Search for dissertations about: "Birgitta Olofsson"

Found 2 swedish dissertations containing the words Birgitta Olofsson.

  1. 1. Studies of the vascular endothelial growth factors, VEGFs, and their receptors, focusing on VEGF-B

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Cell and Molecular Biology

    Author : Birgitta Olofsson; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [1999]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; vasculogenesis; angiogenesis; VEGF; VEGF-B; VEGF receptors; neuropilin;

    Abstract : The inner lining of all blood- and lymphatic vessels are composed of endothelial cells. Their growth and differentiation are in part regulated by polypeptide growth factors and their receptors. READ MORE

  2. 2. Old people with femoral neck fracture delirium, malnutrition and surgical methods - an intervention program

    University dissertation from Umeå : Kirurgisk och perioperativ vetenskap

    Author : Birgitta Olofsson; Umeå universitet.; [2007]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; delirium; hip fracture; older people; orthopaedics; internal fixation; arthroplasty cognitive impairment; dementia; nursing; rehabilitation; femoral neck fracture; RCT; intervention; geriatric team; malnutrition; nurses; MEDICINE Surgery Surgical research Orthopaedics; MEDICIN Kirurgi Kirurgisk forskning Ortopedi;

    Abstract : Hip fracture is a global and a growing public health problem. More women than men sustain hip fractures, the incidence increases exponentially with age and mean age is above 80. About one third of hip-fracture patients suffer from dementia and are prone to develop acute confusional state (delirium). READ MORE