lnu.sePublikasjoner
Endre søk
RefereraExporteraLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Referera
Referensformat
  • apa
  • harvard1
  • ieee
  • modern-language-association-8th-edition
  • vancouver
  • Annet format
Fler format
Språk
  • de-DE
  • en-GB
  • en-US
  • fi-FI
  • nn-NO
  • nn-NB
  • sv-SE
  • Annet språk
Fler språk
Utmatningsformat
  • html
  • text
  • asciidoc
  • rtf
Caring for patients with spinal metastasis during an MRI examination
Linnéuniversitetet, Fakulteten för Hälso- och livsvetenskap (FHL), Institutionen för hälso- och vårdvetenskap (HV).ORCID-id: 0000-0003-0740-0130
Lund University.
Linnéuniversitetet, Fakulteten för Hälso- och livsvetenskap (FHL), Institutionen för hälso- och vårdvetenskap (HV).ORCID-id: 0000-0002-5719-7102
Linnéuniversitetet, Fakulteten för Hälso- och livsvetenskap (FHL), Institutionen för hälso- och vårdvetenskap (HV).ORCID-id: 0000-0003-0017-5188
2018 (engelsk)Inngår i: Radiography, ISSN 1078-8174, E-ISSN 1532-2831, Vol. 24, nr 1, s. 79-83Artikkel i tidsskrift (Fagfellevurdert) Published
Abstract [en]

Introduction: Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is without question the best tool used for diagnosing and evaluating spinal metastasis. An MRI examination is known to be of great value for the treatment planning and survival of these patients. Radiographers have an important role in how the quality of care is experienced by the patients during an MRI examination. The purpose of the study was to describe the radiographers’ perceptions of caring for patients with spinal metastasis during an examination with MRI.

Methods: Phenomenography was used to analyze the data in this study. Ten radiographers, one male and nine females were interviewed about their perception of caring for patients with spinal metastasis during an MRI examination.

Results: The findings showed that the radiographers’ caring perspective influenced their approach towards what they consider to be essential in the care of patients with spinal metastasis. This can impact the extent of the adjustment to the care needs of the patients. Furthermore, the findings showed that there was a strong connection between the radiographers’ care approach and preparedness to personalize the care.

Conclusion: This study shows that it is important to be flexible when providing care for the patients. A person-centered care is achieved when the caring perspective is based on the patient’s view and adjustments are made in agreement with the patient.

sted, utgiver, år, opplag, sider
Elsevier, 2018. Vol. 24, nr 1, s. 79-83
Emneord [en]
MRI, Nurse-patient interaction, Care giving
HSV kategori
Forskningsprogram
Hälsovetenskap, Omvårdnad
Identifikatorer
URN: urn:nbn:se:lnu:diva-65561DOI: 10.1016/j.radi.2017.06.001ISI: 000419239200017PubMedID: 29306380Scopus ID: 2-s2.0-85020942078OAI: oai:DiVA.org:lnu-65561DiVA, id: diva2:1111869
Tilgjengelig fra: 2017-06-19 Laget: 2017-06-19 Sist oppdatert: 2019-08-29bibliografisk kontrollert
Inngår i avhandling
1. Hjälp mig att hjälpa dig!: upplevelser och uppfattningar av undersökning med MRT för personer med metastaser i ryggen
Åpne denne publikasjonen i ny fane eller vindu >>Hjälp mig att hjälpa dig!: upplevelser och uppfattningar av undersökning med MRT för personer med metastaser i ryggen
2018 (svensk)Doktoravhandling, med artikler (Annet vitenskapelig)
Abstract [en]

Aim: The overall aim was to explore how patients with spinal metastasesexperience a magnetic resonance imaging examination (MRI). Furthermore,the purpose was to investigate the radiographers’ perceptions of the patients’care needs and what measures can be taken to relieve the suffering associatedwith an MRI examination.

Methods: The design for all four studies was qualitative with content analysisused in Studies I, III and IV and a phenomenographic approach in Study II.

Main Findings: The results showed that the patients could experience worry,anxiety, insecurity and pain during an MRI examination. These adverse feelingscan be reduced by adjustments to the examination’s routines as well as byadjustments to the examination’s settings. A short break in the middle of theexamination can be beneficial if the patient is involved in the decision regardingthe break or other adjustments made in conjunction with the examination.Radiographers’ perceptions of the caring for patients were influenced by theircaring perspective and their approach towards what they consider to be essentialin the care of patients with spinal metastasis. The radiographers used theirintuition as a moral compass when they decided what, when and how to adjustthe different aspects of the MRI examination. A shortage of time can affect theextent of the adjustments that can be made as well as the establishment of acaring relationship with the patient.

Conclusions: The patients may feel a sense of security when they receive correctinformation prior to and during the examination. Patients want to influencetheir own care. The personalization and adjustments of the examinationroutines need to be performed in agreement with the patient. The radiographersshould not use intuition as the foundation for their care and assumptions aboutthe care needs of the patients should be avoided. The

sted, utgiver, år, opplag, sider
Växjö: Linnaeus University Press, 2018. s. 77
Serie
Linnaeus University Dissertations ; 320
Emneord
Magnetic resonance imaging, spinal metastasis, patient-centered care
HSV kategori
Forskningsprogram
Hälsovetenskap, Vårdvetenskap
Identifikatorer
urn:nbn:se:lnu:diva-73039 (URN)978-91-88761-58-3 (ISBN)978-91-88761-59-0 (ISBN)
Disputas
2018-05-25, Myrdal, Hus K, Växjö, 10:30 (svensk)
Opponent
Veileder
Tilgjengelig fra: 2018-04-19 Laget: 2018-04-19 Sist oppdatert: 2018-11-15bibliografisk kontrollert

Open Access i DiVA

Fulltekst mangler i DiVA

Andre lenker

Forlagets fulltekstPubMedScopus

Personposter BETA

Strand, ThomasRask, MikaelRoxberg, Åsa

Søk i DiVA

Av forfatter/redaktør
Strand, ThomasRask, MikaelRoxberg, Åsa
Av organisasjonen
I samme tidsskrift
Radiography

Søk utenfor DiVA

GoogleGoogle Scholar

doi
pubmed
urn-nbn

Altmetric

doi
pubmed
urn-nbn
Totalt: 62 treff
RefereraExporteraLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Referera
Referensformat
  • apa
  • harvard1
  • ieee
  • modern-language-association-8th-edition
  • vancouver
  • Annet format
Fler format
Språk
  • de-DE
  • en-GB
  • en-US
  • fi-FI
  • nn-NO
  • nn-NB
  • sv-SE
  • Annet språk
Fler språk
Utmatningsformat
  • html
  • text
  • asciidoc
  • rtf