The emotional sequelae of whistleblowing: findings from a qualitative study.

@article{Peters2011TheES,
  title={The emotional sequelae of whistleblowing: findings from a qualitative study.},
  author={Kath Peters and Lauretta Luck and Marie Hutchinson and Lesley Wilkes and Sharon Andrew and Debra Jackson},
  journal={Journal of clinical nursing},
  year={2011},
  volume={20 19-20},
  pages={2907-14}
}
AIMS AND OBJECTIVES To highlight and illuminate the emotional sequelae of whistleblowing from whistleblowers and subjects of whistleblowing complaints. BACKGROUND Whistleblowing has the potential to have a negative impact on individuals' physical and emotional well-being. However, few empirical studies have been conducted using qualitative methods to provide an in-depth exploration of the emotional consequences for those involved in whistleblowing incidents. DESIGN Qualitative narrative… CONTINUE READING