Search for dissertations about: "health communication"

Showing result 11 - 15 of 374 swedish dissertations containing the words health communication.

  1. 11. Communication in Smoking Cessation and Self-management : a study at Nurse-led COPD-clinics in Primary Health Care

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet

    Author : Eva Österlund Efraimsson; Högskolan Dalarna.; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2010]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Interaktion mellan patient och sjuksköterska på KOL-sjuksköterskemottagning i primärvård.; Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease; Client Language Assessment in Motivational Interviewing; Communication; Consulting Map; Motivational Interviewing Treatment Integrity; Nurse-led clinics; Patient education; Primary health care; Quality of life; Self-management; Smoking cessation.;

    Abstract : ABSTRACTThe general aim of this thesis was to investigate behavioral change communication at nurse-led chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) clinics in primary health care, focusing on communication in self-management and smoking cessation for patients with COPD.Designs: Observational, prospective observational and experimental designs were used. READ MORE

  2. 12. Documentation in Child and School Health services : Mapping health information from a biopsychosocial perspective using the ICF-CY

    University dissertation from School of Health Sciences Jönköping University

    Author : Ylva Ståhl; Hälsohögskolan.; Hälsohögskolan.; [2012]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : The overall aim of this thesis was to analyze whether the documentation in the Child Health Services (CHS) and School Health Services (SHS) reflects a holistic view on health as represented by a bio-psychosocial perspective.The method used based on four studies, all with a descriptive design. READ MORE

  3. 13. Communication in the health services : Two examples

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Public Health Sciences

    Author : Bjöörn Fossum; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2003]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Orthopaedic surgeons; Patients; Qualitative methods; Communication; Phenomenography; Patient-centredness; Consultation Map; Satisfaction dissatisfaction; Environmental tobacco smoke; Smoking mothers; Smoke-free children; Self-efficacy; Cotinine; Child Health Nurses.;

    Abstract : Background The first objective of this thesis was to pinpoint decisive factors in the physician- patient encounter, i.e. factors in the behaviour of orthopaedic surgeons which can facilitate or impede communication in order to improve their communication with patients. READ MORE

  4. 14. The challenge of communication during home mechanical ventilation

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Public Health Sciences

    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

  5. 15. From health to e-health understanding citizens' acceptance of online health care

    University dissertation from Luleå tekniska universitet

    Author : Marie-Louise Jung; Business Administration and Industrial Engineering.; Technology and Social Sciences. Department of Business Administration; Industrial Marketing.; [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