Patient Perspectives on Living With an Enterostoma and Rehabilitation
The study is investigating the perspective of the patients who have actually experienced
having surgery and living with an enterostoma.
By applying this method it is possible to gain access and in depth knowledge of complex
issues including sensitive data. The dialogue with peers can lead to experiments and
associations which might stimulate the informants to produce new insights within the
individual and in the group.
The interviews will be transcribed in full and analyzed with qualitative content analysis
with a phenomenological and hermeneutical approach
Educational elements and themes that will optimize rehabilitation and patient education
Illumination and discussion of informants´ perspective on rehabilitation and patient education will
up until 10 months from interview
Anne K. Danielsen, Nurse, MaClN
Herlev University Hospital, department of surgery
Denmark: Danish Dataprotection Agency