|Meaning units||Primary codes||Subcategories||Categories|
I feared patients with schizophrenia, specifically those who were tall and giant. They look at you in a different way (P. 23).|
We are not secure in this ward. Occupational stress and fear are very great. Of course, outsiders may not feel so (P. 18).
Fear over patients with schizophrenia|
Occupational stress due to feeling insecure
|Fear over patient assault||Concerns over patients|
In the first days, I had fear over patient assault due to my limited knowledge about them and their conditions (P. 21).|
I had not adequately experienced psychiatric wards during my studentship. Hence, I felt great stress in the first days of my work in this ward even when I wanted to establish effective communication with patients (P. 20).
|Fear over being injured by patients due to having little knowledge about them, their conditions, and how to establish effective communication with them||Fear due to unfamiliarity with patients and their conditions|