Search for dissertations about: "approaches to treatment"

Showing result 16 - 20 of 434 swedish dissertations containing the words approaches to treatment.

  1. 16. Childhood and adolescent obesity: Multidisciplinary approaches in a clinical setting

    University dissertation from Department of Clinical Sciences, Lund University

    Author : Paulina Nowicka; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2009]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Exercise; Family Therapy; Overweight; Obesity; Physical Activity; Treatment; Adolescent; Self-Esteem; BMI z-score; BMI; Body Composition; Child;

    Abstract : BACKGROUND: The high prevalence of obesity in children and adolescents emphasizes the necessity to develop evidence-based treatment programs that are useful in a clinical setting. AIMS: The overall aim of the thesis was to develop and evaluate multidisciplinary approaches for management of children and adolescents with obesity. READ MORE

  2. 17. Nitrogen removal in treatment wetlands Factors influencing spatial and temporal variations

    University dissertation from Institutionen för fysik, kemi och biologi

    Author : Sofia Kallner Bastviken; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2006]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Wetlands; denitrification; macrophytes; nitrogen; nitrification; model; treatment wetlands; potential denitrification; NATURAL SCIENCES Biology; NATURVETENSKAP Biologi;

    Abstract : Decreasing the nitrogen transport from land to surrounding seas is a major task throughout the world to limit eutrophication of the coastal areas. Several approaches are currently used, including the establishment of wetlands, to decrease the transport of nitrogen. READ MORE

  3. 18. Approaches to Pharmacological Treatment and Gene Therapy of Cystic Fibrosis

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Anca Dragomir; Uppsala universitet.; [2004]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Anatomy; airway epithelium; colchicine; cystic fibrosis; chloride transport; genotype; heparin; phenotype; transfection; X-ray microanalysis; Anatomi; MEDICINE Morphology; cell biology; pathology Morphology Anatomy; MEDICIN Morfologi; cellbiologi; patologi Morfologi Anatomi;

    Abstract : Cystic fibrosis (CF) is the most common lethal genetic disease in the white population. It is due to mutations in the gene coding for the cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator (CFTR), a protein that functions mainly as a cAMP-activated chloride channel. READ MORE

  4. 19. Novel pharmaceutical approaches to regulate glucose homeostasis

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery

    Author : Maj Sundbom; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2010]

    Abstract : The Western sedentary life-style and calorie excess is causing an increased incidence of obesity and type 2 diabetes. When untreated, these diseases are associated with heart- and vascular disease, stroke, cancer, neuropathic pain, renal failure and infertility. READ MORE

  5. 20. Approaches to Audiological Rehabilitation with Hearing Aids studies on pre-fitting strategies and assessment of outcomes

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Marie Öberg; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; Östergötlands Läns Landsting.; [2008]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICINE Surgery Otorhinolaryngology Audiology; MEDICIN Kirurgi Otorhinolaryngologi Audiologi;

    Abstract : Fourteen percent of the Swedish population report subjective hearing loss. The number of persons suffering from hearing loss is expected to increase in accordance with the increased length of the average life span, causing an associated increase in the demand for hearing health care services as new patient groups who expect a higher quality of life begin to request hearing care. READ MORE