Search for dissertations about: "approaches to treatment"

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  1. 21. Approaches to Physiotherapy Interventions Focusing on Client-Centredness

    University dissertation from Lund University, Faculty of Medicine

    Author : Ingalill Larsson; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2010]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; client-centredness; Physiotherapy interventions; phenomenography;

    Abstract : The aim of physiotherapy is to promote health and well-being, and to facilitate increased activity and participation of individuals with diseases and injuries. The profession is influenced by different health paradigms which have emerged from different knowledge traditions. READ MORE

  2. 22. Model-based Approaches to Diffuse Optical Imaging and Dosimetry

    University dissertation from Division of Atomic Physics, Department of Physics, Faculty of Engineering, LTH, Lund University

    Author : Johan Axelsson; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2009]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; diffuse light propagation; photodynamic therapy; fluorescence; imaging; dosimetry; inverse problem;

    Abstract : The work within this thesis investigates Photodynamic therapy and Fluorescence imaging for therapeutics and visualization of deeply embedded lesions. Photodynamic therapy (PDT) is a cancer treatment modality that can eradicate tumors when light, a photosensible drug and oxygen are present. READ MORE

  3. 23. Approaches to soft drug analogues of dihydrofolate reductase inhibitors Design and synthesis

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Malin Graffner Nordberg; Uppsala universitet.; [2001]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Pharmaceutical chemistry; soft drug; dihydrofolate reductase; synthesis; Farmaceutisk kemi; PHARMACY Pharmaceutical chemistry; FARMACI Farmaceutisk kemi; Organisk farmaceutisk kemi; Organic Pharmaceutical Chemistry;

    Abstract : The main objective of the research described in this thesis has been the design and synthesis of inhibitors of the enzyme dihydrofolate reductase (DHFR) intended for local administration and devoid of systemic side-effects. The blocking of the enzymatic activity of DHFR is a key element in the treatment of many diseases, including cancer, bacterial and protozoal infections, and also opportunistic infections associated with AIDS (Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia, PCP). READ MORE

  4. 24. On antimicrobial approaches to arrest and control chronic periodontitis

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Maj-Karin Hellström; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2009]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Plaque control; microorganisms; magnolia; dentifrice; gingivitis; PVP iodine; maintenanc; tetracycline; minocycline;

    Abstract : The main objectives were to study the effect of frequently repeated supragingival plaque removal on the subgingival microbiota and periodontal pocket reduction and to analyze the adjunctive effect of different antimicrobial agents on the treatment of periodontal disease. Subjects with gingivitis or chronic periodontitis were included. READ MORE

  5. 25. Aspects on sepsis : treatment and markers

    University dissertation from Malmö University. Faculty of Health and Society

    Author : Anna Gustafsson; Malmö University.; [2012]
    Keywords : MEDICINE; MEDICIN; Medicine; antimicrobial peptides; cytokines; lipoteichoic acid; lipopolysaccharide; soluble urokinase plasminogen activator receptor; sepsis;

    Abstract : Sepsis is one of the greatest challenges in critical care medicine today, while the treatment of sepsis and evaluation of its severity is complicated. The first part of this thesis presents two approaches on the use of antimicrobial peptides in sepsis treatment, relying on both soluble and immobilized peptides. READ MORE