[Home ] [Archive]   [ فارسی ]  
:: Main :: About :: Current Issue :: Archive :: Search :: Submit :: Contact ::
:: Volume 7, Issue 2 (7-2018) ::
Journal of Clinical Nursing and Midwifery 2018, __VOLUME_4_(_3_ISSUE__): 158-169 Back to browse issues page
Victim of situation: experience familial caregiver with hemodialysis patient. A qualitative study
Shahriar Salehi Tali * , Kouroush Zarea, Ali Hasanpour
Shahrekord University of Medical Sciences, Shahrekord, Iran , sh_salehitali@yahoo.com
Abstract:   (3477 Views)
Background and Aims Today, 60% to 85% of chronic patients are cared by home caregivers and prolong care causes bitter experiences for the caregivers. This study aimed to assess the burden of care for patients undergoing hemodialysis from the point of family caregivers’ views.
Methods In this qualitative study, we used content analysis approach for data collection and analysis. The study participants were 17 family caregivers selected through purposive sampling method from four medical education centers affiliated to Ahvaz Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences, Iran. The relevant data were collected by quasi-structured interviews.
Results The following categories were emerged from interviews as follow: "care challenges", "the nature of long-term care", and ‘care in the shade". The categories share the main theme of "victim of the situation" experienced by the family caregivers of the patients undergoing hemodialysis.
Conclusion Monitoring the mental status of the caregivers, which reflects their experiences and attitudes is an appropriate tool for assessing the physical, mental, social, and functional aspects of care burden on caregivers and reflects their needs in the care process.
Keywords: Family caregivers, hemodialysis, victim of the situation’, qualitative study
Full-Text [PDF 6355 kb]   (605 Downloads)    
Type of Study: Orginal Article | Subject: Special
Received: 2017/09/4 | Accepted: 2018/06/17 | Published: 2018/08/7
Send email to the article author

Add your comments about this article
Your username or Email:


XML   Persian Abstract   Print

Download citation:
BibTeX | RIS | EndNote | Medlars | ProCite | Reference Manager | RefWorks
Send citation to:

salehi Tali S, zarea K, Hasanpour A. Victim of situation: experience familial caregiver with hemodialysis patient. A qualitative study. Journal of Clinical Nursing and Midwifery. 2018; 7 (2) :158-169
URL: http://jcnm.skums.ac.ir/article-1-795-en.html

Volume 7, Issue 2 (7-2018) Back to browse issues page
مجله بالینی پرستاری و مامایی Journal of Clinical Nursing and Midwifery
Persian site map - English site map - Created in 0.05 seconds with 32 queries by YEKTAWEB 3921