Search for dissertations about: "Body Awareness"

Showing result 26 - 30 of 97 swedish dissertations containing the words Body Awareness.

  1. 26. 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

  2. 27. 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

  3. 28. Limb ownership and voluntary action: human behavioral and neuroimaging studies

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Dept of Neuroscience

    Author : Zakaryah Abdulkarim; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2020]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : To be able to interact with our surroundings in a goal directed manner, we need to have sense what our body is made up of as well as a sense of being able to control our body. These two experiences, the sense of body ownership and the sense of agency, respectively, are fundamental to our self-perception but have historically not received any notable attention from the scientific community. READ MORE

  4. 29. Measures that matter Facilitating literacy through targeted instruction and assistive technology

    University dissertation from Växjö : Linnaeus University Press

    Author : Thomas Nordström; Idor Svensson; Stefan Gustafson; Rickard Carlsson; Dave Edyburn; [2018]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Targeted instruction; intervention; assistive technology; reading difficulties; Riktad undervisningsinsats; intervention; assisterande teknik; lässvårigheter; Psychology; Psykologi; Special Education; Specialpedagogik; Education; Pedagogik;

    Abstract : The acquisition of reading skills is one of the most important academic outcomes, as reading enables the individual to acquire knowledge and to actively take part in society. Despite research and educational progress, not all students develop their reading skills to a level that meet academic or societal demands. READ MORE

  5. 30. Hip disorders and osteoarthritis: focus on health-related quality of life, assesssment and intervention

    University dissertation from Physiotherapy

    Author : Anne Sundén; [2014]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; physiotherapy; intervention; hip; osteoarthritis; health-related quality of life; physical function; self-efficacy; Tai Chi; patient education;

    Abstract : The overall aims of this work were to investigate the consequences of hip disorders and hip osteoarthritis (OA) on health-related quality of life (HRQL) physical function and self-efficacy. The condition, hip OA, is often associated with significant pain and has a strong impact on physical function and quality of life. READ MORE