Search for dissertations about: "Obstetrics and gynaecology"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 171 swedish dissertations containing the words Obstetrics and gynaecology.

  1. 1. Genuine Caring in Caring for the Genuine : Childbearing and high risk as experienced by women and midwives

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Marie Berg; Uppsala universitet.; [2002]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Obstetrics and gynaecology; High risk; childbearing; pregnancy; childbirth experience; midwifery; lifeworld research; phenomenology; hermeneutics; motherhood; birth plan; caring relationsship; Obstetrik och kvinnosjukdomar; MEDICINE Surgery Obstetrics and women s diseases; MEDICIN Kirurgi Obstetrik och kvinnosjukdomar; Obstetrik och gynekologi; Obstetrics and Gynaecology;

    Abstract : The experience of pregnancy and childbirth is a central life event with special implications for women at high risk. This thesis describes the meaning of pregnancy, childbirth and midwifery care in four qualitative interview studies based on the lifeworld theory. Women were interviewed during pregnancy and within one week after childbirth. READ MORE

  2. 2. Clinical outcome and prognostic factors in borderline ovarian tumors and invasive ovarian carcinomas in western Sweden

    University dissertation from University of Gothenburg

    Author : Margaretha Åkeson; Göteborgs universitet.; University of Gothenburg.; [2008]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Obstetrik och gynekologi; Obstetrics and gynaecology; Onkologi; Oncology;

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  3. 3. Infectious and inflammatory mechanisms in preterm birth and cerebral palsy

    University dissertation from University of Gothenburg

    Author : Bo Jacobsson; Göteborgs universitet.; University of Gothenburg.; [2003]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Obstetrik och kvinnosjukdomar; Obstetrics and women s diseases; preterm birth; preterm labor; preterm prelabor rupture of membranes; intra-uterine infection; intra-amniotic inflammation; interleukin-6; interleukin-8; interleukin-18; monocyte chemotactic protein-1; cerebral palsy; antenatal risk factors; chorioamnionitis.;

    Abstract : Background: International studies of women in preterm labor (PTL) and preterm pre-labor rupture of the membranes (pPROM) have shown a significant association between microbial invasion of the amniotic cavity (MIAC), some cytokines and chemokines and preterm birth (PTB). These studies have been performed in countries with higher incidence of PTB than that in Sweden. READ MORE

  4. 4. Vascular mechanical properties and endothelial function with special reference to pregnancy and hormonal influences

    University dissertation from Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology (Lund)

    Author : Jana Brodszki; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2004]
    Keywords : andrology; gynaecology; reproduction; sexuality; Obstetrik; gynekologi; andrologi; reproduktion; sexualitet; Obstetrics; systemic lupus erythematosus; hormone therapy; preeclampsia; pregnancy; endothelial function; arterial stiffness; vessels; ultrasound; cardiovascular disease; MEDICIN; MEDICINE;

    Abstract : Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is one of the leading causes of mortality and morbidity. Early recognition of vascular changes, both structural and functional, may help to identify individuals at risk for CVD. READ MORE

  5. 5. Releasing and relieving encounters : Experiences of pregnancy and childbirth

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Ingela Lundgren; Uppsala universitet.; University College of Borås.; Högskolan i Borås.; [2002]
    Keywords : MEDICINE Surgery Obstetrics and women s diseases; MEDICIN Kirurgi Obstetrik och kvinnosjukdomar; Obstetrics and Gynaecology; obstetrik och gynekologi; Obstetrics and gynaecology; pregnancy; childbirth; women s experiences; encounter; pain; birth plan; hermeneutic; phenomenological; intervention study; Obstetrik och kvinnosjukdomar;

    Abstract : The experience of childbirth is an important life event for women, which may follow them throughout life. The overall aim of this thesis has been to describe and analyse these experiences from the women's perspective as well as the encounter between the woman and the midwife, and the possibility that a birth plan might improve women's experience of childbirth. READ MORE