Design, development and qualitative analysis. Learning from an investigation in patients with breast cancer in public hospitals of the Metropolitan Area of Buenos Aires
Cecilia Straw and Mariana Romero.
XI Conference on Sociology. Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, 2015.
The objective of the presentation is to describe and problematize aspects of the design of the semi-structural guidelines guide, and the development of in-depth interviews in a socio-anthropological research on out-of-pocket expenses in patients with breast cancer in public hospitals of the AMBA. In addition, it will be shown how the reflective nature of the qualitative methodology when conducting participant observation in the health services allowed to enrich the development of the interviews, the understanding of the experiences, and the analysis of the information and experiences collected. As a conclusion, the particularities of theoretical-practical learning are shown from the development of an investigation on a public health problem. Keywords: QUALITATIVE METHOD, BREAST CANCER, PUBLIC HEALTH, AMBA.