Search for dissertations about: "Patient care management"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 163 swedish dissertations containing the words Patient care management.

  1. 1. Acute postoperative and cancer-related pain management, Patients´ experiences and perceptions in relation to health-related quality of life and the multidimensionality of pain

    University dissertation from Barbro Boström, School of Social and Health Sciences, Halmstad University, Box 823, S-301 18 Halmstad, Sweden

    Author : Barbro Boström; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Högskolan i Halmstad.; [2003]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; intensivvård; Anestesiologi; intensive care; Anaesthesiology; SF-36.; postoperative pain; Pain-o-Meter; perceptions; pain management; nursing care; Health-Related Quality of Life; American Pain Society; cancer-related pain; MEDICINE; MEDICIN; Postoperative pain; Palliative care; Neoplasms; Health-Related Quality of life; Patient care management; Patients; Pain management; SF-36;

    Abstract : Vård och behandling av akut postoperativ och cancer-relaterad smärta: Patienters erfarenheter och uppfattningar i förhållande till hälsorelaterad livskvalitet och smärtans dimensioner Trots att det finns effektiva behandlingsmetoder för patienter med postoperativ smärta och cancer-relaterad smärta så lider många patienter av smärta. Denna avhandling beskriver patienter med postoperativ smärta samt patienter inom palliativ vård med cancer-relaterad smärta samt deras erfarenheter och uppfattningar av vård och behandling, med avseende på hälsorelaterad livskvalitet och smärtans dimensioner. READ MORE

  2. 2. Airway management in anaesthesia care – professional and patient perspectives

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Kati Knudsen; Uppsala universitet.; Högskolan i Gävle.; [2016]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Medicinsk vetenskap; Medical Science; Airway management; algorithm; awake intubation; professional and patient perspective;

    Abstract : Background: Careful airway management, including tracheal intubation, is important when performing anaesthesia in order to achieve safe tracheal intubation. Aim: To study airway management in anaesthesia care from both the professional and patient perspectives. READ MORE

  3. 3. Collaboration and Coordination Challenges in Patient-Centered Care Models and Informaion Services

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Computer and Systems Sciences, Stockholm University

    Author : Monica Winge; Stockholms universitet.; [2016]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; patient-centered care; healthcare; social care; home care; collaboration; coordination; care processes; processes coordination; multi-sectoral collaboration; communication; information models; information services; management; data- och systemvetenskap; Computer and Systems Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis reports on research focuses on how to deal with the fact that the organization and processesof today’s health and social care are becoming ever more complex as a consequence of societal trends, including an aging population and an increased reliance on care at home. The overall research goal is to suggest ways in which IT-based solutions can enable and leverage collaboration and coordination insituations where a co-morbid patient is subject to care delivered simultaneously by several different professionals and organizations. READ MORE

  4. 4. Patient involvement in quality improvement

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Susanne Gustavsson; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [2016]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; healthcare; quality management; improvement knowledge; quality improvement; patient involvement; experienced-based co-design; patient roles; action research;

    Abstract : Quality improvements (QI,) based on principles, practices, and tools developed in the manufacturing industry, is becoming a common approach in healthcare, as well as an increasing focus on patient involvement. Healthcare QI is driven by challenges such as future patients’ demand for higher quality of care and their desire to have an amplified impact on their health situation and care. READ MORE

  5. 5. Patient safety in the Intensive Care Unit With special reference to Airway management and Nursing procedures

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Joakim Engström; Uppsala universitet.; [2016]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; intensive care unit; patient safety; nursing procedures; airway managment; Anestesiologi och intensivvård; Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care;

    Abstract : The overall aim of the present thesis was to study aspects of patient safety in critically ill patients with special focus on airway management, respiratory complications and nursing procedures. Study I describes a method called pharyngeal oxygen administration during intubation in an experimental acute lung injury model. READ MORE