Search for dissertations about: "Body Awareness"

Showing result 21 - 25 of 97 swedish dissertations containing the words Body Awareness.

  1. 21. Movement awareness and communication in patient transfer : An educational intervention

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society

    Author : Kristina Kindblom; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2009]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Background: This thesis addresses patient transfer, i.e., assisting the physical movement of patients with disabilities. Patient transfer is the primary cause of workrelated disorders in healthcare providers. READ MORE

  2. 22. Pain, fatigue and fear-avoidance beliefs in relation to physical activity and body awareness in persons diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Dept of Clinical Science and Education, Södersjukhuset

    Author : Helena Lööf; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2015]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Rheumatoid Arthritis;

    Abstract : Introduction: Pain and fatigue are highly common and a major concern for persons diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis (RA). Having physical limitations, which have a significant effect on daily life, is also described as a major problem for persons with RA. READ MORE

  3. 23. Increasing Autonomy of Unmanned Aircraft Systems Through the Use of Imaging Sensors

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Piotr Rudol; Andrzej Szalas; Pascual Campoy; [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

  4. 24. Bioaccessibility of Stainless Steels Importance of Bulk and Surface Features

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH

    Author : Gunilla Herting; Inger Odnevall Wallinder; Stuart Lyon; [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

  5. 25. 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