Search for dissertations about: "L. Petersson"

Found 2 swedish dissertations containing the words L. Petersson.

  1. 1. Screening for Cardiovascular Risk and Diabetes in Primary Health Care The Söderåkra Risk Factor Screening Study

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Ulla Petersson; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2009]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICINE; MEDICIN;

    Abstract : Background: Cardiovascular disease (CVD) has been the predominant cause of morbidity and mortality for many decades in Sweden. Preventive work in primary health care through individual approach and community-based programmes has shown some success. READ MORE

  2. 2. Human-Human and Human-Animal Interaction : Some Common Physiological and Psychological Effects

    University dissertation from Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences

    Author : Linda Handlin; Högskolan i Skövde.; Högskolan i Skövde.; Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet.; [2010]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; LANTBRUKSVETENSKAPER; AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES; Naturvetenskap; Natural sciences; oxytocin; cortisol; prolactin; ACTH; blood pressure; medical interventions; sensory stimulation; interaction;

    Abstract : The aim of the present thesis was to investigate hormonal and physiological effects in mothers during a breastfeeding session and in dogs and their owners in response to short-term interaction.In study one, sixty-six mothers receiving either exogenous oxytocin infusion and/or epidural analgesia (EDA) during labor or intramuscular oxytocin injection post partum were studied. READ MORE