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Table 1 Overview of the interview items for mother and fathers

From: When a mother has cancer: strains and resources of affected families from the mother’s and father’s perspective - a qualitative study

Central questions Check
How was the course of the disease so far? □Diagnosis
□Progress
□Symptoms
□Treatment
□Side effects
What changes, stressors and challenges do you face because of the disease? □myself
□as a parent
□my partner
□children
□as a family
Can you describe what kind of support you would have needed or still need with regard to your parental role? □personal needs
□needs of family members
□use of support system
What did help you and your family during the course of the disease? □resources
□sources of strength as a parent
□sources of strength for the family