Chapter 7. Coming Out as Ill: Understanding Self-Disclosure in Chronic Illness from a Meta-Synthesis of Qualitative Research

  1. Christine Webb1 and
  2. Brenda Roe2
  1. Barbara L. Paterson

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470692127.ch7

Reviewing Research Evidence for Nursing Practice: Systematic Reviews

Reviewing Research Evidence for Nursing Practice: Systematic Reviews

How to Cite

Paterson, B. L. (2007) Coming Out as Ill: Understanding Self-Disclosure in Chronic Illness from a Meta-Synthesis of Qualitative Research, in Reviewing Research Evidence for Nursing Practice: Systematic Reviews (eds C. Webb and B. Roe), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470692127.ch7

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Professor of Health Studies, Faculty of Health and Social Care, University of Plymouth, UK

  2. 2

    Professor of Health Sciences, Institute of Health Research, Faculty of Health and Applied, Social Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405144230

Online ISBN: 9780470692127

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Keywords:

  • chronic illness;
  • meta-synthesis;
  • social sciences;
  • AIDS;
  • antiretroviral therapy

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • The Meta-study Project

  • Challenges in the Meta-study Project

  • Conclusion

  • References

  • Appendix 7.1

  • Appendix 7.2