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A phenomenological convergence study on the experience of middle-aged men menopause

중년 남성의 갱년기 경험에 관한 현상학적 융합 연구

  • Jeon, Hye-Won (Department of Nursing, Kkottongnae University) ;
  • Kim, Sun-Ae (Department of Nursing, Kkottongnae University)
  • 전혜원 (꽃동네대학교 간호학과) ;
  • 김선애 (꽃동네대학교 간호학과)
  • Received : 2017.08.23
  • Accepted : 2017.09.11
  • Published : 2017.09.28

Abstract

The purpose of this study was to understand the meaning of menopausal age experienced by middle-aged men and to understand the nature of menopause perceive. Data were collected using the qualitative research method and Colaizzi's method was used to analyze. The results of the study showed that six categories and 19 themes and 44 themes of Physical changes, Psychological changes, Changes of work performance, Positive changes, Climacteric perception, Overcoming menopause The results of this study are expected to use basic data for the development and application of nursing intervention program from a future perspective.

Acknowledgement

Supported by : 꽃동네대학교

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