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Nurses' contribution to relatives' involvement in neurorehabilitation: Facilitators and barriers

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title = "Nurses' contribution to relatives' involvement in neurorehabilitation: Facilitators and barriers",
abstract = "Aim: The aim of the present study was to identify possible facilitators and barriers that differently positioned relatives are facing when being actively involved in the rehabilitation process of patients with traumatic brain injury.Design: A qualitative secondary analysis of data from a qualitative study.Methods: Data comprised participant observations and semi-structured interviews with relatives of patients with traumatic brain injury. Data were analysed using a qualitative content analysis.Results: Three exemplary cases illustrate how relatives' differential and unequal resources function as facilitators and barriers. Facilitators for involvement are as follows: participating in nursing care situations, the possibility for being present during hospitalization, the relationship with the providers, experience with illness, dedication and proactivity. Contrary, being reactive, non-participating in nursing care situations, unable to express own wants and needs, and minimal flexibility from workplace are barriers to involvement.",
keywords = "healthcare professionals, involvement, nursing, qualitative research, rehabilitation, relatives, traumatic brain injury",
author = "Rikke Guldager and Karen Willis and Kristian Larsen and Ingrid Poulsen",
note = "{\textcopyright} 2019 The Authors. Nursing Open published by John Wiley & Sons Ltd.",
year = "2019",
month = oct,
day = "1",
doi = "10.1002/nop2.326",
language = "English",
volume = "6",
pages = "1314--1322",
journal = "Open Journal of Nursing",
issn = "2162-5336",
publisher = "Scientific Research Publishing, Inc",
number = "4",

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TY - JOUR

T1 - Nurses' contribution to relatives' involvement in neurorehabilitation

T2 - Facilitators and barriers

AU - Guldager, Rikke

AU - Willis, Karen

AU - Larsen, Kristian

AU - Poulsen, Ingrid

N1 - © 2019 The Authors. Nursing Open published by John Wiley & Sons Ltd.

PY - 2019/10/1

Y1 - 2019/10/1

N2 - Aim: The aim of the present study was to identify possible facilitators and barriers that differently positioned relatives are facing when being actively involved in the rehabilitation process of patients with traumatic brain injury.Design: A qualitative secondary analysis of data from a qualitative study.Methods: Data comprised participant observations and semi-structured interviews with relatives of patients with traumatic brain injury. Data were analysed using a qualitative content analysis.Results: Three exemplary cases illustrate how relatives' differential and unequal resources function as facilitators and barriers. Facilitators for involvement are as follows: participating in nursing care situations, the possibility for being present during hospitalization, the relationship with the providers, experience with illness, dedication and proactivity. Contrary, being reactive, non-participating in nursing care situations, unable to express own wants and needs, and minimal flexibility from workplace are barriers to involvement.

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KW - healthcare professionals

KW - involvement

KW - nursing

KW - qualitative research

KW - rehabilitation

KW - relatives

KW - traumatic brain injury

U2 - 10.1002/nop2.326

DO - 10.1002/nop2.326

M3 - Journal article

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VL - 6

SP - 1314

EP - 1322

JO - Open Journal of Nursing

JF - Open Journal of Nursing

SN - 2162-5336

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ID: 58313411