Search for dissertations about: "Consolation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 8 swedish dissertations containing the word Consolation.

  1. 1. Living in consolation while growing very old

    University dissertation from Umeå : Omvårdnad

    Author : Regina Santamäki Fischer; Umeå universitet.; [2007]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; aged; aging; phenomenological hermeneutic; transcendence; consolation; INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH AREAS Caring sciences Nursing; TVÄRVETENSKAPLIGA FORSKNINGSOMRÅDEN Vårdvetenskap Omvårdnad;

    Abstract : Growing very old into late life means increased suffering that may lead to despair and call for consolation. This thesis looks at the lived experience of very old people and aim at illuminating the meaning of growing very old and the meaning of consolation when growing old. READ MORE

  2. 2. Striving for purity interviews with people with malodorous exuding ulcers and their nurses

    University dissertation from Umeå : Omvårdnad

    Author : Elisabeth Lindahl; Umeå universitet.; [2008]
    Keywords : ulcers; malodour; purity; consolation; phenomenological hermeneutics; qualitative content analysis; omvårdnadsforskning med medicinsk inriktning; Caring Sciences;

    Abstract : The overall purpose of this thesis is two-fold; to illuminate the meaning of living with ‘impurity’ in terms of malodorous exuding ulcers, and the meaning of caring for people with ‘impure’ bodies in institutions and in people’s homes. The thesis comprises four papers based on studies using qualitative methods. READ MORE

  3. 3. Reflective assent in basic care : A study in nursing ethics

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Kersti Malmsten; Mälardalens högskola.; Uppsala universitet.; [1999]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Religion Theology Ethics; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Religionsvetenskap Teologi Etik; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Religion Theology; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Religionsvetenskap Teologi; etik; Ethics; Religion; Nursing Ethics; Communicative Ethics; Feminist Ethics; Virtue Ethics; BasicCare; Consent; Reflective Assent; Bodily Knowledge; Power; Vulnerability; Embodiment; Sensuality; Reciprocity; Interdependent Autonomy; Consolation; Human Dignity; Empowerment;

    Abstract : This study discusses nursing ethics in relation to basic care. The practice of basic care andrelated knowledge are often understood as tacit knowledge, a kind of familiarity-knowledgethat often has been neglected by philosophical scrutiny. READ MORE

  4. 4. Psychiatric care of people at risk of committing suicide narrative interviews with registered nurses, physicians, patients and their relatives

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå Universitet

    Author : Anne-Grethe Talseth; Umeå universitet.; Umeå universitet.; [2001]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Psychiatric care; in-patients at risk of committing suicide; registered nurses; physicians; relatives; narratives; phenomenological hermeneutics; confirmation; communion; consolation; hope; Självmord; psykiatrisk omvårdnad;

    Abstract : The aims of this thesis are to illuminate the meaning of being cared for and treated by nurses and physicians, as narrated by psychiatric suicidal in-patients; the meaning of taking care of and treating patient at risk of committing suicide, as narrated by nurses and physicians; and the meaning of being met and having one’s suicidal relative taken care of by health personnel, as narrated by relatives. Narrative interviews were conducted with 42 adult patients at risk of committing suicide in an in-patient psychiatric unit, 19 RNs, 19 physicians, and 15 relatives at a hospital in Norway. READ MORE

  5. 5. Health care on equal terms for immigrants in Sweden

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

    Author : Eivor Wiking; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2012]

    Abstract : Background There is limited knowledge about immigrant patients’ lower self-reported health (SRH) in relation to acculturation and discrimination and about immigrant patients’, interpreters’ and GPs’ experiences, reflections, and strategies during the triangular meeting. Aims Study I: to analyse the association between ethnicity, acculturation, discrimination and poor SRH. READ MORE