Search for dissertations about: "assessments"

Showing result 16 - 20 of 918 swedish dissertations containing the word assessments.

  1. 16. Delirium in older people after cardiac surgery : risk factors, dementia, patients’ experiences and assessments

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Helena Claesson Lingehall; Umeå universitet.; Umeå universitet.; Umeå universitet.; [2016]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Cardiac surgery; Cardiovascular disease; Delirium; Dementia; Nursing; Older people; Patients’ experiences; Perioperative period; omvårdnadsforskning med medicinsk inriktning; Caring Sciences;

    Abstract : Background:Delirium is common in older people undergoing cardiac surgery. Delirium is an acute or subacute neuro-psychiatric syndrome, characterized by a change in cognition, disturbances in consciousness; it fluctuates, develops over a short period of time and always has an underlying cause. READ MORE

  2. 17. Decision-making, Risk, and Utility : Assessments and Applications of Alternative Decision Models

    University dissertation from Jönköping : Internationella Handelshögskolan

    Author : Thomas Paulsson; Högskolan i Jönköping.; [2002]
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    Abstract : This thesis consists of four individual essays and an introductory chapter. While theoretically and empirically independent from each other, the essays share some common properties. They all, in some respect, treat various aspects and dimensions of preference structures, preference elicitation, and choice under risk and uncertainty. READ MORE

  3. 18. Vulnerability assessments of pesticide leaching to groundwater

    University dissertation from Jönköping : Internationella Handelshögskolan

    Author : Fredrik Stenemo; Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet.; [2007]
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  4. 19. Facts and Interpretations in Environmental Assessments of Products

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Magnus Bengtsson; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [2002]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Miljöteknik; Environmental engineering; life cycle assessment LCA ; weighting; environmental evaluation; environmental trade-offs; learning; decision making; legitimacy; controversy; wastewater systems; sewage sludge;

    Abstract : Contemporary environmental discourse increasingly emphasises environmental impacts associated with products. In response to this attention, methods for assessing the impacts of products over their life cycles, life cycle assessment (LCA), have been devised. READ MORE

  5. 20. On the Validity of Reading Assessments: Relationships Between Teacher Judgements, External Tests and Pupil Self-Assessments

    University dissertation from Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Author : Stefan Johansson; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2013]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Validity; Validation; Assessment; Teacher judgements; External tests; PIRLS 2001; Self-assessment; Multilevel models; Structural Equation Modeling; Socioeconomic status; Gender;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to examine validity issues in different forms of assessments; teacher judgements, external tests, and pupil self-assessment in Swedish primary schools. The data used were selected from a large-scale study––PIRLS 2001––in which more than 11000 pupils and some 700 teachers from grades 3 and 4 participated. READ MORE