Experiences of physical activity: A phenomenological study of individuals with cystic fibrosis
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Although extensive research has investigated the benefits of physical activity in cystic fibrosis, minimal exploration of the experiences for individuals from a qualitative, phenomenological perspective has been carried out. The aim of this study was to explore the subjective experiences of physical activity for individuals with cystic fibrosis. The health-care team, at an Adult Cystic Fibrosis Unit in the United Kingdom, recruited 12 participants to take part. Interview data were analysed using interpretative phenomenological analysis. A central theme of ‘self-monitoring’ emerged from the accounts and was embedded in the three super-ordinate themes.
Journal of Health Psychology;
Street, R., Mercer, J., Mills-Bennett, R., O’Leary, C. and Thirlaway, K. (2014) 'Experiences of physical activity: A phenomenological study of individuals with cystic fibrosis', Journal of Health Psychology, 31 (2), pp. 261-270
Dynodwr Gwrthrych Digidol (DOI)http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1359105314527141
This article was published in Journal of Health Psychology on 31 March 2014,(online) available at https://doi.org/10.1177/1359105314527141
Cardiff Metropolitan University (Grant ID: Cardiff Metropolian (Internal))