The use of metaphors in non-Hodgkin's lymphoma patients undergoing chemotherapy.

@article{Chircop2018TheUO,
  title={The use of metaphors in non-Hodgkin's lymphoma patients undergoing chemotherapy.},
  author={Daren Chircop and Josianne Scerri},
  journal={Journal of advanced nursing},
  year={2018},
  volume={74 11},
  pages={
          2622-2629
        }
}
AIM The aim of this study was to explore the use of metaphors by non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (NHL) patients undergoing chemotherapy in a haematology ward setting. BACKGROUND There is a dearth of literature exploring the use of metaphors in people with cancer undergoing aggressive treatment. Hence, this study aims to explore the use of metaphors in NHL patients undergoing chemotherapy and additionally, examining whether the use of such metaphors has an empowering/disempowering effect. DESIGN A… CONTINUE READING
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