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International Journal of Qualitative Studies on Health & Well-Being

ISSN: 1748--2623
Publisher: Co-Action


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Being altruistically egoistic—Nursing aides’ experiences of caring for older persons with mental disorders

Author(s): Gunilla Martinsson | Lena Wiklund-Gustin | Christina Lindholm | Ingegerd Fagerberg
Volume: 6
Issue: 4
Year: 2011
The experience being a partner to a spinal cord injured person: A phenomenological-hermeneutic study

Author(s): Sanne Angel | Niels Buus
Volume: 6
Issue: 4
Year: 2011
Concepts of health and well-being in managers: An organizational study

Author(s): Claude-Hélène Mayer | Christian Boness
Volume: 6
Issue: 4
Year: 2011
“Delivering knowledge and advice”: Healthcare providers’ experiences of their interaction with patients’ management of rheumatoid arthritis

Author(s): Ulrika Bergsten | Stefan Bergman | Bengt Fridlund | Barbro Arvidsson
Volume: 6
Issue: 4
Year: 2011
Torrenting values, feelings, and thoughts—Cyber nursing and virtual self-care in a breast augmentation forum

Author(s): Martin Salzmann-Erikson | Henrik Eriksson
Volume: 6
Issue: 4
Year: 2011
Acceptance and expectance: Cultural norms for alcohol use in Denmark

Author(s): Mette Grønkjær | Tine Curtis | Charlotte De Crespigny | Charlotte Delmar
Volume: 6
Issue: 4
Year: 2011
Social injury: An interpretative phenomenological analysis of the attitudes towards suicide of lay persons in Ghana.

Author(s): Joseph Osafo | Heidi Hjelmeland | Charity Akotia | Birthe Knizek
Volume: 6
Issue: 4
Year: 2011
Understanding the creative processes of phenomenological research: The life philosophy of Løgstrup

Author(s): Annelise Norlyk | Pia Dreyer | Anita Haahr | Bente Martinsen
Volume: 6
Issue: 4
Year: 2011
Three new Editors!

Author(s): Lillemor Hallberg
Volume: 6
Issue: 4
Year: 2011
Obesity, stigma, and responsibility in health care: A synthesis of qualitative studies

Author(s): Kirsti Malterud | Kjersti Ulriksen
Volume: 6
Issue: 4
Year: 2011
Survivors’ experiences from a train crash

Author(s): Rebecca Forsberg | Britt-Inger Saveman
Volume: 6
Issue: 4
Year: 2011
Transition from self-supported to living: Older people's experiences

Author(s): Sigrun Hvalvik | Inger Åse Reierson
Volume: 6
Issue: 4
Year: 2011
“Hitting the wall”: Lived experiences of mental health crises

Author(s): Marit Borg | Bengt Karlsson | Ann-Mari Lofthus | Larry Davidson
Volume: 6
Issue: 4
Year: 2011
The lived experience of stroke survivors with early depressive symptoms: A longitudinal perspective

Author(s): Siren E. Kouwenhoven | Marit Kirkevold | Knut Engedal | Stian Biong | Hesook S. Kim
Volume: 6
Issue: 4
Year: 2011
Exploring the development of a cultural care framework for European caring science

Author(s): John Albarran | Elizabeth Rosser | Shirley Bach | Lisbeth Uhrenfeldt | Pranee Lundberg | Kate Law
Volume: 6
Issue: 4
Year: 2011
Intertwining caring science, caring practice and caring education from a lifeworld perspective—two contextual examples

Author(s): Ulrica Hörberg | Lise-lotte Ozolins | Margaretha Ekebergh
Volume: 6
Issue: 4
Year: 2011
Kinds of well-being: A conceptual framework that provides direction for caring

Author(s): Kathleen T. Galvin | Les Todres
Volume: 6
Issue: 4
Year: 2011
GUEST EDITORIAL

Volume: 6
Issue: 4
Year: 2011
“My quality of life is worse compared to my earlier life”

Author(s): Karen Synne Groven | Målfrid Råheim | Gunn Engelsrud
Volume: 5
Issue: 4
Year: 2010
The bodily presence of significant others: Intensive care patients’ experiences in a situation of critical illness

Author(s): Sven-Tore Dreyer Fredriksen | Tommy Svensson
Volume: 5
Issue: 4
Year: 2010
EDITORIAL

Author(s): Karin Dahlberg | Eva Gjengedal | Målfrid Råheim
Volume: 5
Issue: 4
Year: 2010
A case study of a mother's intertwining experiences with incest and postpartum depression

Author(s): Idun Røseth | Rob Bongaardt | Per-Einar Binder
Volume: 6
Issue: 3
Year: 2011
The hard work of self-management: Living with chronic knee pain

Author(s): Bie Nio Ong | Clare Jinks | Andrew Morden
Volume: 6
Issue: 3
Year: 2011
Living with a double burden: Meanings of pain for women with fibromyalgia

Author(s): Päivi Juuso | Lisa Skär | Malin Olsson | Siv Söderberg
Volume: 6
Issue: 3
Year: 2011
Eliciting reflections on caring theory in elderly caring practice

Author(s): Albertine Ranheim | Anita Kärner | Carina Berterö
Volume: 6
Issue: 3
Year: 2011
Children's understandings’ of obesity, a thematic analysis

Author(s): Amy L. Fielden | Elizabeth Sillence | Linda Little
Volume: 6
Issue: 3
Year: 2011
An occupational therapy approach to the support of a young immigrant female's mental health: A story of bicultural personal growth

Author(s): Parvin Pooremamali | Margareta Östman | Dennis Persson | Mona Eklund
Volume: 6
Issue: 3
Year: 2011
Corroborating indicates nurses’ ethical values in a geriatric ward

Author(s): Lise-Lotte Jonasson | Per-Erik Liss | Björn Westerlind | Carina Berterö
Volume: 6
Issue: 3
Year: 2011
Breastfeeding: An existential challenge—women's lived experiences of initiating breastfeeding within the context of early home discharge in Sweden

Author(s): Lina Palmér | Gunilla Carlsson | Margareta Mollberg | Maria Nyström
Volume: 5
Issue: 3
Year: 2010
Out of the wave: The meaning of suffering and relief from suffering as described in autobiographies by survivors of the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami

Author(s): Åsa Roxberg | Jessica Sameby | Sandra Brodin | Bengt Fridlund | António Barbosa da Silva
Volume: 5
Issue: 3
Year: 2010
Held to ransom: Parents of self-harming adults describe their lived experience of professional care and caregivers

Author(s): Britt-Marie Lindgren | Sture Åström | Ulla Hällgren Graneheim
Volume: 5
Issue: 3
Year: 2010
“Dwelling-mobility”: An existential theory of well-being

Author(s): Les Todres | Kathleen Galvin
Volume: 5
Issue: 3
Year: 2010
Living with severe physical impairment, Duchenne's muscular dystrophy and home mechanical ventilation

Author(s): Pia S. Dreyer | Birgit F. Steffensen | Birthe D. Pedersen
Volume: 5
Issue: 3
Year: 2010
Vulnerable, but strong: The spinal cord-injured patient during rehabilitation

Author(s): Sanne Angel
Volume: 5
Issue: 3
Year: 2010
To be an immigrant and a patient in Sweden: A study with an individualised perspective

Author(s): Elisabeth Björk Brämberg | Maria Nyström
Volume: 5
Issue: 3
Year: 2010
Health care professionals meeting with individuals with Type 2 diabetes and obesity: Balancing coaching and caution

Author(s): Irene Svenningsson | Lillemor R-M. Hallberg | Birgitta Gedda
Volume: 6
Issue: 2
Year: 2011
Minimizing the dysfunctional interplay between activity and recovery: A grounded theory on living with fibromyalgia

Author(s): Lillemor R.-M. Hallberg | Stefan Bergman
Volume: 6
Issue: 2
Year: 2011
The implications of autonomy: Viewed in the light of efforts to uphold patients dignity and integrity

Author(s): Charlotte Delmar, Phd | Nanny Alenius-Karlsson, Rn | Anette Højer Mikkelsen, Msc
Volume: 6
Issue: 2
Year: 2011
Drawing and interpreting data: Children's impressions of onchocerciasis and community-directed treatment with ivermectin (CDTI) in four onchocerciasis endemic countries in Africa

Author(s): Mary Amuyunzu-Nyamongo | Yolande Flore Longang Tchounkeu | Rahel Akumu Oyugi | Asaph Turinde Kabali | Joseph C. Okeibunor | Cele Manianga | Uche V. Amazigo
Volume: 6
Issue: 2
Year: 2011
Maintaining families’ well-being in everyday life

Author(s): Kristina Ziegert
Volume: 6
Issue: 2
Year: 2011
Hunting for health, well-being, and quality of life

Author(s): Ove Svensson | Lillemor R-M Hallberg
Volume: 6
Issue: 2
Year: 2011
Supporting positive dimensions of health, challenges in mental health care

Author(s): Henrika Jormfeldt
Volume: 6
Issue: 2
Year: 2011
Four aspects of self-image close to death at home

Author(s): Ida Carlander | Britt-Marie Ternestedt | Eva Sahlberg-Blom | Ingrid Hellström | Jonas Sandberg
Volume: 6
Issue: 2
Year: 2011
The composite first person narrative: Texture, structure, and meaning in writing phenomenological descriptions

Author(s): Marcia Stanley Wertz | Marcianna Nosek | Susan McNiesh | Elizabeth Marlow
Volume: 6
Issue: 2
Year: 2011
First time pregnant women's experiences in early pregnancy

Author(s): Modh Carin | Ingela Lundgren | Ingegerd Bergbom
Volume: 6
Issue: 2
Year: 2011
Emotional knowing in nursing practice: In the encounter between life and death

Author(s): Inger James | Birgitta Andershed | Bernt Gustavsson | Britt-Marie Ternestedt
Volume: 5
Issue: 2
Year: 2010
Understanding unexpected courses of multiple sclerosis among patients using complementary and alternative medicine: A travel from recipient to explorer

Author(s): Anita Salamonsen | Laila Launsø | Tove E. Kruse | Sissel H. Eriksen
Volume: 5
Issue: 2
Year: 2010
Patients’ independence of a nurse for the administration of subcutaneous anti-TNF therapy: A phenomenographic study

Author(s): Ingrid Larsson | Stefan Bergman | Bengt Fridlund | Barbro Arvidsson
Volume: 5
Issue: 2
Year: 2010
Visualism and technification—the patient behind the screen

Author(s): Sofia Almerud-Österberg
Volume: 5
Issue: 2
Year: 2010
Dilemmas in the process of weight reduction: Exploring how women experience training as a means of losing weight

Author(s): Karen Synne Groven | Gunn Engelsrud
Volume: 5
Issue: 2
Year: 2010
Living with Parkinson's disease—managing identity together

Author(s): Kerstin Stieber Roger | Maria I. Medved
Volume: 5
Issue: 2
Year: 2010
Dietary Advice on Prescription: A novel approach to dietary counseling

Author(s): Gunnar Johansson
Volume: 6
Issue: 2
Year: 2011
Promoting survival: A grounded theory study of consequences of modern health practices in Ouramanat region of Iranian Kurdistan

Author(s): Ahmad Mohammadpur | Mehdi Rezaei | Rasoul Sadeghi
Volume: 5
Issue: 2
Year: 2010
Elderly women's experiences of support when living with congestive heart failure

Author(s): Karin Sundin | Elisabeth Bruce | Ann-Sofi Barremo
Volume: 5
Issue: 2
Year: 2010
Introduction to a new book about health, lifestyle, and health promotion

Author(s): Lillemor Hallberg
Volume: 6
Issue: 2
Year: 2011
In what direction should we go to promote health in mental health care?

Author(s): Petra Svedberg
Volume: 6
Issue: 2
Year: 2011
Book Review

Volume: 5
Issue: 2
Year: 2010
Calibrating and adjusting expectations in life: A grounded theory on how elderly persons with somatic health problems maintain control and balance in life and optimize well-being

Author(s): Anne-Sofie Helvik | Valentina Cabral Iversen | Randi Steiring | Lillemor R-M Hallberg
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Joy without demands: Hospital clowns in the world of ailing children

Author(s): Lotta Linge
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Seniors’ experiences of living in special housing accommodation

Author(s): Ingela Hellberg | Veronica Augustsson | Ulla Hellström Muhli
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Hope in action—facing cardiac death: A qualitative study of patients with life-threatening disease

Author(s): Margrethe Aase Schaufel | Jan Erik Nordrehaug | Kirsti Malterud
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Changes in everyday life after discharge from day care rehabilitation

Author(s): Anita Tollén | Kitty Kamwendo | Ann-Britt Ivarsson
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Interaction with potential donors’ families: The professionals’ community of concern—a phenomenological study

Author(s): Aud Orøy | Kjell Erik Strømskag | Eva Gjengedal
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
What do individuals with schizophrenia need to increase their well-being

Author(s): Petra Gunnmo | Helena Fatouros Bergman
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
A need for “good eyes”: Experiences told by patients diagnosed with psychosis

Author(s): Inga Tidefors | Elisabeth Olin
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Struggling for recognition and inclusion–parents’ and pupils’ experiences of special support measures in school

Author(s): Joakim Isaksson | Rafael Lindqvist | Erik Bergström
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
A patient perspective in research on intercultural caring in maternity care: A meta-ethnography

Author(s): Anita Wikberg | Terese Bondas
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
A dependence that empowers—the meaning of the conditions that enable a good life with bipolar disorder

Author(s): Marie Rusner | Gunilla Carlsson | David Brunt | Maria Nyström
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Older Norwegians' understanding of loneliness

Author(s): Solveig Hauge | Marit Kirkevold
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Patient participation: A qualitative study of immigrant women and their experiences

Author(s): Elisabeth Björk Brämberg | Maria Nyström | Karin Dahlberg
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Meanings of being received and met by others as experienced by women with MS

Author(s): Malin Olsson | Lisa Skär | Siv Söderberg
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
“They can do whatever they want”: Meanings of receiving psychiatric care based on a common staff approach

Author(s): Per Enarsson | Per-Olof Sandman | Ove Hellzén
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Wishing for deburdening through a sustainable control after bariatric surgery

Author(s): My Engström | Anna Forsberg
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
EDITORIAL

Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Suffering caused by care—elderly patients’ experiences in community care

Author(s): Rune Svanström | Annelie Johansson Sundler | Mia Berglund | Lars Westin
Volume: 8
Year: 2013
What it means to be an adult child of a person with dementia

Author(s): Annika Kjällman-Alm | Karl-Gustaf Norbergh | Ove Hellzen
Volume: 8
Year: 2013
Living with clipped wings—Patients’ experience of losing a leg

Author(s): Annelise Norlyk | Bente Martinsen | Klaus Kjaer-Petersen
Volume: 8
Year: 2013
The experience of acculturative stress-related growth from immigrants’ perspectives

Author(s): Junhyoung Kim | Hakjun Kim
Volume: 8
Year: 2013
Standardization meets stories: Contrasting perspectives on the needs of frail individuals at a rehabilitation unit

Author(s): Bente Prytz Mjølstad | Anna Luise Kirkengen | Linn Getz | Irene Hetlevik
Volume: 8
Year: 2013
Lived experiences in help-seeking from the perspective of a mother with a dual diagnosis

Author(s): Minna A. Sorsa | Päivi Åstedt-Kurki
Volume: 8
Year: 2013
Music, health, and well-being

Author(s): Marie Strand Skånland
Volume: 8
Year: 2013
Patients’ experience of important factors in the healthcare environment in oncology care

Author(s): Maria Browall | Ingalill Koinberg | Hanna Falk | Helle Wijk
Volume: 8
Year: 2013
Music, health, and well-being: A review

Author(s): RAYMOND A. R. MacDonald
Volume: 8
Year: 2013
Improvisation and meaning

Author(s): Simon Gilbertson
Volume: 8
Year: 2013
Everyday music listening and affect regulation: The role of MP3 players

Author(s): Marie Strand Skånland
Volume: 8
Year: 2013
A threat to the understanding of oneself: Intensive care patients' experiences of dependency

Author(s): Kristina Lykkegaard | Charlotte Delmar
Volume: 8
Year: 2013
When Priests Become Predators: Profiles of Childhood Sexual Abuse Survivors

Author(s): Thomas S. Neuberger
Volume: 8
Year: 2013
I've lost the person I used to be—Experiences of the consequences of fatigue following myocardial infarction

Author(s): Ulla Fredriksson-Larsson | Pia Alsen | Eva Brink
Volume: 8
Year: 2013
Organic food as a healthy lifestyle: A phenomenological psychological analysis

Author(s): ELISABETH Von Essen | MAGNUS Englander
Volume: 8
Year: 2013
“It made me feel human”—a phenomenological study of older patients’ experiences of participating in a team meeting

Author(s): Elisabeth Lindberg | ULRICA Hörberg | Eva Persson | Margaretha Ekebergh
Volume: 8
Year: 2013
From risky to safer home care: health care assistants striving to overcome a lack of training, supervision, and support

Author(s): Lena Swedberg | Eva Hammar Chiriac | Lena Törnkvist | Ingrid Hylander
Volume: 8
Year: 2013
Becoming a parent to a child with birth asphyxia—From a traumatic delivery to living with the experience at home

Author(s): Alina Heringhaus | Michaela Dellenmark Blom | Helena Wigert
Volume: 8
Year: 2013
The meaning of actualization of self-care resources among a group of older home-dwelling people—A hermeneutic study

Author(s): Ulrika Söderhamn | Bjørg Dale | Olle Söderhamn
Volume: 8
Year: 2013
Quality criteria and generalization of results from qualitative studies

Author(s): Lillemor Hallberg
Volume: 8
Year: 2013
Elderly patients’ participation in emergency medical services when offered an alternative care pathway

Author(s): Veronica Vicente | Maaret Castren | Fredrik Sjöstrand | Birgitta Wireklint Sundström
Volume: 8
Year: 2013
The meaning of long-term caregiving for patients with frontal lobe dementia

Author(s): HEGE Rasmussen | OVE Hellzen
Volume: 8
Year: 2013
At the edge of vulnerability—lived experience of parents of children with cerebral palsy going through surgery

Author(s): Anne Solveig Iversen | Marit Graue | Målfrid Råheim
Volume: 8
Year: 2013
Travelling along a road with obstacles: Experiences of managing life to feel well while living with migraine

Author(s): Stina Rutberg | Kerstin Öhrling | Catrine Kostenius
Volume: 8
Year: 2013
Learning from tinnitus patients' narratives—A case study in the psychodynamic approach

Author(s): Nicolas Dauman | Soly I. Erlandsson
Volume: 7
Year: 2012
Trying to cope with everyday life—Emotional support in municipal elderly care setting

Author(s): Margaretha Norell Pejner | Kristina Ziegert | Annica Kihlgren
Volume: 7
Year: 2012
How community-dwelling seniors with multimorbidity conceive the concept of mental health and factors that may influence it: A phenomenographic study

Author(s): Åke Grundberg | Britt Ebbeskog | Madeleine Abrandt Dahlgren | Dorota Religa
Volume: 7
Year: 2012
Happiness in the neonatal intensive care unit: Merits of ethnographic fieldwork

Author(s): Jónína Einarsdóttir
Volume: 7
Year: 2012
Well-being dialogue: Elderly women's subjective sense of well-being from their course of life perspective

Author(s): Ann-Marie Svensson | Lena B. MÅrtensson | Ulla H. HellstrÖm Muhli
Volume: 7
Year: 2012
The influence of living conditions on adolescent girls’ health

Author(s): Margaretha Larsson | Annelie Johansson Sundler | Margaretha Ekebergh
Volume: 7
Year: 2012
Can the impact factor measure the quality of research?

Author(s): Lillemor Hallberg
Volume: 7
Year: 2012
An escape from agony: A qualitative psychological autopsy study of women's suicide in a post-conflict Northern Uganda

Author(s): Dorothy Kizza | Birthe Loa Knizek | Eugene Kinyanda | Heidi Hjelmeland
Volume: 7
Year: 2012
Patient decision making in the face of conflicting medication information

Author(s): Emily Elstad | Delesha M. Carpenter | Robert F. Devellis | Susan J. Blalock
Volume: 7
Year: 2012
Suffering caused by care—Patients’ experiences from hospital settings

Author(s): Mia Berglund | Lars Westin | Rune Svanström | Annelie Johansson Sundler
Volume: 7
Year: 2012
Understanding everyday life of morbidly obese adults-habits and body image

Author(s): Bjørg Christiansen | Lisbet Borge | May Solveig Fagermoen
Volume: 7
Year: 2012
Life situation and identity among single older home-living people: A phenomenological–hermeneutic study

Author(s): Bjørg Dale | Ulrika Söderhamn | Olle Söderhamn
Volume: 7
Year: 2012
“Peers, parents and phones”—Swedish adolescents and health promotion

Author(s): Anna-Karin Lindqvist | Catrine Kostenius | Gunvor Gard
Volume: 7
Year: 2012
Experiences of low back pain in adolescents in relation to physiotherapy intervention

Author(s): Anna Ahlqwist | Christina Sällfors
Volume: 7
Year: 2012
Grounded theory methodology - has it become a movement?

Author(s): Carina BerterÖ
Volume: 7
Year: 2012
Struggling for existence—Life situation experiences of older persons with mental disorders

Author(s): Gunilla Martinsson | Ingegerd Fagerberg | Christina Lindholm | Lena Wiklund-Gustin
Volume: 7
Year: 2012
How can we as researchers enhance the quality of our studies?

Author(s): Ingegerd Fagerberg
Volume: 7
Year: 2012
Medication use in the context of everyday living as understood by seniors

Author(s): Ann Holroyd | Britt Vegsund | Peter H. Stephenson | Rosanne E. Beuthin
Volume: 7
Year: 2012
Cancer patients’ experiences of using an Interactive Health Communication Application (IHCA)

Author(s): Gro H. Grimsbø | Gunn H. Engelsrud | Cornelia M. Ruland | Arnstein Finset
Volume: 7
Year: 2012
Care of the old—A matter of ethics, organization and relationships

Author(s): Ingegerd Fagerberg | Gabriella Engström
Volume: 7
Year: 2012
Being in want of control: Experiences of being on the road to, and making, a suicide attempt

Author(s): Katarina Skogman Pavulans | Ingrid Bolmsjö | Anna-Karin Edberg | Agneta Öjehagen
Volume: 7
Year: 2012
A project for future life—Swedish women's thoughts on childbearing lacking experience of giving birth and parenthood

Author(s): Malin Söderberg | Kyllike Christensson | Ingela Lundgren
Volume: 7
Year: 2012
At your service! Publishing and dissemination of scientific research

Author(s): Lillemor Hallberg
Volume: 7
Year: 2012
Are men from Mars and women from Venus?

Author(s): Bente Martinsen
Volume: 7
Year: 2012
Appetite and falls: Old age and lived experiences

Author(s): Marianne Mahler | Anneli Sarvimäki
Volume: 7
Year: 2012
Dealing with daily emotions—supportive activities for the elderly in a municipal care setting

Author(s): Margaretha Norell | Kristina Ziegert | Annica Kihlgren
Volume: 7
Year: 2012
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