Search for dissertations about: "Efficacy of intervention"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 163 swedish dissertations containing the words Efficacy of intervention.

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

    University dissertation from Physiotherapy

    Author : Anne Sundén; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [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

  2. 2. Case management for frail older people. Effects on healthcare utilisation, cost in relation to utility, and experiences of the intervention

    University dissertation from Lund University: Faculty of Medicine

    Author : Magnus Sandberg; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2013]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Intervention Studies; Hospitalisation; Informal Caregiver; Case Management; Content Analysis; Registries; Healthcare Utilisation; Frail Elderly; Complex intervention; Healthcare Costs;

    Abstract : The overall aim of this thesis was to investigate healthcare utilisation patterns and to explore the effects of a case management intervention for frail older people on healthcare utilisation and costs in relation to utility. A further aim was to explore the older people’s and case managers’ experiences of the intervention. READ MORE

  3. 3. Virtual patients for assessment of clinical reasoning

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Dept of Clinical Science, Intervention and Technology

    Author : Elenita Forsberg; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2014]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; assessment;

    Abstract : In healthcare education it is essential for the students to develop and achieve clinical reasoning skills. Clinical reasoning is complex to teach and learn, and effective assessment methods are also lacking. READ MORE

  4. 4. Gestational Weight Gain Implications of an Antenatal Lifestyle Intervention

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro university

    Author : Ann-Kristin Rönnberg; Örebro universitet.; [2016]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; gestational weight gain; maternal health; pregnancy; prevention of obesity; lifestyle intervention; childhood obesity; Surgery; Kirurgi;

    Abstract : Background: Excessive gestational weight gain (GWG) is common in developed countries and is associated with an increased risk of maternal and offspring morbidity. Evidence regarding efficacy and safety of antenatal lifestyle intervention is limited in terms of both systematic reviews and original trials. READ MORE

  5. 5. Studies of pharmacological interventions and pathogenesis of rheumatoid arthritis

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Medicine

    Author : Jon Lampa; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2002]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a systemic inflammatory disease primarily affecting the joints. The chronic inflammation frequently results in joint destruction and various forms of physical impairment. READ MORE