Search for dissertations about: "Knowledge and attitude"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 141 swedish dissertations containing the words Knowledge and attitude.

  1. 1. Cervical cancer screening. Knowledge, attitudes and experiences among women and midwives

    Author : Monica Ideström; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2005]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; cervical cancer screening; cervical cancer; Papanicolaou smear; knowledge; attitude; experience; coping; dysplasia; cervical intraepithelial neoplasia CIN ; midwife; information; Grounded Theory;

    Abstract : Population based cervical cancer screening (CCS), performed by midwives, to detect cellularatypia before it develops into cancer, has been in force in Sweden since the 1970s. Thepositive effects of the subsequent decline in morbidity and mortality due to cervix cancer arewell documented but does screening also have negative consequences?Aims: To investigate knowledge about, attitudes to and experience of CCS (i) among womenin general, (ii) among women with experience of two mildly atypical Pap smears, (iii) amongwomen diagnosed with cervical cancer and (iv) among midwives who manage CCS. READ MORE

  2. 2. Expressions of shared interpretations - Intangible outcomes of continuous quality improvement efforts in health- and elderly care

    University dissertation from Jönköping : Jönköping University, School of Health and Welfare

    Author : Annika Nordin; Högskolan i Jönköping.; Högskolan i Jönköping.; [2017]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Continuous quality improvement; Improvement science; Outcomes;

    Abstract : This thesis is anchored in improvement science, the research field of improvement. Improvement science describes and explores improvement in real-life contexts and “system of profound knowledge” (Deming, 2000) is a cornerstone. READ MORE

  3. 3. Breast cancer in rural India knowledge, attitudes, practices; delays to care and quality of life

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Nitin Gangane; Umeå universitet.; [2018]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; breast cancer; rural; India; knowledge; attitudes; practices; delay; quality; folkhälsa; Public health; Epidemiology; epidemiologi;

    Abstract : Background: Cancer is a major public health problem globally. The incidence of cancer is increasing rapidly in many low- and middle-income countries like India due to the epidemiological transition. At present, breast cancer is the leading cancer in females in many countries including India. READ MORE

  4. 4. The digital citizen as partner in eGovernance : ambitions and institutional realities

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro University

    Author : Iryna Susha; Örebro universitet.; [2013]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; e-participation; e-governance; e-democracy; Informatik; Informatics;

    Abstract : This cover paper summarizes the research conducted in the period from June 2011 to January 2013 as part of PhD work. It belongs to the field of eParticipation, often considered to be a sub-domain of the eGovernment field. READ MORE

  5. 5. Tinkering with Interactive Materials Studies, Concepts and Prototypes

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Mattias Jacobsson; KTH.; Computer Systems Laboratory.; [2013]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Tinkering; Interactive Materials; Robotic Materials; Human-Computer Interaction; Interaction Design;

    Abstract : The concept of tinkering is a central practice within research in the field of Human Computer Interaction, dealing with new interactive forms and technologies. In this thesis, tinkering is discussed not only as a practice for interaction design in general, but as an attitude that calls for a deeper reflection over research practices, knowledge generation and the recent movements in the direction of materials and materiality within the field. READ MORE