Search for dissertations about: "Bowel function"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 117 swedish dissertations containing the words Bowel function.

  1. 1. Microcirculation, Mucus and Microbiota in Inflammatory Bowel Disease

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Olof Schreiber; Uppsala universitet.; [2010]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; inflammatory bowel diseases; experimental colitis; DSS; TNBS; colonic mucosal blood flow; laser-doppler flowmetry; colonic mucus thickness; MUC2; colonic mucosal barrier function; iNOS; eNOS; probiotics; Lactobacilli; Lactobacillus reuteri; colonic microbiota; T-RFLP; bacterial translocation; intravital microscopy; P-selectin; leukocyte recruitment; platelet recruitment; MEDICINE Physiology and pharmacology Physiology; MEDICIN Fysiologi och farmakologi Fysiologi; Physiology; Fysiologi;

    Abstract : Inflammatory bowel diseases, (IBD), are a group of chronic disorders of the gastro-intestinal tract, and include Crohn’s disease (CD) and Ulcerative Colitis (UC). The pathogenesis is not known, but involves at least in part a loss of tolerance towards the commensal colonic microbiota. READ MORE

  2. 2. Body composition and quality of life in patients with IBD, ileostomy and short bowel syndrome

    University dissertation from Göteborg

    Author : Eva Carlsson; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2003]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; inflammatory bowel disease; Crohn´s disease; ulcerative colitis; short bowel syndrome; quality of life; health related quality of life; coping; concern; body composition; bioelectric impedance spectroscopy; Dual-energy absorptiometry; total body water;

    Abstract : Patients with IBD are at risk for intestinal disability (e.g. having a stoma, malnutrition). The general aim of the thesis was to investigate physiological, psychological and social consequences of having IBD and an ileostomy or short bowel syndrome (SBS). READ MORE

  3. 3. Clinical and laboratory studies on propofol

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköpings universitet

    Author : Anders Gadegaard Jensen; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [1993]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Atelectasis; bowel function; rat neurons; cytoskeleton; cytosolic calcium; haemodynamic stability; human glial cells; leucocytes; propofol; recovery assessment; MEDICINE; MEDICIN;

    Abstract : Patients undergoing major abdominal surgery were randomly given total intravenous anaesthesia based on propofol and fentanyl, anaesthesia based on propofol, fentanyl and nitrous oxide or anaesthesia based on isoflurane and fentanyl. Postoperative atelectasis demonstrated by computed tomography of the chest was found to a similar extent and a similar decrease in arterial oxygen pressure was seen in the groups. READ MORE

  4. 4. Cancer and reconstructive surgery in Inflammatory bowel disease

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Maie Abdalla; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2019]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Inflammatory bowel disease; Colorectal cancer; IRA; IPAA; Primary sclerosing cholangitis;

    Abstract : Ulcerative colitis (UC) is a chronic inflammatory disease that affects the colon. According to the literature, some thirty percent of UC patients may require a subtotal colectomy and ileostomy due to failure of medical treatment, acute toxic colitis or dysplasia/cancer diagnosis. READ MORE

  5. 5. Defunctioning stoma in low anterior resection of the rectum for cancer Aspects of stoma reversal, anastomotic leakage, anorectal function, and cost-effectiveness

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro university

    Author : Hannah Floodeen; Örebro universitet.; [2016]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; rectal cancer; low anterior resection; defunctioning stoma; stoma reversal; anastomotic leakage; anorectal function; costs; resources; Surgery; Kirurgi;

    Abstract : Rectal cancer is a common malignancy treated with surgical resection and curative intent in the majority of cases. One treatment option is low anterior resection (LAR) with preserved bowel continuity, often involving the formation of a temporary defunctioning stoma (DS). READ MORE