Women's experiences of dating after breast cancer.

  title={Women's experiences of dating after breast cancer.},
  author={Laura-Kate E. Shaw and Kerry A Sherman and Julie T. Fitness and Breast Cancer Network Australia},
  journal={Journal of psychosocial oncology},
  volume={34 4},
This study examined women's experiences of romantically dating after breast cancer. Semistructured interviews were conducted with 22 female breast cancer survivors who attempted to form new relationships post-breast cancer. Interview transcripts were analyzed using grounded theory methodology. We identified an overarching theme of "navigating the breast cancer dating journey," comprising seven themes including women's decision to consider dating; ability/desire to commence a new relationship… CONTINUE READING
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