CHE PhD Confirmation Seminar: 29th March 2019 – Is sharing ‘Caring’? – Nurses experiences with disclosing medical information to children
2pm-3pm, Friday 29th March 2019
Seminar room 410, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton
Presenter: Mervat El Ali, PhD candidate
Supervisors: Prof Lynn Gillam, Dr Sharon Licqurish, Prof Clare Delaney
The proposed study aims to explore the experience and attitude of nurses towards communication to children aged between 4 and 12, who have been hospitalised with a serious illness. The significance of this research is the potential communication strategies that may be implemented to improve a child’s psychological well-being during a period of significant change. Data will be collected through semi-structured interviews that will be recorded then transcribed verbatim. This qualitative study will take a phenomenological approach.
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