Search for dissertations about: "Body Awareness"

Showing result 21 - 25 of 94 swedish dissertations containing the words Body Awareness.

  1. 21. Increasing Autonomy of Unmanned Aircraft Systems Through the Use of Imaging Sensors

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Piotr Rudol; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2011]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; UAV; UAS; UAV autonomy; human-body detection; color-thermal image fusion; vehicle tracking; geolocation; UAV indoor navigation;

    Abstract : The range of missions performed by Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) has been steadily growing in the past decades thanks to continued development in several disciplines. The goal of increasing the autonomy of UAS's is widening the range of tasks which can be carried out without, or with minimal, external help. READ MORE

  2. 22. Bioaccessibility of Stainless Steels Importance of Bulk and Surface Features

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH

    Author : Gunilla Herting; KTH.; [2008]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Stainless steel; iron; chromium; nickel; corrosion; metal release; artificial rain; synthetic body fluids; acetic acid; surface oxide; surface finish; NATURAL SCIENCES Chemistry Physical chemistry Surface and colloid chemistry; NATURVETENSKAP Kemi Fysikalisk kemi Yt- och kolloidkemi;

    Abstract : With increasing environmental awareness, the desire to protect human beings and the environment from adverse effects induced by dispersed metals has become an issue of great concern and interest. New policies, such as REACH (Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals) within the European Community, have been implemented to reduce hazards posed by the use of chemicals on producers and downstream users. READ MORE

  3. 23. Multiprofessional rehabilitation for women with fibromyalgia : Quantitative and qualitative studies

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Public Health Sciences

    Author : Monika Löfgren; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2006]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Multiprofessional rehabilitation; qualitative studies; strategies; fibromyalgia; chronic widespread musculoskeletal pain; body awareness; movement quality; EMG; muscle activity;

    Abstract : The overall aims of the present work were to obtain further knowledge of the effects ofmultiprofessional rehabilitation programmes for women with fibromyalgia (FM) or chronicwidespread musculoskeletal pain (CWMP) and to elucidate what strategies women with FMuse and find successful in controlling their symptoms. The underlying purpose was toimprove rehabilitation further and thereby increase the possibilities for these women to liveactively, return to work and continue working. READ MORE

  4. 24. Diagnostic tests for adiposity and metabolic risk factors in adolescence : Results from the Stockholm weight development study (Swedes)

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Medicine

    Author : Martin Neovius; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2005]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Classification systems; overweight; diagnostic accuracy; sensitivity; specificity; screening measure; diagnostic test; anthropometry; body composition; adolescence;

    Abstract : Background: Despite growing concern about the development of pediatric obesity, there is still controversy about its classification. International classification systems have been proposed and national systems are in use in many countries, often in parallel. READ MORE

  5. 25. Singing, background music and music-events in the communication between persons with dementia and their caregivers

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Clinical Neuroscience

    Author : Eva Götell; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2003]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Background music; caregiver; caregiving; concept; dementia; emotion; mood; movements; music events; patient; singing; sensory awareness; verbal communication;

    Abstract : The overall aim of this thesis is to illuminate the impact of singing and music on persons with dementia and their caregivers, and to describe a concept based on caregiver singing. The aim of Study I was to illuminate the importance of music events and the reactions and social interactions of patients with dementia or suspected dementia and their caregivers before, during and after such events, including the reminder of the day. READ MORE