Facilitators and Threats to the Patient Dignity in Hospitalized Patients with Heart Diseases: A Qualitative Study

@inproceedings{Borhani2016FacilitatorsAT,
  title={Facilitators and Threats to the Patient Dignity in Hospitalized Patients with Heart Diseases: A Qualitative Study},
  author={Fariba Borhani and Abbas Abbaszadeh and Roghayeh Mehdipour Rabori},
  booktitle={International journal of community based nursing and midwifery},
  year={2016}
}
BACKGROUND Patient's dignity is an important issue which is highlighted in nursing It is an issue that is highly dependent on context and culture. Heart disease is the most common disease in Iran and the world. Identification of facilitator and threatening patient dignity in heart patients is vital. This study aimed to explore facilitator and threatening patient dignity in hospitalized patients with heart disease. METHODS This qualitative content analysis study was performed in 2014 in Kerman… CONTINUE READING