Volume 6 (2011)

Number 4


Three new Editors! Lillemor Hallberg

Review Articles

‘‘Hitting the wall’’: Lived experiences of mental health crises Marit Borg, Bengt Karlsson, Ann-Mari Lofthus, Larry Davidson

Empirical Studies

The lived experience of stroke survivors with early depressive symptoms: A longitudinal perspective Siren E. Kouwenhoven, Marit Kirkevold, Knut Engedal, Stian Biong, Hesook S. Kim
Survivors’ experiences from a train crash Rebecca Forsberg, Britt-Inger Saveman
Acceptance and expectance: Cultural norms for alcohol use in Denmark Mette Grønkjær, Tine Curtis, Charlotte de Crespigny, Charlotte Delmar
Being altruistically egoistic - Nursing aides’ experiences of caring for older persons with mental disorders Gunilla Martinsson, Lena Wiklund-Gustin, Christina Lindholm, Ingegerd Fagerberg

Theorethical/philosophical Articles

Health and Caring - from a European perspective

Guest Editorial Karin Dahlberg
Exploring the development of a cultural care framework for European caring science John W. Albarran, Elizabeth Rosser, Shirley Bach, Lisbeth Uhrenfeldt, Pranee Lundberg, Kate Law

Number 3

Empirical Studies

Corroborating indicates nurses’ ethical values in a geriatric ward Lise-Lotte Jonasson, Per-Erik Liss, Björn Westerlind, Carina Berterö
Children’s understandings’ of obesity, a thematic analysis Amy L. Fielden, Elizabeth Sillence, Linda Little
Eliciting reflections on caring theory in elderly caring practice Albertine Elisabeth Ranheim, Anita Kärner, Carina Berterö
Living with a double burden: Meanings of pain for women with fibromyalgia Päivi Juuso, Lisa Skär, Malin Olsson, Siv Söderberg
The hard work of self-management: Living with chronic knee pain Bie Nio Ong, Clare Jinks, Andrew Morden

Number 2

Empirical Studies

The implications of autonomy: Viewed in the light of efforts to uphold patients dignity and integrity Charlotte Delmar, Nanny Alenius-Karlsson, Anette Højer Mikkelsen
Drawing and interpreting data: Children’s impressions of onchocerciasis and community-directed treatment with ivermectin (CDTI) in four onchocerciasis endemic countries in Africa Mary Amuyunzu-Nyamongo, Yolande Flore Longang Tchounkeu, Rahel Akumu Oyugi, Asaph Turinde Kabali, Joseph C. Okeibunor, Cele Manianga, Uche V. Amazigo
Four aspects of self-image close to death at home Ida Carlander, Britt-Marie Ternestedt, Eva Sahlberg-Blom, Ingrid Hellström, Jonas Sandberg
First time pregnant women’s experiences in early pregnancy Carin Modh, Ingela Lundgren, Ingegerd Bergbom

Number 1

Empirical Studies