Sudden cardiac death: the perspectives of Spanish survivors.

@article{PalaciosCea2011SuddenCD,
  title={Sudden cardiac death: the perspectives of Spanish survivors.},
  author={Domingo Palacios-Ce{\~n}a and Marta Elena Losa-Iglesias and Paloma Salvadores-Fuentes and C{\'e}sar Fern{\'a}ndez-de-Las-Pe{\~n}as},
  journal={Nursing & health sciences},
  year={2011},
  volume={13 2},
  pages={149-55}
}
Sudden cardiac death is an episode of sudden death from cardiac causes in previously healthy patients. The aim of this study was to investigate the life experiences of patients who were resuscitated successfully following a sudden cardiac death. Purposeful sampling was used to recruit the nine participants through the snowball technique. Unstructured interviews were carried out until data saturation was reached. The Giorgi method of analysis, which seeks to reduce the participant's experience… CONTINUE READING

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