Search for dissertations about: "health communication"

Showing result 11 - 15 of 479 swedish dissertations containing the words health communication.

  1. 11. On the Design and Evaluation of an eHealth System for Management of Patients in Out-of-Hospital Care

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Anna Gund; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [2011]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Medicinsk teknik; Medical engineering; Hälso- och sjukvård i samhället; Health and medical services in society; Äldre och åldrande; Older people and ageing; eHealth; health informatics; telemedicine; out-of-hospital care; home monitoring; disease management; personalized care; chronic diseases; heart failure; neonatal home healthcare; internet; web-based; attitudes.;

    Abstract : This thesis covers the design and evaluation of a generic web-based eHealth system into real clinical settings. Moreover, the use of an off-the-shelf video communication system for out-of-hospital care is tested and evaluated. READ MORE

  2. 12. Geographies of eHealth: Studies of Healthcare at a Distance

    University dissertation from University of Gothenburg

    Author : Jesper Petersson; Göteborgs universitet.; University of Gothenburg.; [2014]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; eHealth; telehealthcare; Actor-network theory; space; information and communication technology; Governmentality;

    Abstract : This thesis examines the proliferation of healthcare services using information and communication technology to overcome spatial and temporal obstacles. These services are given such names as telemedicine and telecare, which are sometimes grouped together as telehealthcare under the umbrella term eHealth. READ MORE

  3. 13. Empowerment in living practice mobile ICT as a tool for empowerment of elderly people in home health care

    University dissertation from Luleå tekniska universitet

    Author : Anita Melander-Wikman; Luleå University of Technology.; Luleå University of Technology.; Luleå University of Technology.; [2007]
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    Abstract : The aging of Europe's population is a crucial challenge for the 21st century. Today, the mean life expectancy in Sweden is 83 years for women and 78 for men. Providing health care of high quality on equal terms for all citizens is an important political goal in Sweden. READ MORE

  4. 14. Living with bipolar disorder - The experiences of the persons affected and their family members, and the outcomes of educational interventions

    University dissertation from University of Gothenburg

    Author : Patrik Dahlqvist Jönsson; Göteborgs universitet.; University of Gothenburg.; [2010]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; adult; bipolar disorder; caring; educational intervention; family; follow-up studies; mental health services; psychiatric mental health nursing;

    Abstract : Bipolar disorder has considerable consequences for the daily life and functioning of the person affected and their family. The aim of this study was to describe the experience of living with bipolar disorder from the view of the person affected and their family. READ MORE

  5. 15. Attitudes and communicative factors related to oral health and periodontal treatment

    University dissertation from University of Gothenburg

    Author : Jane Stenman; Göteborgs universitet.; University of Gothenburg.; [2012]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; chronic periodontitis; dental hygienist; communication; dental hygienist beliefs survey; dental hygienist-patient relationship; dental anxiety; grounded theory; interviews; motivational interview; oral health; oral hygiene behaviour; periodontal infection control;

    Abstract : The most important factor in the prevention and treatment of periodontal disease is the individual’s standard of daily self-performed oral hygiene. Consequently, a major task in periodontal treatment is to motivate the patient to efficient oral hygiene behaviour. READ MORE