From distance toward proximity: fathers lived experience of caring for their preterm infants.

@article{Lundqvist2007FromDT,
  title={From distance toward proximity: fathers lived experience of caring for their preterm infants.},
  author={Pia Lundqvist and Lena Hellstr{\"o}m Westas and Inger Kristensson Hallstr{\"o}m},
  journal={Journal of pediatric nursing},
  year={2007},
  volume={22 6},
  pages={490-7}
}
Open interviews with 13 fathers were performed, using a hermeneutic phenomenological method, to illuminate their lived experience of caring for their preterm infant. Their lived experience was expressed as a process moving from initial feelings of distance toward feelings of proximity. The process was described as a pendulum that was easily disturbed… CONTINUE READING