Conducting a qualitative culture study of pediatric palliative care.


Journal Article

While conducting a grounded theory study of Chinese American and Mexican American families' experiences in pediatric palliative care, we encountered a number of unanticipated challenges regarding project development, Institutional Review Boards, recruitment, data collection, and data analysis. In this article, we describe our experiences, strategies, and insights for the benefit of other researchers and clinicians in the field.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Davies, B; Larson, J; Contro, N; Reyes-Hailey, C; Ablin, AR; Chesla, CA; Sourkes, B; Cohen, H

Published Date

  • January 2009

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 19 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 5 - 16

PubMed ID

  • 19001106

Pubmed Central ID

  • 19001106

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1049-7323

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1177/1049732308327346


  • eng