@article { Cunha2017,
title = {Oncologic patients representations about the antineoplastic chemotherapy treatment },
author = {Cunha, Fernanda Furtado da and Vasconcelos, Esleane Vilela and Silva, Silvio Éder Dias da and Freitas, Karina de Oliveira },
journal = {Revista de Pesquisa: Cuidado é Fundamental Online },
number = {3 },
pages = {840-847 },
volume = {9 },
year = {2017 },
issn = {2175-5361 },
url = {http://nbn-resolving.de/urn:nbn:de:0168-ssoar-53489-4 },
abstract = {Objective: To understand and identify the representations of cancer patients on antineoplastic chemotherapy treatment and nursing care. Methods: Descriptive, qualitative research, analyzed regarding the phenomena of the Theory of Social Representations and content analysis technique proposed by Bardin, held from June 24 to July 31, 2015, with 22 patients diagnosed with cancer and under chemotherapy treatment. Results: After analysis of the collected material were consolidated four thematic units, named: "Chemotherapy: the chance of cure", "Nursing care in chemotherapy", "The daily life of interpersonal relationships during chemotherapy treatment" and "The difficulties during the chemotherapy". Conclusion: Through research, you can see the importance of health education for the understanding of patients and their families about cancer and its treatment.},
}