Haematological cancer patients: achieving a sense of empowerment by use of strategies to control illness.

@article{Bulsara2004HaematologicalCP,
  title={Haematological cancer patients: achieving a sense of empowerment by use of strategies to control illness.},
  author={Caroline Bulsara and Alison M Ward and David J. L. Joske},
  journal={Journal of clinical nursing},
  year={2004},
  volume={13 2},
  pages={251-8}
}
BACKGROUND The role that empowerment plays through involving haematological cancer patients and their families in their treatment and care is undeniable. It encompasses the implementation of various strategies to achieve a sense of empowerment. AIMS AND OBJECTIVES This phenomenological study sought to identify core strategies used by cancer patients regardless of their illness stage and prognosis who exhibited a strong sense of empowerment in coping with their condition. DESIGN A… CONTINUE READING