The emotional journey of women experiencing a breast abnormality

Using grounded theory, a multidisciplinary study team compared the narratives of 30 women who had recently experienced a breast cancer scare. Even though 10 women received a benign diagnosis, all women reported a difficult time prediagnosis, characterized by an array of emotions and contemplation of...

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Published in:Qualitative health research, Vol. 21, No. 10 (2011), p. 1316-34
Main Author: Blow, Adrian J
Other Involved Persons: Swiecicki, Paul ; Haan, Pam ; Osuch, Janet R ; Symonds, Laura L ; Smith, Stephanie S ; Walsh, Kyle ; Boivin, Michael J
Format: electronic Article
Language:English
ISSN:1049-7323
Item Description:Date Completed 22.03.2012
Date Revised 08.09.2011
published: Print-Electronic
Citation Status MEDLINE
Copyright: From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine
Physical Description:Online-Ressource
DOI:10.1177/1049732311405798
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