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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/153958
Type:
Presentation
Title:
Decision-Making On Breastfeeding among Chinese Women in Taiwan
Abstract:
Decision-Making On Breastfeeding among Chinese Women in Taiwan
Conference Sponsor:Sigma Theta Tau International
Conference Year:2010
Author:Chen, Wil-Lie, PhD
P.I. Institution Name:China Medical University
Title:Associate Professor
Co-Authors:Zxyyann Lu, PhD; Chao-Huei Chen, MD
21st INRC [Research Presentation] Purpose: Chinese women's breastfeeding practices are dealing with health professionals' and laymen's information in the Western biomedical care system in Taiwan, but few studies have examined this issue in depth. The purpose of this study was to explore Chinese women's experiences dealing with breastfeeding practice and to explore the implications for providing culturally competent care in Taichung area, Taiwan. Methods: A qualitative study was used. Semi-structured interviewed with purposively sample of 21 Chinese women at two months post-partum stage were conducted. The interviews were tape recorded and verbatim transcribed. All the transcriptions were analyzed in developing coding categories and identify themes. Results: Two major themes were identified: the value of empirical based knowledge and findings a point of balance. Throughout these two major themes it was evident that Chinese women evaluated all the information that they received from all health professionals' and laymen's opinions and developed appropriate strategies to managing their breastfeeding practices. Conclusion: The findings of this study was showed that the difficulty for health professionals and family caregivers to provide culturally competence care. When implementing breastfeeding practice, it is important to consider the complexities inherent in the blending of cultural care across divergent worldviews and serve as a foundation for further investigation in this field.
Repository Posting Date:
26-Oct-2011
Date of Publication:
17-Oct-2011
Sponsors:
Sigma Theta Tau International

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dc.typePresentationen_GB
dc.titleDecision-Making On Breastfeeding among Chinese Women in Taiwanen_GB
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/153958-
dc.description.abstract<table><tr><td colspan="2" class="item-title">Decision-Making On Breastfeeding among Chinese Women in Taiwan</td></tr><tr class="item-sponsor"><td class="label">Conference Sponsor:</td><td class="value">Sigma Theta Tau International</td></tr><tr class="item-year"><td class="label">Conference Year:</td><td class="value">2010</td></tr><tr class="item-author"><td class="label">Author:</td><td class="value">Chen, Wil-Lie, PhD</td></tr><tr class="item-institute"><td class="label">P.I. Institution Name:</td><td class="value">China Medical University</td></tr><tr class="item-author-title"><td class="label">Title:</td><td class="value">Associate Professor</td></tr><tr class="item-email"><td class="label">Email:</td><td class="value">wlchen@mail.cmu.edu.tw</td></tr><tr class="item-co-authors"><td class="label">Co-Authors:</td><td class="value">Zxyyann Lu, PhD; Chao-Huei Chen, MD</td></tr><tr><td colspan="2" class="item-abstract">21st INRC [Research Presentation] Purpose: Chinese women's breastfeeding practices are dealing with health professionals' and laymen's information in the Western biomedical care system in Taiwan, but few studies have examined this issue in depth. The purpose of this study was to explore Chinese women's experiences dealing with breastfeeding practice and to explore the implications for providing culturally competent care in Taichung area, Taiwan. Methods: A qualitative study was used. Semi-structured interviewed with purposively sample of 21 Chinese women at two months post-partum stage were conducted. The interviews were tape recorded and verbatim transcribed. All the transcriptions were analyzed in developing coding categories and identify themes. Results: Two major themes were identified: the value of empirical based knowledge and findings a point of balance. Throughout these two major themes it was evident that Chinese women evaluated all the information that they received from all health professionals' and laymen's opinions and developed appropriate strategies to managing their breastfeeding practices. Conclusion: The findings of this study was showed that the difficulty for health professionals and family caregivers to provide culturally competence care. When implementing breastfeeding practice, it is important to consider the complexities inherent in the blending of cultural care across divergent worldviews and serve as a foundation for further investigation in this field.</td></tr></table>en_GB
dc.date.available2011-10-26T12:38:23Z-
dc.date.issued2011-10-17en_GB
dc.date.accessioned2011-10-26T12:38:23Z-
dc.description.sponsorshipSigma Theta Tau Internationalen_GB
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