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Fertility issues: the perceptions and experiences of young men recently diagnosed and treated for cancer

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Purpose: To explore fertility issues for young men who had been diagnosed and treated for cancer and to examine communication problems surrounding these fertility issues. Method: Narrative interviews were conducted with 21 young men previously treated for cancer in the United Kingdom. Eighteen talked about fertility issues at some length. A qualitative interpretive approach was taken, combining thematic analysis with constant comparison. Results: Communication about sperm storage was sometime...

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Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Medical Sciences Division - Public Health - Primary Care
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Medical Sciences Division - Public Health - Primary Care
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Medical Sciences Division - Public Health - Primary Care
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Medical Sciences Division - Public Health - Primary Care
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Medical Sciences Division - Public Health - Primary Care
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Sue Ziebland
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Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
Journal of Adolescent Health Journal website
Volume:
40
Issue:
1
Pages:
69-75
Publication date:
2007-01-05
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ISSN:
1054-139X
URN:
uuid:968a229b-dfd5-4d15-860d-0cafec9f21a5
Local pid:
ora:4319

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