Qualitative analysis of the care of children in hospital in four countries-Part 2.

@article{Shields2001QualitativeAO,
  title={Qualitative analysis of the care of children in hospital in four countries-Part 2.},
  author={Linda Shields and Susan Jane King},
  journal={Journal of pediatric nursing},
  year={2001},
  volume={16 3},
  pages={206-13}
}
As part of a large study of the care of children in Australian, British, Indonesian, and Thai hospitals, qualitative methods were used to examine differences influenced by culture. Two groups were surveyed: parents of hospitalized children, and staff caring for them. Vignettes were used to invoke discussion, and content analysis was used to examine the data. Subjects were interviewed singly, or in focus groups. These interviews were audiotaped and transcribed for analysis. This article is the… CONTINUE READING