Search for dissertations about: "health communication"

Showing result 11 - 15 of 538 swedish dissertations containing the words health communication.

  1. 11. The challenge of communication during home mechanical ventilation

    Author : Katja Laakso; Göteborgs universitet.; University of Gothenburg.; [2011]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN; MEDICINE; Communication; Communicative partner; Health-related quality of life; Home mechanical ventilation; International Classification of Functioning; Disability and Health; Qualitative research design; Disability and Health;

    Abstract : The overall aim of this thesis was to explore and describe experience of communication during home mechanical ventilation (HMV) in adults, thereby contributing to increased knowledge and awareness of issues related to ventilator-supported communication. Mechanical ventilatory support seriously affects speaking and communication. READ MORE

  2. 12. Work and psychiatric disabilities. A person, environment, and occupation perspective on Individual Placement and Support

    University dissertation from Department of Health Sciences

    Author : Annika Lexen; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2014]
    Keywords : PEO-model; Supported employment; work accommodations; vocational rehabilitation; severe mental illness; schizophrenia; clinical implications; cognitive functioning; communication and interaction skills; employer experiences; Medicin och hälsovetenskap Hälsovetenskaper; Medical and Health Sciences Health Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis adds to the knowledge base of how the Individual Placement and Support (IPS) can be optimized to secure a more sustainable working career for people with severe mental illness (SMI). The thesis has given the IPS-participants an active voice about what it is like to start to work in a Swedish context, visualised the psychiatric disability in relation to work, discerned the support and process in IPS, and emphasized the employers’ experiences in an IPS-context. READ MORE

  3. 13. From health to e-health understanding citizens' acceptance of online health care

    University dissertation from Luleå tekniska universitet

    Author : Marie-Louise Jung; Luleå University of Technology.; Luleå University of Technology.; Luleå University of Technology.; [2008]
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    Abstract : In light of the challenges arising from an ageing population and runaway health-care costs, e-health offers tremendous opportunities for public and private health-care providers worldwide to optimize service delivery and enhance the quality of care being provided to patients. Even though the potential of e-health is acknowledged in academia as well as among practitioners, its application has proven to be remarkably difficult. READ MORE

  4. 14. Communication and teamwork : Studies of the impact on quality of drug use in swedish nursing homes

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Ingrid Schmidt; Uppsala universitet.; [1999]
    Keywords : Medical and Health Sciences Basic Medicine Pharmaceutical Sciences; Medicin och hälsovetenskap Medicinska grundvetenskaper Farmaceutisk vetenskap; Pharmacy; nursing homes; elderly; drug use; psychotropics; quality; randomized controlled trial; multidisciplinary interventions; teams; communication; FARMACI; PHARMACY; FARMACI; biofarmaci; Biopharmaceutics;

    Abstract : This thesis examines factors that affect the quality of drug-use practices in Swedish nursing homes.The analysis comprises six consecutive studies. READ MORE

  5. 15. 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