waxler and morrison

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how many interviews were involved
18
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how many participants were involved in the research
133 women under 55
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what was the design of research
independent design of women with different levels of existing and ongoing soical networks
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describe the procedure
self-administered questionnaire, included questions on education level, who they were responsible for, the contact they had with friends and family their perception of support from otheres
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how did the researchers gather details on the P's medical history
abstracted from their medical records, theri survival and recurrence rates checked in 1985
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what were the 6 aspects of the social network that were significantly linked with survival
martial status, support from friends, contact with friends, total support, social network and employment
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what did the qualitative data show
practical help such as childcare, cooking and getting to the hospital helped the most
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why were jobs seen as important
source of support and information
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how was the bias of retrospective removed
by the prospective aspect of the study - choosing a sample, assessing social networks and then waiting to see the outcome for patients
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