Lifeworld interpretation of tinnitus

Abstract

Lifeworld-led care provides a route through which research and practice can navigate the 'biopsychosocial' allowing us to overcome the shortfalls of the medical model and enabling us to prioritise humanity in the care of people living with tinnitus. In this article, we sought to explore qualitative descriptions of life with tinnitus. We aimed to address the question 'what it is like to live with tinnitus?' In doing so we examined qualitative studies and provide suggestions about key themes that seem consistent. This is a narrative, thematic overview of the way lifeworld has been conceptualised and explored in tinnitus research.

Publication DOI: https://doi.org/10.1136/medhum-2019-011665
Divisions: College of Health & Life Sciences
College of Health & Life Sciences > Applied Health Research Group
College of Health & Life Sciences > Chronic and Communicable Conditions
College of Health & Life Sciences > School of Psychology
Additional Information: © Author(s) (or their employer(s)) 2019. No commercial re-use. See rights and permissions. Published by BMJ.
Uncontrolled Keywords: embodiment,invisible,life-world,qualitative,tinnitus,Pathology and Forensic Medicine,Philosophy
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PURE Output Type: Review article
Published Date: 2020-01-23
Published Online Date: 2019-06-24
Accepted Date: 2019-05-03
Authors: Pryce, Helen (ORCID Profile 0000-0001-5183-6236)
Shaw, Rachel L (ORCID Profile 0000-0002-0438-7666)

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