Search for dissertations about: "surgical approach"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 90 swedish dissertations containing the words surgical approach.

  1. 1. Intercreativity in Surgical Practice A Dialogical Approach to Interaction & Technology

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Arvid Karsvall; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2011]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Dialogism; intercreativity; research and development; surgical practice; Dialogism; interkreativitet; verksamhetsutveckling; kirurgisk praktik; INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH AREAS; TVÄRVETENSKAPLIGA FORSKNINGSOMRÅDEN;

    Abstract : Based on dialogical theory and empirical exploration of surgical operations in a Swedish hospital, this text contributes to the study of critical work practice. In empirical detail, ethnographic investigation and video analysis show that ‘everyday interactivity’, i.e. READ MORE

  2. 2. Aspects on treatment of femoral neck fractures studies on treatment methods, surgical approach and external validity

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå Universitet

    Author : Sebastian Mukka; Umeå universitet.; [2015]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Hip fracture; femoral neck fracture; treatment; total hip arthroplasty; hemiarthroplasty; internal fixation; surgical approach; outcome; dislocation; femoral offset; leg length discrepancy; external validity; Orthopaedics; ortopedi;

    Abstract : Femoral neck fracture (FNF) is a great challenge for today´s health care and is associated with high mortality and morbidity in the elderly.  In the short term several studies in the literature have demonstrated improved hip function, quality of life and fewer re-operations in elderly patients treated with total hip arthroplasty (THA) instead of internal fixation (IF). READ MORE

  3. 3. Evaluation of and recovery from impairment after Colles' fracture : A physiotherapeutic approach

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Christel Lagerström; Uppsala universitet.; [1998]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Neurosciences; Physiotherapy; maximal isometric grip strength; active range of motion; measurement methods; reliability; recovery; Colles fracture; Neurovetenskap; MEDICINE Dermatology and venerology; clinical genetics; internal medicine Internal medicine Neurology; MEDICIN Dermatologi och venerologi; klinisk genetik; invärtesmedicin Invärtesmedicin Neurologi; Rehabilitation Medicine; rehabiliteringsmedicin;

    Abstract : Colles' fracture is one of the most common fractures and is particularly frequent in middle-aged and elderly women. Following acute surgical interventions and immobilization, many of the patients are referred for physiotherapy; but physiotherapy has not been shown to have a beneficial effect on the rate of functional recovery and on residual impairment. READ MORE

  4. 4. Metabolomics and proteomics studies of brain tumors a chemometric bioinformatics approach

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå Universitet

    Author : Lina Mörén; Umeå universitet.; [2015]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; glioblastoma; glioma; meningioma; metabolomics; proteomics; mass-spectrometry; biologisk kemi; biological chemistry;

    Abstract : The WHO classification of brain tumors is based on histological features and the aggressiveness of the tumor is classified from grade I to IV, where grade IV is the most aggressive. Today, the correlation between prognosis and tumor grade is the most important component in tumor classification. READ MORE

  5. 5. Popliteal Artery Aneurysm Epidemiology, Surgical Management and Outcome

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Hans Ravn; Uppsala universitet.; [2007]
    Keywords : Surgery; popliteal artery aneurysm; thrombolytic therapy; acute ischemia; surgical technique; long-term outcome; surveillance; Kirurgi;

    Abstract : Even if popliteal artery aneurysm (PAA) is the most common peripheral aneurysm, no single surgeon or institution has enough patients to study this disease with appropriate scientific methods, and no population-based investigation exists. PAA epidemiology, treatment, management, and outcome were studied in a population-based study of 571 patients (717 legs) primarily operated on for PAAs and 100 episodes of preoperative thrombolysis in Sweden between 1987 and 2002. READ MORE