The Impact of an Ostomy on the Sexual Lives of Persons With Stomas A Phenomenological Study


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Vural F., Harputlu D., Karayurt O., Suler G., Durmaz Edeer A., Ucer C., ...More

JOURNAL OF WOUND OSTOMY AND CONTINENCE NURSING, vol.43, no.4, pp.381-384, 2016 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 43 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/won.0000000000000236
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF WOUND OSTOMY AND CONTINENCE NURSING
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED)
  • Page Numbers: pp.381-384
  • Keywords: body image, ostomy, ostomy nursing, phenomenology, qualitative research, sexuality, QUALITY-OF-LIFE, COLORECTAL-CANCER PATIENTS, SURGERY, HEALTH, BODY, VIEW
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

PURPOSE: The purpose of this study was to describe the lived experiences of persons with stomas related to sexual function and perceptions and their expectations of the ostomy nurses who care for them.