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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/243373
Category:
Full-text
Type:
Presentation
Title:
I Want My Mommy:?Sibling's Experience with Childhood Cancer
Author(s):
Liao, Yuan-Ju
Lead Author STTI Affiliation:
N/A
Author Details:
Liao, YuanJu, RN, snoopyyuan@hotmail.com;
Abstract:
Purpose: To explore and describe the experience of healthy sibling who have brother or sister with cancer.

Methods: Qualitative study using phenomenology approaches was conducted. Interview was audio taped four healthy siblings aged 5 to 14 years and their family member 'and analyzed according to Colaizzi's guidelines and data analysis method proposed by the Nvivo 8.0 qualitative software.'

Results: Four domains were generated by Colaizzi (1978) method as follows: Encountering the impact of siblings with cancer, inevitable changes of the family life, mood fluctuation in daily life and reconstruction of the family life.

'Conclusion: The study findings indicated that parents play a vital role during child development period, and the challenges for siblings of children with cancer might be particularly more stressful than cancer children themselves and their parents.'The professionals can provide emotional support, practical assistance and information for them. Understand perception of the healthy siblings, which can provide important information for family-centered nursing care to assist those families having chronically ill children to adapt to the situation.

Keywords:
sibling; cancer child; experience
Repository Posting Date:
12-Sep-2012
Date of Publication:
12-Sep-2012 ; 12-Sep-2012
Conference Date:
2012
Conference Name:
23rd International Nursing Research Congress
Conference Host:
Sigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursing
Conference Location:
Brisbane, Australia

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.language.isoenen
dc.type.categoryFull-texten
dc.typePresentationen
dc.titleI Want My Mommy:?Sibling's Experience with Childhood Canceren
dc.contributor.authorLiao, Yuan-Juen
dc.contributor.departmentN/Aen
dc.author.detailsLiao, YuanJu, RN, snoopyyuan@hotmail.com;en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/243373-
dc.description.abstract<b>Purpose: </b>To explore and describe the experience of healthy sibling who have brother or sister with cancer. <p><b>Methods: </b>Qualitative study using phenomenology approaches was conducted. Interview was audio taped four healthy siblings aged 5 to 14 years and their family member 'and analyzed according to Colaizzi's guidelines and data analysis method proposed by the Nvivo 8.0 qualitative software.' <p><b>Results: </b>Four domains were generated by Colaizzi (1978) method as follows: Encountering the impact of siblings with cancer, inevitable changes of the family life, mood fluctuation in daily life and reconstruction of the family life. <p>'<b>Conclusion: </b>The study findings indicated that parents play a vital role during child development period, and the challenges for siblings of children with cancer might be particularly more stressful than cancer children themselves and their parents.'The professionals can provide emotional support, practical assistance and information for them. Understand perception of the healthy siblings, which can provide important information for family-centered nursing care to assist those families having chronically ill children to adapt to the situation.en
dc.subjectsiblingen
dc.subjectcancer childen
dc.subjectexperienceen
dc.date.available2012-09-12T09:21:19Z-
dc.date.issued2012-09-12-
dc.date.issued2012-09-12en
dc.date.accessioned2012-09-12T09:21:19Z-
dc.conference.date2012en
dc.conference.name23rd International Nursing Research Congressen
dc.conference.hostSigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursingen
dc.conference.locationBrisbane, Australiaen
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