'Getting to know myself': Changing Needs and Gaining Knowledge among People with Cancer
Tritter, Jonathan Q. (2009) 'Getting to know myself': Changing Needs and Gaining Knowledge among People with Cancer. In: Denny, E. and Earle, S., (eds.) The sociology of long term conditions and nursing practice. Sociology and Nursing Practice . Basingstoke, Hampshire: Palgrave Macmillan Ltd., pp. 151-168. ISBN 978-0-2305-1646-5Full text not available from this repository.
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Book Abstract: In recent years there have been major developments in how long term conditions are managed and so it is important nurses understand the rationale behind policy initiatives and their implications for practice. This timely book provides a unique examination of the sociology surrounding long term conditions and the experiences of the patients who have them. It examines the social context of chronic illness and contains individual chapters on the common long term conditions present in the United Kingdom today.
|Item Type:||Book Item|
|Subjects:||H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare|
|Divisions:||Faculty of Social Sciences > Warwick Business School > International Centre for Governance & Public Management
Faculty of Social Sciences > Warwick Business School
|Series Name:||Sociology and Nursing Practice|
|Publisher:||Palgrave Macmillan Ltd.|
|Place of Publication:||Basingstoke, Hampshire|
|Book Title:||The sociology of long term conditions and nursing practice|
|Editor:||Denny, E. and Earle, S.|
|Number of Pages:||18|
|Page Range:||pp. 151-168|
|Access rights to Published version:||Restricted or Subscription Access|
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