Objective: Describe the interpersonal influences that present women with urinary incontinence (UI). Methods: The theoretical-methodological approach used was qualitative phenomenological, involving 34 women in the province of Barcelona (Spain). Data were collected through in-depth interviews and focus group technique. The sample selection was intentional or convenience categorical, and thematic analysis was conducted from the transcripts of the speeches of the participants. Results: The most significant interpersonal influences for participants are the women of his family, friends and health professionals. This influence is mostly negative and involves little or no health-promoting behaviors was solving its UI. Conclusions: Most of interpersonal influences described are the result of beliefs derived from gender stereotypes that are transmitted in the socialization process and shape perceptions of the UI as a treatable disease.
|Títol traduït de la contribució||The interpersonal influences in women with urinary incontinence|
|Nombre de pàgines||6|
|Estat de la publicació||Publicada - 2016|