Search for dissertations about: "community health thesis"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 729 swedish dissertations containing the words community health thesis.

  1. 1. Health-promoting health services personal health documents and empowerment

    University dissertation from Umeå : Folkhälsa och klinisk medicin

    Author : Lars Jerdén; Umeå universitet.; [2007]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Empowerment; health promotion; health behaviour; self-rated health; medical records; adolescents; health services; primary health care; nursing; cost-effectiveness; MEDICINE Social medicine Public health medicine research areas Epidemiology; MEDICIN Socialmedicin Folkhälsomedicinska forskningsområden Epidemiologi;

    Abstract : In 2003, the Swedish Parliament adopted a national public health policy that included the domain - “A more health-promoting health service”. Strategies and tools are needed in the work to reorient health services. Personal health documents are documents concerning a person’s health, and are owned by the individual. READ MORE

  2. 2. Essays on Social Capital, Health and Socioeconomic Inequalities in Health A Health Economic Study

    University dissertation from Muhammad Kamrul Islam

    Author : Kamrul Islam; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2007]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; economic theory; economic systems; Economics; econometrics; Samhällsvetenskaper; Social sciences; epidemiologi; Folkhälsa; epidemiology; Public health; Sweden; Panel data fixed-effect model; Decomposition analysis; Concentration index; Socioeconomic health inequality; Population aging; Survival analysis; Extended Cox model; Multilevel analysis; Unbalanced panel data; Externalities; Crime rates; Election participation rates; Community social capital; Municipality-level social capital; Systematic review; Egalitarianism; Determinants of health; Mortality; Health-related quality of life; Health; Keywords; Social capital; economic policy; Nationalekonomi; ekonometri; ekonomisk teori; ekonomiska system; ekonomisk politik;

    Abstract : The thesis comprises four independent research papers and a summary that focus on two related dimensions. The first dimension focuses on the understanding of the production of health. Particularly, the question is asked whether community's stock of social capital influence individual's health. READ MORE

  3. 3. Health for community dwelling older people trends, inequalities, needs and care in rural Vietnam

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå University

    Author : Le Van Hoi; Umeå universitet.; [2011]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; older people; elderly health; health status; life expectancy; health-related quality of life; EQ-5D; mobility; self-care; usual activities; pain; discomfort; anxiety; depression; activity of daily living; basic ADL; instrumental ADL; intellectual ADL; non-communicable diseases; need of care; health service; model of care; mobile team; day care centre; nursing centre; inequalities; cost of care; socioeconomic; education; marital status; living arrangement; household head; working status; living area; wealth quintile; poverty line; community; cohort study; household survey; focus group discussion; qualitative research; rural; Vietnam; developing country; Asia; ng??i cao tu?i; y t?; th?c tr?ng s?c kh?e; hy v?ng s?ng; ch?t l??ng cu?c s?ng; EQ-5D; ?i l?i; t? ch?m sóc; ho?t ??ng th??ng xuyên; ?au; khó ch?u; lo l?ng; tr?m c?m; ho?t ??ng hàng ngày; b?nh không lây nhi?m; nhu c?u ch?m sóc; d?ch v? y t?; mô hình ch?m sóc; ??i l?u ??ng; trung tâm ch?m sóc ban ngày; trung tâm d??ng lão; b?t bình ??ng; chi phí ch?m sóc; kinh t? xã h?i; giáo d?c; hôn nhân; s?p x?p cu?c s?ng; ch? h?; tình tr?ng làm vi?c; khu v?c s?ng; ng? phân th?nh v??ng; chu?n nghèo; c?ng ??ng; nghiên c?u theo dõi d?c; ?i?u tra h? gia ?ình; th?o lu?n nhóm t?p trung; nghiên c?u ??nh tính; nông thôn; Vi?t Nam; n??c ?ang phát tri?n; châu Á; Public health; folkhälsa;

    Abstract : BackgroundInVietnam, the proportion of people aged 60 and above has increased rapidly in recent decades. The majority live in rural areas where socioeconomic status is more disadvantaged than in urban areas.Vietnam’s economic status is improving but disparities in income and living conditions are widening between groups and regions. READ MORE

  4. 4. Social capital, health and community action implications for health promotion

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå university

    Author : Malin Eriksson; Umeå universitet.; [2010]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; social capital; self-rated health; health promotion; community action; MEDICINE Social medicine Public health medicine research areas Public health science; MEDICIN Socialmedicin Folkhälsomedicinska forskningsområden Folkhälsovetenskap; Social Medicine; socialmedicin;

    Abstract : Background; The overwhelming increase in studies about social capital and health occurring since 1995 indicates a renewed interest in the social determinants of health and a call for a more explicit use of theory in public health and epidemiology. The links between social capital and health are still not clear and the meanings of different forms of individual and collective social capital and their implications for health promotion needs further exploration. READ MORE

  5. 5. Partnership for health on the role of primary health care in a community intervention programme

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå Universitet

    Author : Lars Weinehall; Umeå universitet.; Umeå universitet.; [1997]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Community intervention; primaiy health care; prevention of cardiovascular disease; selection bias; social factors; perceived health; Lp a ;

    Abstract : .... READ MORE