Search for dissertations about: "health communication"

Showing result 11 - 15 of 575 swedish dissertations containing the words health communication.

  1. 11. Self-management in hypertension care

    University dissertation from University of Gothenburg

    Author : Ulrika Bengtsson; Göteborgs universitet.; University of Gothenburg.; [2015]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; adherence; blood pressure; cellular phone; communication; health information technology; hypertension; person-centered care; person-centred care; self-management;

    Abstract : Despite effective treatment strategies for hypertension, many persons with hypertension still fail to reach recommended blood pressure targets. As hypertension is a significant risk factor for cardiovascular disease, measures are needed to decrease the mortality attributed to this condition and to facilitate an optimization of hypertension management. READ MORE

  2. 12. Cultural Discord in a Medical Context: A Challenge for Physicians

    University dissertation from Department of Clinical Sciences, Lund University

    Author : Caroline Wachtler; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2006]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; medical training; ethnology; Allmän medicinsk utövning; medicinsk utbildning; Cultural anthropology; General practice; Folkhälsa; epidemiologi; epidemiology; Public health; Equity in health; Communication; Medical education; Kulturantropologi; etnologi; Social medicine; Socialmedicin; samhällsmedicin; Cultural difference;

    Abstract : Physician and patient do not meet as equals in the consultation. It is the responsibility of the physician to actively work for better communication in order to provide equitable health care for all individuals. READ MORE

  3. 13. Implementation of research and development in primary care by means of strategic communication

    University dissertation from Department of Clinical Sciences, Lund University

    Author : Helena Morténius; Göteborgs universitet.; University of Gothenburg.; [2012]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; barriers; communication channels; evidence-to-practice gap; follow-up; implementation; innovative attitudes; intervention; longitudinal study; organisational culture; primary care staff cohorts; research and development; strategic communication;

    Abstract : Background: Health and medical care today is faced with the challenge of bridging the gap between the theoretical world and the practical clinical setting. Although methods exist for implementing research results, the actual implementation process is not always optimal. READ MORE

  4. 14. Support in school and the occupational transition process Adolescents and young adults with neuropsychiatric disabilities

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Vedrana Bolic Baric; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2016]
    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; Information and communication technology; neuropsychiatric disabilities; education; occupational transition; occupational therapy; internet activities;

    Abstract : The overall aim of this thesis was to describe and explore the experiences of support in school of adolescents and young adults with neuropsychiatric disabilities. Furthermore, the aim was to explore support that influences the occupational transition to upper secondary school, further education and work. READ MORE

  5. 15. Designing ICT-Supported Health Promoting Communication in Primary Health Care

    University dissertation from Karlskrona : Blekinge Institute of Technology

    Author : Amina Jama Mahmud; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola.; [2013]
    Keywords : eHealth; eHealth literacy; empowerment; health communication; health literacy; health promotion; Internet; participatory action research; primary health care;

    Abstract : Increasing lifestyle-related ill health, escalating health care costs, expanding health inequalities within and between nations, and an aging population are challenges facing governments globally. Governments, especially in industrialized countries like Sweden, are investing in health promotion and health communication, especially in ICT-supported health communication as a way to increase health literacy and empowerment at individual and population levels. READ MORE