Search for dissertations about: "maternal health care"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 90 swedish dissertations containing the words maternal health care.

  1. 1. Reproductive outcomes in rural Vietnam. Perspectives and experiences by pregnant women and health care professionals on pregnancy promotion and maternal health care.

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå university

    Author : Sophie Graner; Umeå universitet.; [2010]
    Keywords : Maternal health services; Maternal health care; Antenatal care; Reproductive health; Pregnancy outcome; Pregnancy complications; Perinatal mortality; Neonatal mortality; Birth weight; Small for gestational age; Epidemiology; Cohort study; Qualitative research; Content analysis; Vietnam; MEDICINE Surgery Obstetrics and women s diseases; MEDICIN Kirurgi Obstetrik och kvinnosjukdomar; Obstetrics and Gynaecology; obstetrik och gynekologi;

    Abstract : Background Reproductive health and health events associated with pregnancy including induced abortions are among the most important factors for the health of fertile women. Adverse outcomes have an impact on women’s reproductive health and their overall health as well as the health of their offspring. READ MORE

  2. 2. Knowledge Translation in Vietnam : Evaluating facilitation as a tool for improved neonatal health and survival

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Leif Eriksson; Uppsala universitet.; [2012]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Knowledge translation; Facilitation; Neonatal mortality; Primary health care; Vietnam; International Health; Internationell hälsa;

    Abstract : Neonatal mortality remains a problem worldwide, despite the existence of low-cost and evidence-based interventions. Unfortunately, the translation of these interventions into practice is deficient. READ MORE

  3. 3. Global EDS information support for local MCHC activity with emphasis on immunisation and evaluation

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköpings universitet

    Author : Ashok Kumar Singh; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [1996]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Developing Countries; Essential Data Set; Health Care Indicator; Health Economics; Health Systems Research; Information Systems; Maternal Health Services; Primary Health Care; MEDICINE; MEDICIN;

    Abstract : This research, in the field of Medical Informatics within a defined sector of Primary Health Care services, namely, Maternal and Child Health Care (MCHC) is a realisation, implementation and evaluation of the WHO motto "Think globally, act locally".It has been conducted in three distinct phases. READ MORE

  4. 4. Women's experiences and reactions when a fetal malformation is detected by ultrasound examination

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet

    Author : Nina Asplin; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; Sophiahemmet Högskola.; [2013]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; prenatal diagnosis; Prenatal diagnosis; Ultrasound examination; Information; Decision-making; Prenatal depression; Postnatal depression; Anxiety; Attachment; Care;

    Abstract : Background: Second trimester ultrasound examination among pregnant women in Sweden is almost universal. The detection of a fetal malformation on ultrasound puts health care providers and pregnant women in a difficult and precarious situation. READ MORE

  5. 5. Health care financing in China : equity in transition

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

    Author : Lennart Bogg; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2002]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Equity; gender; health expenditure; health financing; health insurance; health reform; health services; family planning; maternal health; tuberculosis; China;

    Abstract : The aim of the thesis is - to assess equity in the provision, financing and utilization of health services in the study counties, after the launching of the Chinese health reform, in relation to income and health status, - to assess equity in utilization, financial barriers to care and poverty impact and the association of financial variables; alternative health insurance systerns and out-of-pocket financing and the association of non-financial variables; gender, age, education, occupation and geographical distance to health facilities. The data collection was carried out from 1993 to 1996. READ MORE