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Table 2 The abductive part of the analytic process

From: Ethical challenges assessed in the clinical ethics Committee of Psychiatry in the region of Southern Denmark in 2010–2015: a qualitative content analyses

1. Analytic Round 2. Analytic Round 3. Analytic Round:
Overarching topics
Use of Coercion (5 Case-reports) Paternalism or respect of autonomy
(13 Case-reports)
Clinicians and their relation to patients and relatives.
(19 Case-reports)
Limits of responsibility
(8 Case-reports)
Powerlessness (6 Case-reports) Futility (6 Case-reports)
Scarce resources (3 Case-reports) Scarce resources (3 Case-reports) Clinicians and institutional aspects of mental healthcare.
(23 Case-reports)
Laws (7 Case-reports) The written and unwritten frame of the mental healthcare institutions (20 Case-reports)
Guidelines (10 Case-reports)
Local practice (3 Case-reports)
Privacy (4 Case-reports) Privacy (7 Case-reports) Clinicians and their relation to mental healthcare in a wider social context.
(13 Case-reports)
New technologies (3 Case-reports)
Other values in other institutions
(6 Case-reports)
Other values in other institutions
(6 Case-reports)