Search for dissertations about: "Berit Björkman"

Found 3 swedish dissertations containing the words Berit Björkman.

  1. 1. Amputees' experience and descriptions of phantom phenomena : a qualitative study

    Author : Berit Björkman; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
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    Abstract : In phantom phenomena, pain and/ or other sensations appear to be experienced from amputated body parts. The phenomena have long been the object of research and their underlying mechanisms have been discussed over the years. READ MORE

  2. 2. Children in the Radiology Department : a study of anxiety, pain, distress and verbal interaction

    Author : Berit Björkman; Karin Enskär; Kerstin Öhrling; Jönköping University; []
    Keywords : Children; radiography; experiences; anxiety; pain; distress; verbal interaction; examination;

    Abstract : This dissertation focuses on children’s experiences of going through an acute radiographic examination due to a suspected fracture. The findings from interviews with children aged 3-15 years showed anxiety, pain and distress to be a concern in conjunction with an examination (Paper I). READ MORE

  3. 3. Developing guidelines in nursing care of children with Autism Spectrum Disorder in high technology health care settings

    Author : Ingalill Gimbler Berglund; Karina Huus; Karin Enskär; Berit Björkman; Bengt Fridlund; Elisabeth Ericsson; Marie Proczkowska-Björklund; Mats Eriksson; Jönköping University; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Anaesthesia; autism; children; guidelines; nurses; participation; radiology;

    Abstract : Introduction. The high technology environment such as a radiology and anaesthesia department in a typical health care setting can many times be a frightening environment for children. Children with neurodevelopmental disorders, such as Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), have problems with communication and social interaction. READ MORE