Search for dissertations about: "congenital heart disease"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 40 swedish dissertations containing the words congenital heart disease.

  1. 1. Pediatric cardiac metabolism in congenital heart disease

    Author : Kerstin Åmark; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2006]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Cardioplegia; Myocardial metabolism; Congenital heart disease; Cardiac surgery; Pediatrics;

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  2. 2. Psychosocial aspects of living with congenital heart disease child, family, and professional perspectives

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Anna-Lena Birkeland; Umeå universitet.; [2012]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; breaking bad news; children adolescents; congenital heart disease; communication; content analyse; coping; counselling; interprofessional team; medical education; patient relationships; paediatric cardiology; professional role; psychosocial inventory method; qualitative method; quantitative method stress; teamwork;

    Abstract : Background: The vast majority of infants born with congenital heart disease (CHD) reach adulthood because of the developments in cardiology in recent decades. This thesis aims to describe the psychosocial situation of child/adolescent cardiac patients and their families, investigate the situation faced by parents and siblings initially and over time, investigate the approaches paediatric cardiologists use in encountering the family, and describe the teamwork occurring in paediatric cardiology teams (PCTs) in Sweden. READ MORE

  3. 3. MR Imaging of Congenital Heart Disease at 0.3 T

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Nils Malmgren; [1995]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Magnetic Resonans Imaging; Congenital Heart Defects; Imaging parameters; Surface coils; Complex Congenital Heart Defects; Postoperative; Pulmonary vessels.;

    Abstract : The aim of this study was to systematically evaluate the potential of static MR Imaging in congenital heart disease. As low field equlpment was first avaliable, and contlnues to be used, the experienee with this type of imager is reported. Accurate parameter setting is of the greatest importance for efficient cardiac scanning. READ MORE

  4. 4. Respiratory tract infections in children with congenital heart disease

    University dissertation from Department of clinical sciences, pediatrics, Umeå university

    Author : Elin Granbom; Umeå universitet.; [2016]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Respiratory tract infection; Respiratory syncytial virus; Congenital heart disease; CHD; RSV; Palivizumab; Prophylax; pediatrik; Pediatrics;

    Abstract : Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) infection is common among young children. Congenital Heart Disease (CHD) is a risk factor of severe illness and hospitalization. READ MORE

  5. 5. Living with a congenital heart disease - adolescents' and young adults' experiences

    University dissertation from Department of clinical sciences, pediatrics, Umeå university

    Author : Malin Berghammer; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2012]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; congenital heart disease; health; hermeneutics; interviews; quality of life; sense of coherence;

    Abstract : LIVING WITH A CONGENITAL HEART DISEASE: ADOLESCENTS’ AND YOUNG ADULTS’ EXPERIENCES Malin Berghammer Institute of Health and Caring Sciences, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden Abstract Adolescents and young adults with a congenital heart disease (CHD) belong to a new and in several respects unexplored population within health research. They represent a diversity of heart defects requiring different surgical procedures and interventions that create different physiological and anatomical structures, with various impacts on life. READ MORE