Search for dissertations about: "AHD"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 6 swedish dissertations containing the word AHD.

  1. 1. Life in a World Heritage City A case study of discussions and contested values in Angra do Heroísmo, the Azores

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Marit Johansson; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2015]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; World Heritage City; Angra do Heroísmo; Azores; local community; development; preservation; negotiations; dissonance; AHD; Verdensarvby; Angra do Heroísmo; Asorene; lokalsamfunn; forvaltning; moderne utvikling; bevaring; forhandlinger; dissonans; AHD;

    Abstract : The objectives of this study are to critically map and analyse past and current  discussions, negotiations and social processes that take place and relate to conditions created by living in- or monitoring the World Heritage City Angra do Heroísmo in the Azores, Portugal. Based on ethnographic fieldwork and qualitative interviews with the stakeholders in the city, the purpose has been to study how, and with what result and consequences, contested values, interests, rhetoric and powers are mobilized and made into dynamic forces for these stakeholders. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Soapstone Birds of Great Zimbabwe Archaeological Heritage, Religion and Politics in Postcolonial Zimbabwe and the Return of Cultural Property

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Institutionen för arkeologi och antik historia

    Author : Edward Matenga; Uppsala universitet.; [2011]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; soapstone Birds; Great Zimbabwe; archaeological heritage; cultural property; return of cultural property; cultural symbols; cultural rights; postcolonial theory; western hegemonic discourse; authorized heritage discourse AHD ; nationalism; fait accompli; natural justice; collecting; materiality theory; Archaeology; Arkeologi;

    Abstract : At least eight soapstone carvings of birds furnished a shrine, Great Zimbabwe, in the 19th century. This large stonewalled settlement, once a political and urban centre, had been much reduced for four centuries, although the shrine continued to operate as local traditions dictated. READ MORE

  3. 3. Contextual and individual aspects of use of medication : Mutilevel studies on anxiolytic-hypnotic drug use, social context, adherence to medication, and disability pension

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Occupational Therapy and Elderly Care Research (NEUROTEC)

    Author : Kristina Johnell; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2005]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Adherence to medication; anxiolytic-hypnotic drugs; disability pension; multilevel analysis; pharmacoepidemiology; social context; social participation;

    Abstract : Aims Study I: to estimate an influence of the neighborhood on women's AHD (anxiolytichypnotic drug) use, and to analyze whether neighborhood social participation is associated with use of these medicines. Study II: to investigate whether women living in the same neighborhood have similar propensity for disability pension that relates to neighborhood social participation, and whether there is an association between AHD use and disability pension in women that is modified by the neighborhood context. READ MORE

  4. 4. Fluid state and blood pressure control in patients on maintenance hemodialysis

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Surgical Science

    Author : Krassimir S. Katzarski; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [1999]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; chronic renal failure; hemodialysis; blood pressure; hypertension; fluid state; extracellular volume; blood volume; dry weight;

    Abstract : Cardiovascular disease is the main cause of high mortality in dialysis patients. Hypertension is a risk factor for cardiovascular disease and despite the use of highly efficient antihypertensive drugs (AHD), blood pressure (BP) is poorly controlled in the vast majority of hemodialysis (HD) patients. READ MORE

  5. 5. Cytogenetic abnormalities in Acute Myeloid Leukemia in Sweden. A population based study

    University dissertation from Stam Cells Centrum (SCC)

    Author : Vladimir Lazarevic; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2015]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; AML; karyotype; population-based studies; prognosis; chromosomes; hyperdiploidy;

    Abstract : The impact of cytogenetic findings in AML was analyzed in the large population-based Swedish AML registry. Karyotypic patterns differed by age: t(8;21), inv(16) and t(11q23) were more common in younger patients, whereas loss of 5q, 7q and 17p, monosomal karyotype (MK) and complex karyotype (CK) were more common in older patients. READ MORE