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Enabling the flow of compassionate care: a grounded theory study.

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Compassion has become a topic of increasing interest within healthcare over recent years. Yet despite its raised profile, little research has investigated how compassionate care is enacted and what it means to healthcare professionals (HCPs). In a grounded theory study, we aimed to explore this topic from the perspective of people working with patients with type 2 diabetes – a long-term condition that involves repeated interactions with HCPs.

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
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10.1186/s12913-017-2120-8

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Primary Care; Primary Care Health Sciences
ORCID:
0000-0002-2155-2440
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
NDORMS
ORCID:
0000-0003-3973-360X
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Publisher:
BioMed Central Publisher's website
Journal:
BMC Health Services Research Journal website
Volume:
17
Issue:
1
Pages:
174
Publication date:
2017-03-05
Acceptance date:
2017-02-24
DOI:
EISSN:
1472-6963
ISSN:
1472-6963
Pubs id:
pubs:685325
URN:
uri:7cacd30a-8a06-441f-8489-d1992a37f068
UUID:
uuid:7cacd30a-8a06-441f-8489-d1992a37f068
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pubs:685325

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