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When the whole 'bloke' thing starts to crumble : men's access to chronic illness (arthritis) self management programs

Gibbs, Lisa. 2003, When the whole 'bloke' thing starts to crumble : men's access to chronic illness (arthritis) self management programs, Ph.D. thesis, School of Health and Social Development, Deakin University.

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Title When the whole 'bloke' thing starts to crumble : men's access to chronic illness (arthritis) self management programs
Alternative title Men's access to chronic illness (arthritis) self management programs
Author Gibbs, Lisa.
Institution Deakin University
School School of Health and Social Development
Faculty Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences
Degree name Ph.D.
Date submitted 2003
Keyword(s) Men - Health and hygiene
Chronic diseases - Treatment
Arthritis - Patients
Patient education
Self-care, Health
Summary Explores motivators and barriers to men's access to arthritis self management programs. Social expectations to be strong and stoic, and the central role of work, were the major barriers. Men generally accessed services when unable to continue working. Strategies were developed to make programs more accessible to men.
Language eng
Description of original xii, 315 leaves + appendices ; 30 cm.
Dewey Decimal Classification 362.1081
Persistent URL http://hdl.handle.net/10536/DRO/DU:30023222

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