Pinnacle Medicine & Medical Sciences

(ISSN: 2360-9516)

August 2016, Vol. 3 (5).

© Author(s) 2016. This work is distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

Research Article


Institutionalization Of The Nurse In The Breast Cancer Program In Guerrero, Mexico.

Dra. Ma. Del Carmen Cruz Velázquez1*, Dr. Sebastián Bustamante Edquén2

Dra. En Ciencias de Enfermería 1*
Universidad Nacional de Trujillo, Perú.
Profesora de la Unidad Académica de Enfermería No.1
de la Universidad Autónoma de Guerrero, Mexico.

Dr. En Enfermería2
Profesor principal de la Facultad de Enfermería y EPG
de la Universidad Nacional de Trujillo, Perú.

Accepted 29 August, 2016; Available Online 30 August, 2016.


The research aimed to describe and analyze the institutionalization of the nurse in the breast cancer program at the health center jurisdiction of the State of Guerrero. The method was a qualitative descriptive study, institutional analysis method was used. Technical, in-depth interview. Speeches were recorded, EMIC interviews were organized and ETIC. Allowing build categories, proceeding to contrast and theorize the object of study. The empirical categories were two, the former is related to the incorporation of the nurse to the breast cancer program, is considered the formal and informal way this is done, the functions assigned to it and the training of nursing staff. The second category, analyzes the process of care in relation to the hegemony of the goal in the context of care and mission of caring nurse. The results: the voices of nurses and coordinators evidence that the incorporation of the nurse is done informally without considering the instituted, most nurses assume responsibility without being trained, the process of institutionalization is seen in the transversality of the instituted and the instituting, of the process of care.

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