Experiencing chronic illness: cocreating new understandings.

  title={Experiencing chronic illness: cocreating new understandings.},
  author={Pamela M Ironside and Martha M Scheckel and Constance Wessels and Mary E Bailey and Sharon Powers and Deana K Seeley},
  journal={Qualitative health research},
  volume={13 2},
This study was conducted as part of a research course in which new partnerships with area citizens and community-driven programs of research were developed. Working together, the teachers, students, and citizens were able to document their practical knowledge through conducting a study of the lived experiences of chronic illness using Heideggerian hermeneutical phenomenology. The pattern, Experiencing Chronic Illness: Cocreating New Understanding, and three themes emerged during the analysis of… CONTINUE READING