Search for dissertations about: "quality assurance"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 98 swedish dissertations containing the words quality assurance.

  1. 1. Improved Quality Assurance of Fatigue Loaded Structures - The Necessary Shift from Technology Focus towards Information Driven Weld Evaluation

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Anna Ericson Öberg; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [2013]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; weld; fatigue; quality; NDT; assurance; inspection; control; information; lean; six sigma;

    Abstract : The research has shown that the insufficient use of process information leads to unnecessary and costly safety margins in each step of production. This is, in short term, affecting the productivity of the company. Even more serious is the effect that insufficient use of process information has on product and process development in the long term. READ MORE

  2. 2. Benchmarking e-learning in higher education:Lessons learned from international projects

    University dissertation from Juvenes Print

    Author : Ebba Ossiannilsson; [2012]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; benchlearning; benchmark; benchmarking; e-learning open learning; quality; quality assurance; quality enhancement; success factors;

    Abstract : Higher education is facing a range of major challenges during the twenty-first century. Personalised, flexible and open learning are considered among the driving forces, thus, issues of quality must be urgently addressed. READ MORE

  3. 3. Strategic and clinical quality indicators in surgical nursing care

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University

    Author : Ewa Idvall; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [1998]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; quality assurance; health care; quality indicators; nursing care; focus groups; pain; postoperative; MEDICINE; MEDICIN;

    Abstract : The general aim of this study was to identify strategic and clinical quality indicators in surgical nursing care. The methods used were a literature review, focus group interviews and a survey with a questionnaire. READ MORE

  4. 4. Quality of health care : Patient and staff perspectives : a study of changes 1992-1996 with special reference to diagnosis related groups

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Birgitta Ljunggren; Uppsala universitet.; [1998]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Medical sciences; Quality of health care; quality of life; patient satisfaction; job satisfaction; Diagnosis Related Groups; and organizational changes; MEDICIN OCH VÅRD; MEDICINE; MEDICIN; omvårdnadsforskning med medicinsk inriktning; Caring Sciences;

    Abstract : By the early 90s, some Swedish county councils initiated market-oriented steering mechanisms to meet increasing demands for cost efficiency. Among these was the County Council of Gävleborg. The U.S. READ MORE

  5. 5. Quality Assurance in Radiotherapy - Development and evaluation of new tools for improved patient safety

    University dissertation from Lund University

    Author : Fredrik Nordström; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2012]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; monitor unit verification; in vivo dosimetry; real-time verification; gel dosimetry; 4D dosimetry; IMRT; VMAT; data integrity; radiotherapy; Quality assurance;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish Strålbehandling är en av de vanligaste behandlingarna mot cancer. Hälften av alla behandlingar syftar till att bota patienten från sjukdomen, men strålbehandling är även en mycket effektiv behandling för att lindra smärta och andra symptom för patienter med en obotlig cancer. READ MORE