Search for dissertations about: "community medicine thesis"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 422 swedish dissertations containing the words community medicine thesis.

  1. 1. Power of the Pill Views about Cardiovascular Risk and the Risk-reducing Effect of Statins

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Per Lytsy; Uppsala universitet.; [2010]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Statins; lipid-lowering drugs; cholesterol; treatment expectations; beliefs; adherence; health behaviour; MEDICINE Social medicine; MEDICIN Socialmedicin; PHARMACY Community pharmacy services; FARMACI Samhällsfarmaci; MEDICINE Social medicine Public health medicine research areas Family medicine; MEDICIN Socialmedicin Folkhälsomedicinska forskningsområden Allmänmedicin; MEDICINE Social medicine Public health medicine research areas Public health science; MEDICIN Socialmedicin Folkhälsomedicinska forskningsområden Folkhälsovetenskap; MEDICINE Social medicine Public health medicine research areas Community medicine; MEDICIN Socialmedicin Folkhälsomedicinska forskningsområden Samhällsmedicin; Social Medicine; Socialmedicin;

    Abstract : Medical treatments with statins are prescribed to patients with increased risk of cardiovascular events. The benefits from statin treatment are well documented in clinical trials, but long-term adherence in patients is low, indicating that patients have an uncertainty about the necessity and benefits of treatment. READ MORE

  2. 2. Medication adherence, side effects and patient-physician interaction in hypertension

    University dissertation from Göteborg University

    Author : Staffan Svensson; Göteborgs universitet.; University of Gothenburg.; [2006]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Samhällsfarmaci; Community pharmacy services; Kardiovaskulär medicin; Cardiovascular medicine; Klinisk farmakologi; Clinical pharmacology; Allmänmedicin; Family medicine; patient compliance; guideline adherence; hypertension; adverse effects; communication; negotiating;

    Abstract : Hypertension is an important risk factor for cardiovascular disease, the incidence of which it is possible to reduce by prophylactic treatment with antihypertensive drugs. In clinical practice, however, only a minority of patients reach target blood pressure levels. READ MORE

  3. 3. Chronic pain. Epidemiological studies in a general population

    University dissertation from Ingemar Andersson, Bromölla Health Centre, SE-295 35 Bromölla, Sweden

    Author : Ingemar H Andersson; H. Ingemar Andersson; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [1998]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Socialmedicin; samhällsmedicin; Social medicine; epidemiology; chronic pain; diagnoses; health care; medication; smoking; uric acid; widespread pain; MEDICINE Social medicine Public health medicine research areas Epidemiology; MEDICIN Socialmedicin Folkhälsomedicinska forskningsområden Epidemiologi; MEDICINE; MEDICIN;

    Abstract : Under de senaste decennierna har intresset för smärta och smärtbehandling ökat påtagligt. Etablerade smärttillstånd är ofta svårbehandlade och medför stora och kostnadskrävande insatser i sjukvården. Produktionsbortfall och stigande sjukförsäkringskostnader medverkar också till stora samhällseffekter. READ MORE

  4. 4. Young today-adult tomorrow! Studies on physical status, physical activity, attitudes, and self-perception in children and adolescents

    University dissertation from Department of Clinical Sciences, Lund University

    Author : Ann-Christin Sollerhed; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Högskolan Kristianstad.; [2006]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; physical status; physical education; physical capacity; self-perception; attitudes; sense of coherence; Medicine human and vertebrates ; intervention; physical activity; adolescents; Young people; children; Medicin människa och djur ; MEDICINE Social medicine Public health medicine research areas Public health science; MEDICIN Socialmedicin Folkhälsomedicinska forskningsområden Folkhälsovetenskap; MEDICINE; MEDICIN; Hälsofrämjande arbete; Ungdomar; hälsa; Skolidrott;

    Abstract : The aim was to gain knowledge of young people's physical status and physical activity, and to further the understanding of the role of school physical education in a salutogenic public health perspective. Two studies were performed in southern Sweden. Study 1 was performed in 1996 among 301 adolescents aged 16-19 in upper secondary school. READ MORE

  5. 5. Characterisation of the Microbial Community in Indoor Environments: a Chemical-Analytical Approach

    University dissertation from Department of Laboratory Medicine, Lund University

    Author : Aleksandra Sebastian; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2005]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; microbial chemical markers; indoor air; asthma; allergies; tobacco smoke; Infektioner; Infections;

    Abstract : Inhalation of airborne microorganisms and their toxic components and products may induce a wide spectrum of acute and chronic airway manifestations. The study describes important capabilities of chemical marker analysis in defining human exposure to microorganisms in indoor environments. READ MORE