Living with heart failure without realising: a qualitative patient study.

@article{Andersson2012LivingWH,
  title={Living with heart failure without realising: a qualitative patient study.},
  author={Lena Andersson and Irene Eriksson},
  journal={British journal of community nursing},
  year={2012},
  volume={17 12},
  pages={630, 632-7}
}
Heart failure is an important problem in Swedish primary healthcare as in the U.K. In spite of that little is known about how people with heart failure experience support from primary healthcare. This paper investigates how people with heartfailure experience support in primary healthcare. Semi structured interviews were conducted with five men and five women, born 1922-1951. The interviews were analyzed with qualitative content analysis in accordance with Graneheim and Lundman (2004). The… CONTINUE READING