Broad code categories Intermediary codes Granular codes Units of meaning (one or

Broad code categories
Intermediary codes
Granular codes
Units of meaning (one or two participant utterances or partial that exemplify the most granular codes)
Emotional reactions to diagnosis
Negative emotional reaction to diagnosis
Fearing getting sick
Mourning loss of goals
Getting angry at self
Positive emotional reaction to diagnosis
Feeling relief at finally knowing
Behavioral responses to diagnosis
Emotion-focused response
Isolating to keep diagnosis secret
Problem-focused response
Telling partner
Starting medication
Example of a table format that would be acceptable for Step 8. You would, of course, need to find better words for the headings of your columns.