Search for dissertations about: "Migraine"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 22 swedish dissertations containing the word Migraine.

  1. 1. Migraine in women : Epidemiological, clinical, genetic, and experimental aspects

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Peter Mattsson; Uppsala universitet.; [2000]
    Keywords : Medical and Health Sciences Clinical Medicine Neurology; Medicin och hälsovetenskap Klinisk medicin Neurologi; Neurosciences; Migraine; aura; prevalence; age; CYP2D6; GSTM1; cold induced headache; Neurovetenskap; MEDICINE Dermatology and venerology; clinical genetics; internal medicine Internal medicine Neurology; MEDICIN Dermatologi och venerologi; klinisk genetik; invärtesmedicin Invärtesmedicin Neurologi; Neurology; neurologi;

    Abstract : Migraine is a significant public-health problem. Few studies have focused on migraine inmiddle-aged and older women in the general population. READ MORE

  2. 2. Migraine and Stress : An Internet administered Multimodal Behavioral Treatment Intervention

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Kerstin Hedborg; Högskolan i Gävle.; Uppsala universitet.; [2011]
    Keywords : Medical and Health Sciences Clinical Medicine Neurology; Medicin och hälsovetenskap Klinisk medicin Neurologi; MEDICINE Dermatology and venerology; clinical genetics; internal medicine Internal medicine Neurology; MEDICIN Dermatologi och venerologi; klinisk genetik; invärtesmedicin Invärtesmedicin Neurologi; Neurology; Neurologi; Awakening Cortisol Response; Cognitive Behavioral Treatment; Gender; Hand Massage; Internet; Life Events; Migraine; Multimodal; Personality; Salivary Cortisol; Stress; Stress Marker; Stress Susceptibility;

    Abstract : Migraine is a disabling neurological disorder with high prevalence, the clinical manifestations of which are highly dependent on stress.The overall theme of the present thesis was to address aspects of stress in migraine. READ MORE

  3. 3. Genetics of pain : studies of migraine and pain insensitivity

    University dissertation from Umeå : Medicinsk biovetenskap

    Author : Anna Norberg; Umeå universitet.; [2006]
    Keywords : Medical and Health Sciences Basic Medicine Medical Genetics; Medicin och hälsovetenskap Medicinska grundvetenskaper Medicinsk genetik; Migraine; pain insensitivity; susceptibility genes; genome-wide scan; linkage; polymorphism; association; HSAN V; nerve growth factor; neurite outgrowth; MEDICINE Dermatology and venerology; clinical genetics; internal medicine Clinical genetics Medical genetics; MEDICIN Dermatologi och venerologi; klinisk genetik; invärtesmedicin Klinisk genetik Medicinsk genetik;

    Abstract : Pain is a major public health issue throughout the world. Increased understanding of the different forms of pain and identification of susceptibility genes could contribute to improved treatments. READ MORE

  4. 4. A clinical image of migraine. On prevalence, impact of disease, natural course of attacks and influence of 5-HT1B/1D-agonists

    University dissertation from Umeå : Medicinsk biovetenskap

    Author : Mattias Linde; Göteborgs universitet.; University of Gothenburg.; [2005]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN; MEDICINE; migraine; epidemiology; Sweden; burden; quality of life; natural course; triptans; sensitization; allodynia; hyperalgesia;

    Abstract : The first, large nationwide survey of the epidemiology of migraine in Sweden was performed. The one-year prevalence is 13.2 b1.9% (16. READ MORE

  5. 5. Problematic medication use in headache - Epidemiology and qualitative aspects of medication overuse headache and non-adherence to prophylactic migraine treatment

    University dissertation from Umeå : Medicinsk biovetenskap

    Author : Pernilla Jonsson; Göteborgs universitet.; University of Gothenburg.; [2012]
    Keywords : headache; migraine; medication overuse headache; adherence; medication use; socioeconomics differences; beliefs about medicines; grounded theory;

    Abstract : Aim: The aim was to analyze problematic medication use among persons with headache, focusing on overuse of acute medications, with subsequent medication overuse headache (MOH), and on underuse of prophylactic medication. Methods: Data in Studies I and II came from a population survey in which 44 300 Swedes were interviewed by telephone about headache and medication use. READ MORE