Search for dissertations about: "forensic toxicology"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 7 swedish dissertations containing the words forensic toxicology.

  1. 1. Postmortem toxicology : aspects on interpretation

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping Universitet

    Author : Per Holmgren; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2004]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICINE; MEDICIN;

    Abstract : Postmortem toxicology is a matter of analytical chemistry and the consequent interpretation of the results. Thus, both parts are of great importance to come to the right conclusion or the most probable explanation of the analytical results. READ MORE

  2. 2. Stability of zopiclone in whole blood : Studies from a forensic perspective

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Gunnel Nilsson; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2010]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICINE; MEDICIN;

    Abstract : Bio‐analytical results are influenced by in vivo factors like genetic, pharmacological and physiological conditions and in vitro factors like specimen composition, sample additives and storage conditions. The knowledge of stability of a drug and its major metabolites in biological matrices is very important in forensic cases for the interpretation of analytical results. READ MORE

  3. 3. Drug-related morbidity and mortality : Pharmacoepidemiological aspects

    University dissertation from Institutionen för medicin och hälsa

    Author : Anna K. Jönsson; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; Östergötlands Läns Landsting.; [2007]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Adverse drug reactions; pharmacoepidemiology; antipsychotics; venous; thromboembolism; warfarin; haemorrhage; intoxication; medico-legal autopsies; mortality; Läkemedelsbiverkningar; farmakoepidemiologi; antipsykotika; venös tromboembolism; warfarin; blödning; intoxikation; rättsmedicinska obduktioner; fatal; MEDICINE Physiology and pharmacology Pharmacological research Clinical pharmacology; MEDICIN Fysiologi och farmakologi Farmakologisk forskning Klinisk farmakologi;

    Abstract : Adverse drug reactions (ADRs) constitute a significant health problem with consequences for the patient as well as for society. Suspected ADRs have been reported to occur in about 2-14% of hospitalised patients. In about 5% of deceased hospitalised patients suspected ADRs may have caused or contributed to the fatal outcome. READ MORE

  4. 4. Analytical and Toxicological Aspects of Drug Incorporation into Human Hair

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköpings universitet

    Author : Robert Kronstrand; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2001]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICINE; MEDICIN;

    Abstract : The overall purpose of this thesis was to develop analytical methods for the determination of drugs and melanin content of human hair for practical use in forensic and clinical toxicology. The thesis consists of five papers, two of which are controlled single dose studies where codeine or selegiline were administered to healthy volunteers. READ MORE

  5. 5. Practical and clinical use of opioids

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Salumeh Bastami; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; Östergötlands Läns Landsting.; [2013]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Pain is a common symptom of a number of conditions including cancer and one of the most frequent reasons for seeking healthcare. Acute and chronic pain result in considerable discomfort with a detrimental impact on the quality of life. Opioids are the mainstay of pain management for many patients with severe pain. READ MORE