Search for dissertations about: "thesis on fatty liver disease"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 22 swedish dissertations containing the words thesis on fatty liver disease.

  1. 1. Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease : A clinical and histopathological study

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Mattias Ekstedt; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; Östergötlands Läns Landsting.; [2008]
    Keywords : Medical and Health Sciences Clinical Medicine Gastroenterology and Hepatology; Medicin och hälsovetenskap Klinisk medicin Gastroenterologi; MEDICINE Dermatology and venerology; clinical genetics; internal medicine Internal medicine Gastroenterology; MEDICIN Dermatologi och venerologi; klinisk genetik; invärtesmedicin Invärtesmedicin Gastroenterologi;

    Abstract : Fatty liver has previously often been associated with excessive alcohol consumption. During the last two decades, the interest in fatty liver occurring in non-drinkers i.e. non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) has increased dramatically. READ MORE

  2. 2. Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease: an emerging liver disease

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Dept of Medicine, Solna

    Author : Cecilia Söderberg; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2011]

    Abstract : The aim of the study was to evaluate what NAFLD is from a molecular perspective, what influences the disease progression and what the prognosis of the disease is. Fatty liver has earlier often been associated with excessive alcohol intake and only in the last two decades has it been viewed as a condition in non- drinkers i.e. READ MORE

  3. 3. Dietary Fatty Acids and Cardiometabolic Risk : Influence on Lipoproteins, Insulin Resistance and Liver Fat

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : David Iggman; Uppsala universitet.; [2015]
    Keywords : Medical and Health Sciences; Medicin och hälsovetenskap; Linoleic acid; Palmitic acid; PUFA; SFA; n-6 fatty acids; Medicinsk vetenskap; Medical Science;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis was to investigate how dietary fatty acids affect the risk for cardiometabolic disease, i.e. cardiovascular disease (CVD), type 2 diabetes and obesity. READ MORE

  4. 4. Vehicle-related injuries : with emphasis on fatality prevention

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Mats Öström; Umeå universitet.; [1993]
    Keywords : Medical and Health Sciences Other Medical Sciences Forensic Science; Medicin och hälsovetenskap Annan medicin och hälsovetenskap Rättsmedicin; fatalities; injury; prevention; traffic; disease; alcohol; helmet; airbag;

    Abstract : According to WHO, Sweden should aim to reduce unintentional fatalities, particularly vehicle-related injuries, by 25% by the year 2000. The aim of this thesis was to analyze vehicle-related injuries and injury events, especially the contributory effects of alcohol and disease and the injury reducing capacity of helmets and airbags in order to point out some preventive measures. READ MORE

  5. 5. Genetic variants for liver fat accumulation and circulating triglyceride levels

    University dissertation from Diabetes and cardiovascular disease - genetic epidemiology

    Author : Ivana Stojkovic; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2015]
    Keywords : genetic variations; NAFLD; triglycerides; ALAT; dietary intake; type 2 diabetes; cardiovascular disease; Medicin och hälsovetenskap Klinisk medicin Endokrinologi och diabetes; Medical and Health Sciences Clinical Medicine Endocrinology and Diabetes;

    Abstract : Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD), obesity and type 2 diabetes(T2D) are strongly associated and today their prevalence reaches epidemic proportions. NAFLD has a multi-factorial aetiology, both genetic and environmental factors are equally important. READ MORE