Patients’ anticipated actions following transient ischaemic attack symptoms: a qualitative vignette-based study
作者: Parker MaginTerry JoyceChristopher LeviDaniel Lasserson
来源数据库: SJBM BioMed 文献
DOI: 10.1186/s12875-017-0594-4
关键词: FAMILY PRACTICEGENERAL PRACTICEISCHAEMIC ATTACKTRANSIENTSTROKEDELIVERY OF HEALTH CAREHEALTH CARE QUALITYACCESS AND EVALUATIONHEALTH BEHAVIOUR
原始语种摘要: Transient Ischaemic Attack (TIA) requires urgent investigation and management. Urgent management reduces the risk of subsequent stroke markedly, but non-presentation or delays in patient presentation to health services have been found to compromise timely management. We aimed to explore general practice patients’ anticipated responses to TIA symptoms. This was a qualitative study employing semi-structured telephone interviews. Participants were recruited from respondents in an earlier quantitative study based in Australian general practices. Maximum variation purposive sampling of patients from that study (on the basis of age, rurality, gender and previous experience of stroke/TIA) continued until thematic saturation was achieved. After initial interviews explored knowledge of TIA and...
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影响因子:1.609 (2012)

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关键词翻译
关键词翻译
  • vignette 晕映
  • qualitative 质的
  • anticipated 预先
  • following 追踪
  • attack 侵蚀
  • actions 对策
  • transient 瞬变现象
  • based 基于
  • study 学习