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Author King, S. J. (Susan J.), 1959-

Title Negotiating life choices : living with motor neurone disease / Susan Jane King
Published [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2005


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  616.839 Kin/Nlc  AVAILABLE
Description xv, 310 leaves ; 30 cm
Summary This grounded theory study explored the illness experience of twenty-five people diagnosed with MND. Analysis elicited the illness as "ongoing change and adaptation". Further that, in the absence of any guidelines on how to live with the disease, participants made decisions and choices about life based on maintaining their personal integrity. It was "hard work"
Notes Submitted to the School of Nursing of the Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences, Deakin University
Thesis (Ph.D.)--Deakin University, Victoria, 2005
Degree conferred 2006
Bibliography Bibliography: leaves 261-291
Subject Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.
Amyotropic lateral sclerosis -- Patients -- Australia
Genre/Form Academic theses.
Author Deakin University. Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences
Deakin University. School of Nursing.