Search for dissertations about: "Karin Enskär"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 13 swedish dissertations containing the words Karin Enskär.

  1. 1. Towards an evidence-based assessment of early motor performance in the child health services : Psychometric properties and clinical utility of the Structured Observation of Motor Performance in Infants

    Author : Kine Johansen; Steven Lucas; Anna Sarkadi; Kristina Persson; Margaretha Magnusson; Karin Sonnander; Karin Enskär; Uppsala universitet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : The Swedish child health services (CHS) have a unique position in that they reach almost all children 0-6 years of age. The child health nurse has the main responsibility for developmental surveillance. READ MORE

  2. 2. Using health-related quality of life instruments for children with long-term conditions : On the basis of a national quality registry system

    Author : Christina Petersson; Karin Enskär; Boel Andersson Gäre; Karin Åkesson; Karina Huus; Carina Sparud-Lundin; Jönköping University; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; outpatient setting; patient perspectives; patient reported outcomes; biopsychosocial perspective; self-reports; child involvement; International Classification of Functioning Disability and Health version for Children and Youth;

    Abstract : Introduction: There has been a continuous development of new technologies in healthcare that are derived from national quality registries. However, this innovation needs to be translated into the workflow of healthcare delivery, to enable children with long-term conditions to get the best support possible to manage their health during everyday life. READ MORE

  3. 3. Assessing the life situation of children and adolescents with cancer and their families

    Author : Karin Enskär; Ulla Qvarnström; Linköpings universitet; []
    Keywords : MEDICINE; MEDICIN;

    Abstract : In recent decades, more children have been cured of cancer due to research development and intensification of treatment. Having a life-threatening disease, like cancer, during childhood effects both the child and the family. It is important for the staff working with those families to know what is distressing in order to provide appropriate care. READ MORE

  4. 4. Children in the Radiology Department : a study of anxiety, pain, distress and verbal interaction

    Author : Berit Björkman; Karin Enskär; Kerstin Öhrling; Jönköping University; []
    Keywords : Children; radiography; experiences; anxiety; pain; distress; verbal interaction; examination;

    Abstract : This dissertation focuses on children’s experiences of going through an acute radiographic examination due to a suspected fracture. The findings from interviews with children aged 3-15 years showed anxiety, pain and distress to be a concern in conjunction with an examination (Paper I). READ MORE

  5. 5. The everyday life of young children through their cancer trajectory

    Author : Laura Darcy; Karin Enskär; Faith Gibson; Högskolan i Borås; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Young child; cancer; everyday life; health and functioning; transition; Människan i vården; Människan i vården;

    Abstract : The young child’s experiences of living with cancer are crucial to providing evidence based care. The overall aim of this thesis was to explore and describe experiences of health and functioning in the everyday life of young children with cancer, over a three year period from diagnosis, to provide insights and suggestions to improve evidence based care. READ MORE