Views of Iranian patients on life with cancer: a phenomenological study.

@article{Nasrabadi2011ViewsOI,
  title={Views of Iranian patients on life with cancer: a phenomenological study.},
  author={Alireza Nikbakht Nasrabadi and Abbas Houshmand Bahabadi and Fatemeh S. Hashemi and Sina Valiee and Hadi Seif},
  journal={Nursing & health sciences},
  year={2011},
  volume={13 2},
  pages={216-20}
}
Cancer is one of the major causes of death worldwide. The diagnosis of this disease can cause significant stress, which destroys the patient's hopes, dreams and expectations. The aim of this qualitative phenomenological study was to explore the perceptions of 23 Iranian patients about life with cancer using in-depth and semi-structured interviews as the… CONTINUE READING