Stoma care: the patient's perspective.

  title={Stoma care: the patient's perspective.},
  author={Pat Deeny and H M McCrea},
  journal={Journal of advanced nursing},
  volume={16 1},
This was a qualitative study, the design of which was based on ideas from the grounded theory approach to data collection and analysis. The study examined the concept of human needs from the perspectives of individuals who have an ileostomy or a colostomy and attempted to ascertain their evaluation of the way in which their needs were fulfilled during the time they spent in hospital. Respondents consisted of a convenience sample of six individuals who had recent experience of surgery involving… CONTINUE READING

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