Chapter 6. The DIPEx Project: Collecting Personal Experiences of Illness and Health Care

  1. Brian Hurwitz1,
  2. Trisha Greenhalgh2 and
  3. Vieda Skultans3
  1. Andrew Herxheimer and
  2. Sue Ziebland

Published Online: 14 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470755167.ch7

Narrative Research in Health and Illness

Narrative Research in Health and Illness

How to Cite

Herxheimer, A. and Ziebland, S. (2004) The DIPEx Project: Collecting Personal Experiences of Illness and Health Care, in Narrative Research in Health and Illness (eds B. Hurwitz, T. Greenhalgh and V. Skultans), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Malden, Massachusetts, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470755167.ch7

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Professor of Medicine and the Arts, Department of English, King's College London, UK

  2. 2

    Professor of Primary Health Care, University College London, UK

  3. 3

    Professor of Social Anthropology, University of Bristol, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780727917928

Online ISBN: 9780470755167

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Keywords:

  • dipex project;
  • personal experiences;
  • health care;
  • association;
  • amsterdam

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • How DIPEx came about

  • DIPEx: what it is and what it does

  • Examples of findings from DIPEx narratives

  • Methodological and theoretical issues

  • Conclusion

  • Acknowledgement

  • End Note