Search for dissertations about: "Elin Nilsson"

Found 5 swedish dissertations containing the words Elin Nilsson.

  1. 1. Characterization of IgY for Oral Immunotherapy and Prevention of Pseudomonas aeruginosa Infections in Cystic Fibrosis Patients

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Elin Nilsson; Uppsala universitet.; [2009]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICINE Chemistry Clinical chemistry; MEDICIN Kemi Klinisk kemi; Clinical Chemistry; klinisk kemi;

    Abstract : Chicken antibodies, commonly referred to as IgY, have several properties that make them suitable for oral treatment of infections and there is essentially no risk for development of resistance. The overall aims of this thesis were to investigate Anti-Pseudomonas IgY as prophylaxis against infections with Pseudomonas aeruginosa for cystic fibrosis (CF) patients and to characterize the antibody treatment. READ MORE

  2. 2. Facing dementia as a we Investigating couples’ challenges and communicative strategies for managing dementia

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Elin Nilsson; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2018]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; conversation analysis; couplehood; dementia; epistemics; multimodal interaction; pronouns; relationships; video-recorded interviews; we-ness; “couplehood”; demens; kunskapshantering; multimodal interaktion; pronomen; relationer; samtalsanalys; videoinspelade intervjuer; vi-skap;

    Abstract : We live longer than ever before, which means that we also live longer with disorders such as those connected with dementia. Most people diagnosed with dementia live in ordinary housing for a long time, relying on their social network for support, mainly involving spouses or adult children. READ MORE

  3. 3. Neuronal networks involved in low back pain; experimental studies

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Elin Nilsson; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2012]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; low back pain; disc herniation; pyramidal tract; reticulospinal tract; longissimus muscle; nucleus pulposus; VPL; thalamus; rat; cat;

    Abstract : Low back pain is a common cause of disability, with a lifetime prevalence of up to 80%. A lumbar disc herniation, involving a bulging disc and/or leakage of the intervertebral disc’s nucleus pulposus, may be a possible cause of back and sciatic pain. Low back pain has also been associated with dysfunctional control of the paraspinal muscles. READ MORE

  4. 4. Where to shop? understanding consumers' choices of grocery stores

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Elin Nilsson; Umeå universitet.; [2016]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; consumer decision-making; store choice; situation-based choices; cognitive proximity; företagsekonomi; Business Studies;

    Abstract : For the last couple of decades consumer decision-making has been of increasing interest for retail as well as for consumer behaviour research. Food shopping constitutes a unique type of shopping behaviour. READ MORE

  5. 5. Global-Scale Modelling of the Land-Surface Water Balance Development and Analysis of WASMOD-M

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Elin Widén-Nilsson; Uppsala universitet.; [2007]
    Keywords : Hydrology; Global; Water balance; Runoff; Regionalisation; Model uncertainty; Multi-objective; Parameter; Evaluation criteria; Routing; Climate change; Hydrologi;

    Abstract : Water is essential for all life on earth. Global population increase and climate change are projected to increase the water stress, which already today is very high in many areas of the world. The differences between the largest and smallest global runoff estimates exceed the highest continental runoff estimates. READ MORE