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  1. Anna-Greta Mamhidir, Mona Kihlgren & Venke Soerlie (2011). Be Known, Be Available, Be Mutual: A Qualitative Ethical Analysis of Social Values in Rural Palliative Care. BMC Medical Ethics (1):19-.
    Background: Although attention to healthcare ethics in rural areas has increased, specific focus on rural palliative care is still largely under-studied and under-theorized. The purpose of this study was to gain a deeper understanding of the values informing good palliative care from rural individuals' perspectives. Methods: We conducted a qualitative ethnographic study in four rural communities in Western Canada. Each community had a population of 10, 000 or less and was located at least a three hour travelling distance by car (...)
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  2. Anna-Greta Mamhidir, Mona Kihlgren & Venke Soerlie (2010). Malnutrition in Elder Care: Qualitative Analysis of Ethical Perceptions of Politicians and Civil Servants. [REVIEW] BMC Medical Ethics 11 (1):1-7.
    BackgroundFew studies have paid attention to ethical responsibility related to malnutrition in elder care. The aim was to illuminate whether politicians and civil servants reason about malnutrition in elder care in relation to ethical responsibility, and further about possible causes and how to address them.MethodEighteen elected politicians and appointed civil servants at the municipality and county council level from two counties in Sweden were interviewed. They worked at a planning, control and executive level, with responsibility for both the elder care (...)
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  3. Anna-Greta Mamhidir, Mona Kihlgren & Venke Sorlie (2007). Ethical Challenges Related to Elder Care. High Level Decision-Makers' Experiences. BMC Medical Ethics 8 (1):1-10.
    Background Few empirical studies have been found that explore ethical challenges among persons in high public positions that are responsible for elder care. The aim of this paper was to illuminate the meaning of being in ethically difficult situations related to elder care as experienced by high level decision-makers. Methods A phenomenological-hermeneutic method was used to analyse the eighteen interviews conducted with political and civil servant high level decision-makers at the municipality and county council level from two counties in Sweden. (...)
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  4. Anita Hallgren, Mona Kihlgren & Pia Olsson (2005). Ways of Relating During Childbirth: An Ethical Responsibility and Challenge for Midwives. Nursing Ethics 12 (6):606-621.
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  5. Venke Sørlie, Annica Kihlgren & Mona Kihlgren (2005). Meeting Ethical Challenges in Acute Nursing Care as Narrated by Registered Nurses. Nursing Ethics 12 (2):133-142.
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  6. Venke Sørlie, Annica Larsson Kihlgren & Mona Kihlgren (2004). Meeting Ethical Challenges in Acute Care Work as Narrated by Enrolled Nurses. Nursing Ethics 11 (2):179-188.
    Five enrolled nurses (ENs) were interviewed as part of a comprehensive investigation into the narratives of registered nurses, ENs and patients about their experiences in an acute care ward. The ward opened in 1997 and provides patient care for a period of up to three days, during which time a decision has to be made regarding further care elsewhere or a return home. The ENs were interviewed concerning their experience of being in ethically difficult care situations and of acute care (...)
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