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Document Typology: Research
Methodology addressed by the publication:International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health
Title of document: Chronic illness: the confrontation for the family
Name of author(s): Silva LF - Guedes MVC - Moreira RP - Souza ACC
Name of publisher: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem (ACTA PAUL ENFERMAGEM), 2002 Jan-Mar; 15(1): 40-7 (12 ref)
Language of the publication: English
Language of the review: English
Summary:
The chronic sick person faces alterations in its style of life provoked by the illness in itself and the recurrence of hospital internments. This fact is shared by the family who day-by-day go along with it, also in the periods of the internments. This study had as objective to describe the occurred alterations in the daily of the families where one of its elements carrying of chronic illness exists and to identify supporting networks that if the form in this situations. Mediated for interviews half-structuralized, we have talked to familiar accompanied by interned people for chronic illness in hospital unit of cardiology and pneumology, in Fortaleza-Ceara. From the gotten data it was possible to learn that to be ill chronically it unchains difficulties related to the structural-emotional conditions and familiar involvement in the confrontation of that situation. Still one identified the formation of social networks in the fetching of alternative and facilitation of this confrontation. One considers, therefore, necessary the approach between nurse, familiar and supporting networks of this clientele aiming at understanding and co-construction in the resolution of possible appeared problems.
Reviewer's comments on the document:
This study had as objective to describe the occurred alterations in the daily of the families where one of its elements carrying of chronic illness exists and to identify supporting networks that if the form in this situations
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