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dc.contributor.authorOliveira, A.-
dc.contributor.authorCorreia, F.-
dc.contributor.authorSá, C.-
dc.date.accessioned2016-01-06T10:48:48Z-
dc.date.available2016-01-06T10:48:48Z-
dc.date.issued2015-
dc.identifier.issn2039-9340-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10071/10543-
dc.description.abstractThe meaning attributed to cancer, when passing the patient-family boundary is, in some degree, also shared between health professionals, which can have effect on the professionals’ performance and influence the opinions of users about health services. The focus of this work is the analysis of social representations about patients with cancer, in a population of nurse students, professional nurses working with cancer patients, and professional nurses not working with cancer patients, of both sexes. Our main goal is to know their conceptions towards oncologic patients. The methodological option was the social representations theory. The data was retrieved by questionnaire using the free word association technique. Several Factorial Correspondence Analysis where made to identify the different dimensions (or dependent variables). In general, all professional groups represent oncologic patients by their physical alterations. Nurse students decipher cancer in a distant perspective, as the unknown and something that causes discomfort and eventually… death. In fact, patients with cancer are strongly associated to situations of pain, involving suffering, and death. Women show a more positive perception of cancer, supported in treatment and hoping for a healing possibility. Men demonstrate a greater difficulty in dissociating the patients with cancer of people who soon will die. There is still a long way to walk before cancer patients are no longer associated to a death sign.eng
dc.language.isoeng-
dc.publisherMCSER – Mediterranean Center of Social and Educational Research-
dc.rightsopenAccesspor
dc.subjectSocial representationseng
dc.subjectNursingeng
dc.subjectOncologic patienteng
dc.subjectCancereng
dc.subjectPaineng
dc.subjectDeatheng
dc.subjectHopeeng
dc.titlePatients with cancer: social representations in nursingeng
dc.typearticle-
dc.pagination495 - 502-
dc.publicationstatusPublicadopor
dc.peerreviewedyes-
dc.relation.publisherversionThe definitive version is available at: http://dx.doi.org/10.5901/mjss.2015.v6n6s4p495por
dc.journalMediterranean Journal of Social Sciences-
dc.distributionInternacionalpor
dc.volume6-
dc.number6 (S4)-
degois.publication.firstPage495-
degois.publication.lastPage502-
degois.publication.issue6 (S4)-
degois.publication.titlePatients with cancer: social representations in nursingeng
dc.date.updated2019-05-14T10:21:11Z-
dc.description.versioninfo:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion-
dc.identifier.doi10.5901/mjss.2015.v6n6s4p495-
dc.subject.fosDomínio/Área Científica::Ciências Médicas::Ciências da Saúdepor
dc.subject.fosDomínio/Área Científica::Ciências Sociais::Psicologiapor
iscte.identifier.cienciahttps://ciencia.iscte-iul.pt/id/ci-pub-25611-
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