Jordanian surgical nurses' experiences in caring for patients with postoperative pain.

@article{Abdalrahim2010JordanianSN,
  title={Jordanian surgical nurses' experiences in caring for patients with postoperative pain.},
  author={Maysoon Saleem Abdalrahim and Sawsan A Majali and Ingegerd L Bergbom},
  journal={Applied nursing research : ANR},
  year={2010},
  volume={23 3},
  pages={164-70}
}
This qualitative study aimed to describe surgical nurses' experiences in caring for patients with postoperative pain. Twelve expert Jordanian surgical nurses participated to provide data for this study. Texts were analyzed using Kvale's guidelines for analyzing qualitative data. Five themes emerged from the texts: being faced with patients' suffering, being caught between ideals and work conditions, facing neglect and misconceptions, being confronted with families' concerns and hostility, and… CONTINUE READING

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