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Table 1 Illustration of the emergence of the category "Struck by lightning"

From: Struck by lightning or slowly suffocating – gendered trajectories into depression

Text Open code Sub-category Category
"I simply collapsed.
It was at night and I was going to the toilet.
At night
Collapse Struck by lightning
I jumped out of bed,
passed out,
fell and
hit the bedpost
and punctured a lung
and broke a few ribs.
Jumped out of bed
Passed out
Punctured a lung
Broke a few ribs
Physical trauma
As I did in those days, I lay at the intensive ward
on Friday, and Monday I was back at work."
Intensive care
Back at work
Stressful work-situation