To meet with a stroke: patients' experiences and aspects seen through a screen of crises.

@article{Nilsson1997ToMW,
  title={To meet with a stroke: patients' experiences and aspects seen through a screen of crises.},
  author={Inger Nilsson and Lilian Jansson and Astrid Norberg},
  journal={Journal of advanced nursing},
  year={1997},
  volume={25 5},
  pages={953-63}
}
The aim of this study was to elucidate the experiences of stroke victims during the course of disease and the first few months after discharge. Ten individuals, recently having suffered their first manifest stroke with lasting neurological symptoms, narrated their experiences and gave their views at two different appointments during the first few months after discharge. A deductive approach was applied, on the basis of the theory of developmental crises. The analyses of the interviews were… CONTINUE READING