...
- Process of self-identity transformation in women with autistic adolescentBih Ching Shu
Institute of Allied Health Sciences, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan
J Nurs Res 14:55-64. 2006..Results are hoped to provide valuable information for health professionals to understand how mothers of autistic adolescents connect with others and with their self-identity during middle age...
- Experiences of alcohol dependence: a qualitative studyJane Dyson
The Open University
J Fam Health Care 17:211-4. 2007....
- Lost in the present but confident of the past: experiences of being in a psycho-geriatric unit as narrated by persons with dementiaDavid Edvardsson
Department of Nursing, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
J Clin Nurs 17:491-8. 2008..Background. There are known risks associated with moving persons with dementia from home to an institution, but little is known about how they experience being in psycho-geriatric units...
- I'll show them: the social construction of (in)competence in survivors of childhood brain tumorsKatherine M Boydell
The Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 1X8
J Pediatr Oncol Nurs 25:164-74. 2008..The struggle to deal with these contradictory factors led to the simultaneous resistance and acceptance of feelings of competence...
- Spirituality expressed by caregivers of stroke survivorsLinda L Pierce
University of Toledo, College of Nursing, OH, USA
West J Nurs Res 30:606-19. 2008..The e-mail discussion data presented here highlight the importance of increased awareness of addressing spirituality in nurse-client encounters and designing interventions to support the caregivers...
- Re-visiting the ICU Experiences of follow-up visits to an ICU after discharge: a qualitative studyAsa Engström
Division of Nursing, Department of Health Science, Lulea University of Technology, Lulea, Sweden
Intensive Crit Care Nurs 24:233-41. 2008..The interviews revealed that the follow-up visit was seen as an important way of learning what had happened and why during the period of critical illness...
- 'It's part of the job, but it spoils the job': a phenomenological study of physical restraintStuart Bigwood
Mental Health Services, Canterbury District Health Board, Christchurch, New Zealand
Int J Ment Health Nurs 17:215-22. 2008....
- Pushed to the margins and pushing back: a case study of one adult's reflections on social interactions after a traumatic brain injury sustained as an adolescentCecelia I Roscigno
Department of Family and Child Nursing, Center for Human Development and Disability, University of Washington, USA
J Neurosci Nurs 40:212-21. 2008..This information will lead to more relevant interventions and better outcome instruments for use with this population...
- Living with a body separate from the self. The experience of the body in chronic benign low back pain: an interpretative phenomenological analysisMike Osborn
Pain Clinic, Royal United Hospital, Combe Park, Bath, UK. Mike.Osborn.ruh-bath.swest.nhs.uk
Scand J Caring Sci 20:216-22. 2006..The results are considered in relation to relevant themes in the extant literature...
- Managing chronic sorrow: experiences of patients with multiple sclerosisAnn Kristin Isaksson
School of Health and Medical Sciences, Orebro University, Orebro, Sweden
J Neurosci Nurs 40:180-91. 2008..Knowledge of patients' experiences of chronic sorrow should be included in the education for neuroscience nurses. Furthermore, it is necessary to develop support interventions for patients with chronic sorrow and their families...
- Former patients' experience of psychiatric care: a qualitative investigationLars Lilja
Department of Health Sciences, Mid Sweden University, Sundsvall, Sweden
Int J Ment Health Nurs 17:279-86. 2008..In conclusion, the experience of psychiatric inpatient care could be interpreted and understood from former patients' narratives as a struggle for dignity in the face of discrimination and rejection...
- The meaning of women's experience of living with long-term urinary incontinence is powerlessnessDoris Hägglund
Department of Health Sciences, Orebro University, Orebro, Sweden
J Clin Nurs 16:1946-54. 2007..The aim was to illuminate the meaning of women's experiences of living with urinary incontinence (UI)...
- Relatives' struggle for an improved and more just care for older people in community careElisabeth Häggström
University of Gavle, V institutionen, Gavle, Sweden
J Clin Nurs 16:1749-57. 2007..The aim of the present study was to describe the relatives' experience concerning older family members living in special housing facilities...
- Newly qualified Irish nurses' interpretation of their preparation and experiences of registrationMary Mooney
School of Nursing and Midwifery, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland
J Clin Nurs 16:1610-7. 2007..The aim of this paper is to report on the insights of newly qualified Irish nurses into their preparation for registration as general nurses and to develop insights into the postregistration experience...
- 'The reflections you get': an exploration of body image and cachexiaRos Hinsley
Community Palliative Care Team at Harris Hospicare, Caritas House, Tregony Road, Orpington, Kent, BR6 9XA, UK
Int J Palliat Nurs 13:84-9. 2007..cachexia has a detrimental effect on quality of life and is an indicator of poor prognosis. The meanings people attach to their lived experiences of cachexia are unknown...
- Witnessing tragedy: nurses' perceptions of caring for patients with cancerSharon Kendall
School of Nursing and Midwifery, La Trobe University, Bendigo, Victoria, Australia
Int J Nurs Pract 13:111-20. 2007..Participants detailed learning from the encounters and reflected with great insight on themselves and their practice. Identifying the learning potential of nurse-patient encounters can contribute to change in clinical practice...
- The mentally ill and social exclusion: a critical examination of the use of seclusion from the patient's perspectiveDave Holmes
University of Ottawa, Faculty of Health Sciences, School of Nursing Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Issues Ment Health Nurs 25:559-78. 2004..A need for modifying the institutional culture surrounding seclusion and transforming nursing practices are discussed as are future research endeavours...
- A qualitative study of older first-time mothering in the first yearAntonia M Nelson
University of Connecticut, School of Nursing, Storrs 06269 2026, USA
J Pediatr Health Care 18:284-91. 2004..The number of older first-time mothers has increased significantly during the past 30 years. The purpose of this study was to create a phenomenologic text explicating the experience of older, first-time mothering during the first year...
- Personal narratives of adolescent mothers-to-be: contraception, decision making, and future expectationsHila J Spear
Liberty University, Lynchburg, VA 24502, USA
Public Health Nurs 21:338-46. 2004..Future expectations consistently included support from the fathers of their unborn children. Implications for nursing practice and further research are discussed...
- A personal reflection on sitting at the bedside of a dying loved one: the vigilJan Woodhouse
School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Care, University College Chester, CH1 4BJ
Int J Palliat Nurs 10:537-41. 2004..This reflection shares the experiences of one family and highlights the importance of communication among family members and also between family and staff. The article suggests a number of lessons for practitioners...
- Meanings of the phenomenon of fatigue as narrated by 4 patients with cancer in palliative careOlav Lindqvist
Hemsjukvården VIOOL, Skellefteå Hospital, Skellefteå, Sweden
Cancer Nurs 27:237-43. 2004..The paradoxes represent a struggle between body and mind, between bodily experiences and intellectual understanding, and have important implications for how we communicate with patients about fatigue...
- Maintaining normality and support are central issues when receiving chemotherapy for ovarian cancerInger Ekman
Faculty of Health and Caring Sciences, Institute of Nursing, The Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
Cancer Nurs 27:177-82. 2004..The findings further indicate the potential in narrative methods to identify important issues in comprehensive cancer care...
- Male sexuality in theory and practiceDaniel Kelly
Saint Bartholomew s School of Nursing and Midwifery, London, United Kingdom
Nurs Clin North Am 39:341-56. 2004..quot;..
- Women's experiences in connection with induced abortion - a feminist perspectiveLena Alex
Department of Nursing, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
Scand J Caring Sci 18:160-8. 2004..One conclusion drawn from our study is that nurses and midwives need to be aware of women's complex experiences with abortions in order to support and empower women who seek an abortion...
- We listen but do we hear? The importance of patient storiesJen Hawkins
Thames Valley University and Queensland University of Technology
Br J Community Nurs 11:S6-14. 2006..They also show how nurses can play a critical role in optimizing the power of the story in the patient's journey towards physical and psychological healing...
- Obesity, stigma, and civilized oppressionMary Madeline Rogge
Indiana University School of Nursing, Indianapolis, IN 46112, USA
ANS Adv Nurs Sci 27:301-15. 2004....
- The experiences of partners of critically ill persons in an intensive care unitAsa Engström
Division of Nursing, Department of Health Science, Lulea University of Technology, Hedenbrovägen, SE 96136 Boden, Sweden
Intensive Crit Care Nurs 20:299-308; quiz 309-10. 2004..The state of uncertainty concerning the outcome for the critically ill person was difficult to cope with. The partners wanted to hope, even though the prognosis was poor...
- The lived experiences of spiritual suffering and the healing process among Taiwanese patients with terminal cancerChung Ching Chio
Department of Neurosurgery, Chi Mei Medical Center, Yung Kang City, Tainan, Taiwan
J Clin Nurs 17:735-43. 2008..The purposes of this study were to explore the lived experiences of spiritual suffering and the change mechanism in healing processes among Taiwanese patients with terminal cancer...
- [Coming out of the whirlwind of abuse. Qualitative research on gender violence]Francisca Muñoz Cobos
Centro de Salud El Palo Servicio Andaluz de Salud, Malaga, Espana
Aten Primaria 41:493-500. 2009..To analyse the experience from the point of view of women who have suffered domestic violence. To identify factors related to continuing or resolving the problem...
- Cultural attribution of mental health suffering in Chinese societies: the views of Chinese patients with mental illness and their caregiversFei Hsiu Hsiao
College of Nursing, Wan Fang Hospital, Taipei Medical University, Taiwan
J Clin Nurs 15:998-1006. 2006..This study examined the cultural attribution of distress in the Chinese, the special role of the family in distress and the specific emotional reactions within distress dictated by culture...
- Physician recognition of ophthalmoscopic signs of open-angle glaucoma: effect of an educational programK L Margolis
Department of Medicine, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55415
J Gen Intern Med 4:296-9. 1989..SUBJECTS: Thirty-six internal medicine residents and ten practicing internists. INTERVENTION: A 20-minute slide/narration educational program, which covered diagnostic criteria for open-angle glaucoma, normal and abnormal optic disc ..
- Expressive language in male adolescents with fragile X syndrome with and without comorbid autismS T Kover
Waisman Center, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53705, USA
J Intellect Disabil Res 54:246-65. 2010..The extent to which different language sampling contexts affected expressive language in each diagnostic group was also examined...
- Quality of life in nursing homes: perception of physically frail elderly residentsIngibjörg Hjaltadóttir
Faculty of Nursing, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland
Scand J Caring Sci 21:48-55. 2007..Observation was also undertaken at both nursing homes to enhance the understanding of the residents' narration. The participants' concern in relation to quality of life emerges in the following main themes: (i) Securing the ..
- A contribution to the development of a psychoanalytical methodology for research into language: A systematic study of narration as an expression of sexualityDavid Maldavsky
Int J Psychoanal 84:607-35. 2003..The author describes the features of each narration and provides some examples...
- 'The healing power of love': the literary/analytic bond of marriage in Freud's essay on GradivaDorit Ashur
Department of General and Comparative Literature, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel
Int J Psychoanal 90:595-612. 2009..e. in the ways in which he reads and retells Jensen's story. Freud 's narration not only expresses identification with Zoe, the female protagonist, but also idealizes her 'therapeutic' conduct,..
- Civil war medicine from the perspective of S. Weir Mitchell's "The case of George Dedlow"D J Canale
Department of Neurosurgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
J Hist Neurosci 11:11-8. 2002..He cleverly accomplished this through the narration of Assistant Surgeon George Dedlow, who loses all four extremities by amputation.
- From self psychology to selves in relationship: a radical process of micro and macro expansion in conceptual experienceSteven H Knoblauch
New York University Postdoctoral Program in Psychotherapy and Psychoanalysis, Institute for the Psychoanalytic Study of Subjectivity, New York, New York 10011, USA
Ann N Y Acad Sci 1159:262-78. 2009..marks a shift from structural conceptualization to process conceptualization characterized by attention to, and narration of, the analyst's as well as the analysand's subjective experience and contribution to the clinical interaction...
- Language learning in Down syndrome: the speech and language profile compared to adolescents with cognitive impairment of unknown originRobin S Chapman
Dept of Communicative Disorders, Waisman Center, University of Wisconsin Madison, WI 53705, USA
Downs Syndr Res Pract 10:61-6. 2006..In contrast, deficits in auditory-verbal working memory, syntax and vocabulary comprehension, and narration of picture-books without an opportunity to preview them are all specific to the adolescent group with Down ..
- Play therapy: a case-based example of a nondirective approachTimothy Lawver
Department of Psychiatry, Boonshoft School of Medicine, Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio
Psychiatry (Edgmont) 5:24-8. 2008..These themes manifest themselves through the content of the child's play and narration of his actions...
- The idiot's dreams: rêverie in child psychotherapyPatrizia Arfelli
Division of Child Neuropsychiatry, Turin University, Italy
Am J Psychoanal 68:33-42. 2008..This work of "translation" did not take place with interpretation dresses, but as a repeated narration of dreams and nightmares, apparently mine yet, actually, deeply belonging to him...
- Culture, context and experience in psychiatric diagnosisLaurence J Kirmayer
Division of Social and Transcultural Psychiatry, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
Psychopathology 38:192-6. 2005..Accounts of symptoms and illness experience are therefore highly dependent on the social context of narration. Psychiatric nosology and the process of clinical assessment must consider the ways in which psychopathology is ..
- Romancing the family: Umberto Eco's BaudolinoJoseph Francese
Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, 48824 1112, USA
Am J Psychoanal 65:261-82. 2005..The act of narration is associated with the shame caused by the abuse and neglect that is an integral part of this story...
- Evaluation of Clear Speech to Enhance Multimedia eHealthAlan VanBiervliet; Fiscal Year: 2006This project focuses on the characteristics of audio narration for understanding multimedia in eHealth by seniors and others, using cancer prevention as the subject matter...
- Storytelling for Colorectal Health among LatinosLinda Larkey; Fiscal Year: 2009..Then elements of a proposed explanatory model of the ST intervention, including transportation, identification, self-identity and reciprocal support factors, will be tested for mediation effects on outcomes. ..
- LANGUAGE DEVELOPMENT IN DOWN SYNDROME CHILDRENRobin Chapman; Fiscal Year: 1993..sentence structure in utterance formulation will be conducted, elaborating the experimental investigations of narration, vocabulary acquisition, and prior discourse priming on the basis of outcomes in the current grant period...
- LANGUAGE DEVELOPMENT IN DOWN SYNDROME CHILDRENRobin Chapman; Fiscal Year: 2003..sentence structure in utterance formulation will be conducted, elaborating the experimental investigations of narration, vocabulary acquisition, and prior discourse priming on the basis of outcomes in the current grant period...
- UNDERSTANDING & LEARNING HOW TO RESOLVE FAMILY CONFLICTNancy Stein; Fiscal Year: 2004..One group participates in a series of tasks that focus on child-parent narration, negotiation, instruction in negotiation, and negotiation assessments...
- INTERACTIVE INJURY PREVENTION: A MULTIMEDIA CD-ROMMary Sweeney; Fiscal Year: 2002..since the easy-to-use touch screen operation obviates the need for technical skills while the graphics and narration mitigate the need for reading skills...
- Spanish CD-ROM for Underserved Women With Breast CancerKaryn Angell; Fiscal Year: 2004..In particular, information will be presented only in oral format, either in narration or as conversations between women about their experiences with breast cancer, about their struggles to find ..
- Interactive Decision Aid for Advance Care PlanningSharon L Tennstedt; Fiscal Year: 2010..options;3) finalize web design and complete programming of text screens and integration of video and audio narration;4) evaluation of the program's effectiveness;and 5) finalization and implementation of the ..
- Infant-Directed Speech and Infants' Action ProcessingRebecca Brand; Fiscal Year: 2006..The studies proposed here will explore infants' responses to one type of ID input: ID narration, that is, ID speech that accompanies ongoing action...
- USING AUDIO TO CONVEY MIND/BODY APPROACHES TO CANCERDAVID FREUDBERG; Fiscal Year: 2005..The segments will be presented in richly produced Public Radio style, drawing on narration, explanations by medical experts, anecdotal accounts by patients who have adopted these self-care practices, ..
- LifeZig System for Individuals with Alzheimer's DiseaseBRUNO KAJIYAMA; Fiscal Year: 2007..family/caregivers to create/display personalized video channels with old photographs of AD patients, music, and narration; as a reminiscence therapy for Alzheimer's...
- Pragmatic Skills of Young Males and Females with Fragile X SyndromeGary E Martin; Fiscal Year: 2010..The specific aims of the study are to identify differences in pragmatic skills in conversation and narration that are syndrome specific to FXS or DS and determine the extent to which co-morbidity between FXS and autism ..
- Pragmatic Skills of Young Males and Females with Fragile X SyndromeGARY EVERETT MARTIN; Fiscal Year: 2010..The specific aims of the study are to identify differences in pragmatic skills in conversation and narration that are syndrome specific to FXS or DS and determine the extent to which co-morbidity between FXS and autism ..
- Pragmatic Skills of Young Males and Females with Fragile X SyndromeJoanne Roberts; Fiscal Year: 2007..The specific aims of the study are to identify differences in pragmatic skills in conversation and narration that are syndrome specific to FXS or DS and determine the extent to which co-morbidity between FXS and autism ..
- Pragmatic Skills of Young Males and Females with Fragile X SyndromeMolly Losh; Fiscal Year: 2009
- MULTIMEDIA SUBSTANCE ABUSE PREVENTION FOR PREADOLESCENTSMichael Anderson; Fiscal Year: 2004..Experiential learning will be encouraged through interactive software featuring animation, voice-over narration, music, and audio effects...
- Web-Based Fire Safety Training for Board and Care StaffSusan Harrington; Fiscal Year: 2007..The program will include interaction, animation, video, graphics and narration to create a media-rich learning environment...
- Preventing Unintended Pregnancy: Male Self-efficacyCHRISTY SHERMAN; Fiscal Year: 2003..scripts that are tailored to the characteristics of young adult Caucasian males; (c) produce video segments and narration; (d) write programming code for the interactive program, prepare and assemble video segments; and (e) use a ..
- Development of Digital Support Resource for EHDI ProgramAlan VanBiervliet; Fiscal Year: 2003..The EHDI Resources will include English and Spanish narration, incorporate a wide range of accessibility features, and be distributed in three formats, CD-ROM, DVD-ROM, and ..
- Story Sharing: Enriching Nurse Aide-Resident RelationsDiane Heliker; Fiscal Year: 2006..Story Sharing promises to offer a new caring intervention for NAs as they develop empathic and mutual care relationships that recognize the uniqueness and dignity of each resident. ..
- REPAIR AND REGENERATION OF CENTRAL VISUAL PATHWAYSBen Barres; Fiscal Year: 1999..Our ultimate goal is to determine whether in vivo delivery of RGC survival factors together with substances that mimic electrical activity will promote axonal regeneration after injury. ..
- OPTIC NERVE MYELINATIONBen Barres; Fiscal Year: 2007..Understanding how myelination is regulated may suggest new ways of enhancing remyelination after injury or diseases such as optic neuritis and Multiple Sclerosis. ..