Coping Strategies of Jordanian Adolescents With Cancer: An Interpretive Phenomenological Analysis Study.

@article{Omari2017CopingSO,
  title={Coping Strategies of Jordanian Adolescents With Cancer: An Interpretive Phenomenological Analysis Study.},
  author={Omar Al Omari and Dianne Wynaden and Hasan Yousef Al-Omari and Moawiah M Khatatbeh},
  journal={Journal of pediatric oncology nursing : official journal of the Association of Pediatric Oncology Nurses},
  year={2017},
  volume={34 1},
  pages={
          35-43
        }
}
Interpretive phenomenological analysis methodology was used to explore coping strategies used by hospitalized Jordanian adolescents with cancer. In-depth face-to-face interviews were conducted with 10 Jordanian adolescents, aged 13 to18 years, who were receiving chemotherapy for cancer. During treatment, participants were confronted with physical, psychosocial, and emotional distresses resulting from the disease process, the treatment, and its associated side-effects. To cope with the impact of… CONTINUE READING

Topics from this paper.

Citations

Publications citing this paper.

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 62 REFERENCES

The lived experience of adolescents with haematological malignancies in Jordan: An interpretive phenomenological analysis study (Doctoral thesis)

O. Al Omari
  • Curtin University, Perth, Australia.
  • 2011
VIEW 3 EXCERPTS
HIGHLY INFLUENTIAL

Hope and spiritual well-being in adolescents with cancer.

  • Western journal of nursing research
  • 2008
VIEW 5 EXCERPTS
HIGHLY INFLUENTIAL

Fostering coping by adolescents with newly diagnosed cancer.

  • Seminars in oncology nursing
  • 2000
VIEW 4 EXCERPTS
HIGHLY INFLUENTIAL

Cancer in children and adolescents in Spain: incidence, treatment setting and provider specialty

  • Clinical & translational oncology : official publication of the Federation of Spanish Oncology Societies and of the National Cancer Institute of Mexico
  • 2016

Key facts about cancer

World Health Organization.
  • Retrieved
  • 2014

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…