Search for dissertations about: "consideration of future consequences"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 20 swedish dissertations containing the words consideration of future consequences.

  1. 1. Screening for Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy in Asymptomatic Children and Adolescents. Psychosocial consequences and impact on quality of life and physical activity

    Author : Ewa-Lena Bratt; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2011]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Adolescents; Beta-blocker therapy; children; exercise performance; family screening; hypertrophic cardiomyopathy; parents experiences; psychosocial consequences; quality of life; transition;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis was to describe the consequences of being diagnosed with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) while being asymptomatic, taking into consideration psychosocial effects and medical aspects of diagnosis and treatment. Methods: Quality of life (QoL) was measured according to Lindström before the diagnosis, and after two years, comparing with healthy controls. READ MORE

  2. 2. Probabilistic Risk Assessment of Energy Efficient Retrofitting Techniques - Focus on Multi-family Dwellings and the Effects of Changing Air Movements

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Simon Pallin; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [2012]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Samhällsbyggnadsteknik och arkitektur; Civil engineering and architecture;

    Abstract : Many of the residential buildings in Sweden have a large need of retrofitting; a result of insufficient maintenance and natural decay due to their predicted end of service life. These buildings must be taken into consideration in a near future where new and adapted technical solutions are required, suitable for the present conditions and the new demands of energy use. READ MORE

  3. 3. On Integrated Product Architectures: Representation, modelling and evaluation

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Visakha Raja; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [2016]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Integrated product architecture; system-component interaction; product internal organisation; functional decompositions;

    Abstract : Continued growth in the commercial aerospace industry makes aircraft manufacturers look for low maintenance, fuel efficient airplanes and aircraft engines are an important factor in the maintenance and fuel costs. The drive for operating cost reduction leads to innovative engine architectures that can place very different requirements on supplier provided components. READ MORE

  4. 4. Modelling and measuring resource assessments

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Gró Einarsdóttir; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2016]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Subjective resources; resource assessments; reference points; well-being; optimism; worry; satisfaction with life; consideration of future consequences; ;

    Abstract : Do you have enough resources? We argue that in order to answer this question it is necessary to consider the type of resource assessed, how a particular resource relates to other resources, and which reference points are used in the assessment. Building on this view, this thesis explores how resource assessments can be conceptualized and measured within an integrative resource framework that takes into account the process of resource evaluation. READ MORE

  5. 5. Environmental and ethical aspects of destruction of ammunition

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH

    Author : Karin Alverbro; KTH.; [2010]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TECHNOLOGY Civil engineering and architecture Other civil engineering and architecture; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Samhällsbyggnadsteknik och arkitektur Övrig samhällsbyggnadsteknik och arkitektur;

    Abstract : Many decision-making situations today affect the safety of individuals and the environment,for instance hazardous waste management. In practice, many of these decisions are madewithout an overall view and with the focus on either the environment or safety. Now and then the areas of regulation are in conflict, i.e. READ MORE