Understanding the Experience of Dominican American Women Living With Late-Stage Breast Cancer: A Qualitative Study.

@article{Pacsi2015UnderstandingTE,
  title={Understanding the Experience of Dominican American Women Living With Late-Stage Breast Cancer: A Qualitative Study.},
  author={Alsacia L. Pacsi},
  journal={Hispanic health care international : the official journal of the National Association of Hispanic Nurses},
  year={2015},
  volume={13 2},
  pages={86-96}
}
Hispanic women between the ages of 35 and 44 years who are often diagnosed with larger and more invasive malignant breast tumors have poorer outcomes and a higher mortality rate compared with non-Hispanic White women. Yet, there is a paucity of qualitative research focused on the lived experience of specific ethnic subgroups. The goal of this descriptive… CONTINUE READING