GUPEA >
Sahlgrenska Academy / Sahlgrenska akademin >
Institute of Health and Care Sciences / Inst för vårdvetenskap och hälsa >
Doctoral Theses / Doktorsavhandlingar Institutionen för vårdvetenskap och hälsa >

Children with spina bifida and their mothers in Palestine. Lived experiences , Self perceived health and sense of coherence


Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/2077/58496

Files in This Item:

File Description SizeFormat
gupea_2077_58496_1.pdfThesis frame997KbAdobe PDF
View/Open
gupea_2077_58496_8.pdfAbstract1127KbAdobe PDF
View/Open
Title: Children with spina bifida and their mothers in Palestine. Lived experiences , Self perceived health and sense of coherence
Authors: Hmeidan Nahal, Maha
E-mail: maha.nahhal@gu.se
n.maha@hotmail.com
mnahal@staff.alquds.edu
Issue Date: 20-Mar-2019
University: University of Gothenburg. Sahlgrenska Academy
Institution: Institute of Health and Care Sciences
Parts of work: I. Nahal, M. S. H., Wigert, H., Imam, A., & Axelsson, Å. B.(2017). From feeling broken to looking beyond broken:Palestinian mothers’ experiences of having a child with spina bifida. Journal of Family Nursing, 23(2), 226–251.
VIEW ARTICLE


II.Nahal, M. S. H., Axelsson, A. B., Imam, A., & Wigert, H.(2019). Palestinian children's narratives about living with spina bifida: Stigma, vulnerability, and social exclusion.Child: Care, Health and Development, 45(1), 54.
VIEW ARTICLE


III.Nahal, M. S. H., Wigert, H., Imam, A., & Axelsson, Å. B.(2019). Self-perceived health among children with spinabifida in the West Bank, Palestine. Manuscript.

IV.Nahal, M. S. H., Wigert, H., Imam, A., & Axelsson, Å. B.(2019). Assessment of health status in adolescents withspina bifida in the West Bank: Sense of coherence and selfperceived health. Manuscript.
Date of Defence: 2019-04-11
Disputation: Torsdagen den 11 april 2019, kl 13.00, Room 2118, Hälsovetarbacken, Hus 2, Arvid Wallgrens backe, Göteborg
Degree: Doctor of Philosophy (Health Care Sciences)
Publication type: Doctoral thesis
Keywords: Childhood
Disability
Experience
Family
Mother
Palestine
Perceived health
Phenomenological-hermeneutical
Spina bifida
Stigma
Sense of coherence
Abstract: ABSTRACT The overall aim in this thesis was to describe the lived experiences of children with spina bifida (SB) and their mothers while living under specific social and cultural conditions in West Bank, Palestine. A further aim was to gain knowledge about the impact of SB on self-perceived health and sense of coherence (SOC) among a group of children and adolescents with SB in comparison to their healthy peers. Study I and II involved narrative interviews with 20 mothers and 10 children, res... more
ISBN: 978-91-7833-376-9 (Print)
978-91-7833-377-6 (PDF)
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2077/58496
Appears in Collections:Doctoral Theses from Sahlgrenska Academy
Doctoral Theses from University of Gothenburg / Doktorsavhandlingar från Göteborgs universitet
Doctoral Theses / Doktorsavhandlingar Institutionen för vårdvetenskap och hälsa

 

 

© Göteborgs universitet 2011