An Exploratory Study on Health and Illness Concepts in Hospitalized Preschoolers in Korea

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http://hdl.handle.net/10755/159412
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Presentation
Title:
An Exploratory Study on Health and Illness Concepts in Hospitalized Preschoolers in Korea
Abstract:
An Exploratory Study on Health and Illness Concepts in Hospitalized Preschoolers in Korea
Conference Sponsor:Midwest Nursing Research Society
Conference Year:2003
Author:Sung, Mi-Hae
Contact Address: Nursing Department, 633-165, Gaegeum-dong, Busanjin-gu, Busan, 614-735, South Korea
The purpose of this study was to explore the health and illness concepts of hospitalized preschoolers. The subjects were 52 hospitalized preschoolers from 3 to 6 grade in three general hospital. Data were collected through semistructured interviews by researcher. Data were coded and categorized by content analysis. The results are as follows: 1) Hospitalized preschoolers' answers about health concepts were coded and then classified to 7 categories (physical well-being, food, powerfulness, exercise, obedience to authority, cleanliness, sleep). 2) Hospitalized preschoolers' answers about health behavior to maintenance health were coded and then classified to 8 categories (food, obedience to authority, treatment, exercise, cleanliness, powerfulness, sleep, psychological stability). 3) Hospitalized preschoolers' answers about prevention of illness were coded and then classified to 9 categories (food, treatment, obedience to authority, powerfulness, emotional stability, psychological stability, exercise, physical well-being, ability of adaptation). 4) The level of health and illness concepts in this sample were higher than those of the physical causality. AN: MN030081
Repository Posting Date:
26-Oct-2011
Date of Publication:
17-Oct-2011
Sponsors:
Midwest Nursing Research Society

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dc.typePresentationen_GB
dc.titleAn Exploratory Study on Health and Illness Concepts in Hospitalized Preschoolers in Koreaen_GB
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/159412-
dc.description.abstract<table><tr><td colspan="2" class="item-title">An Exploratory Study on Health and Illness Concepts in Hospitalized Preschoolers in Korea </td></tr><tr class="item-sponsor"><td class="label">Conference Sponsor:</td><td class="value">Midwest Nursing Research Society</td></tr><tr class="item-year"><td class="label">Conference Year:</td><td class="value">2003</td></tr><tr class="item-author"><td class="label">Author:</td><td class="value">Sung, Mi-Hae</td></tr><tr class="item-address"><td class="label">Contact Address:</td><td class="value"> Nursing Department, 633-165, Gaegeum-dong, Busanjin-gu, Busan, 614-735, South Korea</td></tr><tr><td colspan="2" class="item-abstract">The purpose of this study was to explore the health and illness concepts of hospitalized preschoolers. The subjects were 52 hospitalized preschoolers from 3 to 6 grade in three general hospital. Data were collected through semistructured interviews by researcher. Data were coded and categorized by content analysis. The results are as follows: 1) Hospitalized preschoolers' answers about health concepts were coded and then classified to 7 categories (physical well-being, food, powerfulness, exercise, obedience to authority, cleanliness, sleep). 2) Hospitalized preschoolers' answers about health behavior to maintenance health were coded and then classified to 8 categories (food, obedience to authority, treatment, exercise, cleanliness, powerfulness, sleep, psychological stability). 3) Hospitalized preschoolers' answers about prevention of illness were coded and then classified to 9 categories (food, treatment, obedience to authority, powerfulness, emotional stability, psychological stability, exercise, physical well-being, ability of adaptation). 4) The level of health and illness concepts in this sample were higher than those of the physical causality. AN: MN030081 </td></tr></table>en_GB
dc.date.available2011-10-26T21:59:26Z-
dc.date.issued2011-10-17en_GB
dc.date.accessioned2011-10-26T21:59:26Z-
dc.description.sponsorshipMidwest Nursing Research Societyen_GB
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