Search for dissertations about: "stroke"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 687 swedish dissertations containing the word stroke.

  1. 1. Stroke patient characteristics, efficacy of a stroke unit and evaluation of hemodilution therapy

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Tage Strand; Umeå universitet.; [1986]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Acute cerebrovascular disease; blood viscosity; cerebral infarction; hemodilution therapy; stroke unit;

    Abstract : Stroke is a major health problem in all developed countries. These studies, performed in a stroke unit at a medical department, were designed to characterize essential clinical features of the different cerebrovascular disorders on admission to hospital, to evaluate the efficacy of admitting unselected stroke patients to a stroke unit and, to evaluate hemodilution as a therapeutical regime in patients with cerebral infarction. READ MORE

  2. 2. Recurrent stroke risk factors, predictors and prognosis

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå Universitet

    Author : Johanna Pennlert; Umeå universitet.; [2016]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; stroke; risk factors; atrial fibrillation; anticoagulant; antiplatelet; intracerebral hemorrhage; stroke recurrence; socioeconomic status; Medicine; medicin;

    Abstract : Background Many risk factors for stroke are well characterized and might, at least to some extent, be similar for first-ever stroke and for recurrent stroke events. However, previous studies have shown heterogeneous results on predictors and rates of stroke recurrence. READ MORE

  3. 3. Aspects on stroke outcome survival, functional status, depression and sex differences in Riks-Stroke, the National Quality Register for Stroke Care

    University dissertation from Umeå : Folkhälsa och klinisk medicin

    Author : Marie Eriksson; Umeå universitet.; [2008]
    Keywords : LANTBRUKSVETENSKAPER; AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES; stroke; stroke outcome; registry; sex differences; case fatality; functional recovery; depression; VETERINARY MEDICINE Medicine; VETERINÄRMEDICIN Medicin;

    Abstract : Stroke is a major cause of death and disability worldwide. In Sweden, about 30 000 strokes occur each year. The aim of this thesis was to analyse survival, functional outcome and self-reported depression after stroke, and to explore possible differences between men and women in stroke care and outcome. READ MORE

  4. 4. Stroke care in Sweden Hospital care and patient follow-up based on Riks-Stroke, the National Quality Register for Stroke Care

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå Universitet

    Author : Eva-Lotta Glader; Umeå universitet.; [2003]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; stroke care; quality register; routine clinical practice; validation; sex differences; stroke units; atrial fibrillation; oral anticoagulants; post-stroke fatigue;

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  5. 5. Perspectives on post-stroke stroke care and outcomes. Analyses based on the 1-year follow-up from Riksstroke

    University dissertation from Lund University, Faculty of Medicine

    Author : Teresa Ullberg; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2016]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; stroke; functional outcome; secondary prevention; follow-up; case-fatality; socio-economy;

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