Secrecy inhibits support: A grounded theory of community perspectives of women suffering from obstetric fistula, in Kenya.

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AIM this study aimed to gain understanding of the views of community members in relation to obstetric fistula. DESIGN AND METHOD a qualitative, grounded theory approach was adopted. Data were collected using in-depth interviews with 45 community members. The constant comparison method enabled generation of codes and subsequent conceptualisations, from the… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.midw.2016.10.001

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@article{Lavender2016SecrecyIS, title={Secrecy inhibits support: A grounded theory of community perspectives of women suffering from obstetric fistula, in Kenya.}, author={Tina Lavender and Sabina Wakasiaka and Linda McGowan and Matias Moraa and J Omari and Weston W Khisa}, journal={Midwifery}, year={2016}, volume={42}, pages={54-60} }