Experience of dealing with moral responsibility as a mother with cancer.

@article{Elmberger2005ExperienceOD,
  title={Experience of dealing with moral responsibility as a mother with cancer.},
  author={Eva Elmberger and Christina Bolund and Kim L{\"u}tz{\'e}n},
  journal={Nursing ethics},
  year={2005},
  volume={12 3},
  pages={253-62}
}
This study explored how women with a diagnosis of cancer (lymphoma) deal with moral concerns related to their responsibility as parents. Ten women with cancer and who had children living at home were interviewed. The interviews were analysed according to the constant comparative method used in grounded theory. In order to provide a focus for the analysis, the ethics of care and the concept of mothering were used as sensitizing concepts. The core concept 'experience of dealing with moral… CONTINUE READING

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