Search for dissertations about: "Karin Ahlberg"

Found 2 swedish dissertations containing the words Karin Ahlberg.

  1. 1. Life situation in patients and their family members after allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation : aspects of health and support in different care settings

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet

    Author : Karin Bergkvist; Joacim Larsen; Jonas Mattsson; Unn-Britt Johansson; Karin Ahlberg; [2015]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation; Family member; Home care; Hospital care; Patient reported experiences; Patient reported outcomes;

    Abstract : Allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) is mainly an intensive treatment option for hematology malignancies. During the past decades, improved care and treatment have been systematically developed. READ MORE

  2. 2. Cancer-related fatigue. Experience and outcomes

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet

    Author : Karin Ahlberg; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2004]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; cancer-related fatigue; symptom experience; symptom assessment; symptom management; health-related quality of life; psychological distress; coping resources; cytokines; nursing; uterine cancer.;

    Abstract : Cancer-related fatigue (CRF) is one of the most common and distressing symptoms in cancer patients and it may interfere with everyday aspects of life. Despite the recent significant increase in the literature on CRF it is nevertheless understudied, and several important questions involving experience, aetiology, assessment and interventions remain unanswered. READ MORE