Search for dissertations about: "portal hypertension"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 127 swedish dissertations containing the words portal hypertension.

  1. 1. Hypertension in Vietnam from community-based studies to a national targeted programme

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Pham Thai Son; Umeå universitet.; [2012]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Hypertension; risk factor; community; programme; Vietnam; Public health; folkhälsa;

    Abstract : Background: In the context of transitional Vietnam, hypertension has been shown to be one of the ten leading causes of morbidity and mortality in hospitals. However, population-based data on hypertension are to a large extent lacking. READ MORE

  2. 2. Cardiovascular disease and hypertension Population-based studies on self-rated health and health-related quality of life in Sweden

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Carola Bardage; Uppsala universitet.; [2000]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Pharmacy; Cardiovascular disease; hypertension; antihypertensive treatment; side effects; self-rated health; health-related quality of life; health-state utilities; SF-36 Health Survey; rating scale; time trade-off; general population; twins; FARMACI; PHARMACY; FARMACI; samhällsfarmaci; Social Pharmacy;

    Abstract : The aim with this thesis was to study cardiovascular disease and hypertension, use of drugs and health from an epidemiological perspective. Various methods - self-rated health (SRH), health related quality of life (HRQL) - the 36-item short form questionnaire (SF-36) - and health utility measurements - the rating scale (RS) and the time-trade off (TTO) methods - were employed. READ MORE

  3. 3. Bring hypertension guidelines into play guideline-based decision support system for drug treatment of hypertension and epidemiological aspects of hypertension guidelines

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå Universitet

    Author : Mats Persson; Umeå universitet.; [2003]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Arterial hypertension; cardiovascular risk; clinical decision support system; drug treatment; guidelines;

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  4. 4. Interventions for portal hypertension in patients with portal vein occlusion and possible effects of a stent-graft on hepatic circulation

    University dissertation from Diagnostic Radiology, (Lund)

    Author : Inger Keussen; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2007]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; TIPS; recanalization; hepatic vein occlusion; children; Key words: portal vein occlusion; scintigraphy; stent; portal hypertension;

    Abstract : Symptomatic portal hypertension (PH), is often treated by transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (TIPS). Patients with PH, caused by prehepatic portal vein occlusion, require recanalization with stent or stent-graft often followed by additional TIPS. READ MORE

  5. 5. Chronic Hypertension and Pregnancy Epidemiological Aspects on Maternal and Perinatal Complications

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Karin Zetterström; Uppsala universitet.; [2007]
    Keywords : Obstetrics and gynaecology; chronic hypertension; preeclampsia; gestational diabetes; abruptio placenta; SGA; perinatal death; stillbirth; neonatal death; gender; generation; Obstetrik och kvinnosjukdomar;

    Abstract : These studies were undertaken to investigate risks of maternal and perinatal complications in pregnant women with chronic hypertensive disease, and to investigate future risk of preeclampsia in women born small for gestational age (SGA). Population based cohort studies using the Swedish Medical Birth Register from different years were performed. READ MORE