“Living with a Stoma”: Exploring the Lived Experience of Patients with Permanent Colostomy

Introduction: Living with a permanent colostomy brings severe changes in patients’ lives. The general health status as well as the personal, social and professional life of patients are significantly affected. Aim: The aim of the present study was to investigate the lived experience of patients unde...

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Main Authors: Areti Stavropoulou, Dimitrios Vlamakis, Evridiki Kaba, Ioannis Kalemikerakis, Maria Polikandrioti, Georgia Fasoi, Georgios Vasilopoulos, Martha Kelesi
Format: Article
Published: MDPI AG 2021-08-01
Series:International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health
Online Access:https://www.mdpi.com/1660-4601/18/16/8512