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Staff´s awareness of abuse in health care varies according to context and possibilities to act
Linköping University, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Gender and medicine. Linköping University, Faculty of Health Sciences.
Linköping University, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Gender and medicine. Linköping University, Faculty of Health Sciences.
2011 (English)In: JOURNAL OF PSYCHOSOMATIC OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY, ISSN 0167-482X, Vol. 32, no 2, 65-71 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Abstract [en]

Study design. aEuro integral Data were collected at a Swedish clinic of obstetrics and gynecology. Qualitative interviews with 21 informants were analysed with constant comparative analyses. Results. aEuro integral The core category -- Staffs awareness of AHC varies according to context and possibilities to act -- was derived from the interaction between five categories; Moral imagination, Relativism, Explanations, Dissociation from AHC and Acting against AHC. Awareness of AHC was not a permanent state that did/did not exist as all participants displayed both high and low awareness; depending on the context. Conclusion. aEuro integral Staffs awareness depends on more than personal characteristics; therefore, AHC interventions have to target individual behavior as well as cultures and structures in health care.

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Informa Healthcare , 2011. Vol. 32, no 2, 65-71 p.
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Ethics, patient safety, quality of care, qualitative method, abuse in health care, education
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Medical and Health Sciences
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URN: urn:nbn:se:liu:diva-68904DOI: 10.3109/0167482X.2011.555021ISI: 000290488700003OAI: oai:DiVA.org:liu-68904DiVA: diva2:422021
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Original Publication: Katarina Swahnberg and Barbro Wijma, Staffs awareness of abuse in health care varies according to context and possibilities to act, 2011, JOURNAL OF PSYCHOSOMATIC OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY, (32), 2, 65-71. http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/0167482X.2011.555021 Copyright: Informa Healthcare http://informahealthcare.com/Available from: 2011-06-10 Created: 2011-06-10 Last updated: 2012-04-06

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