Resolution of spiritual disequilibrium by women newly diagnosed with breast cancer.

@article{Coward2004ResolutionOS,
  title={Resolution of spiritual disequilibrium by women newly diagnosed with breast cancer.},
  author={Doris Dickerson Coward and David L Kahn},
  journal={Oncology nursing forum},
  year={2004},
  volume={31 2},
  pages={E24-31}
}
PURPOSE/OBJECTIVES To describe the experience of restoring and maintaining spiritual equilibrium over a 14-month period by women newly diagnosed with breast cancer. RESEARCH APPROACH Qualitative approach, longitudinal design. SETTING Urban breast cancer resource center. PARTICIPANTS 10 women initially one to five months from diagnosis, 5 of whom attended an eight-week self-transcendence theory-based breast cancer support group. METHODOLOGIC APPROACH Audiotaped interviews conducted… CONTINUE READING

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