Search for dissertations about: "Lungcancer"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 19 swedish dissertations containing the word Lungcancer.

  1. 1. Genomic characterization of non-small cell lung cancer - clinical and molecular implications

    University dissertation from Lund University, Faculty of Medicine

    Author : Anna F Karlsson; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2018]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Lung cancer; histology; non-small cell lung cancer; gene expression; gene fusion; Methylation;

    Abstract : Lung cancer accounts for 1.6 million cancers annually and 1.3 million deaths per year make the disease the deadliest type of cancer. Smoking is the most prominent cause. READ MORE

  2. 2. Radiosensitivity in lung cancer with focus on p53

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Michael Bergqvist; Uppsala universitet.; [2002]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Oncology; Lung cancer; comet assay; p53; cDNA; p53 antibodies; Lungcancer; Komet metoden; p53 antikroppar; Onkologi; MEDICINE Surgery Oncology; MEDICIN Kirurgi Onkologi; Oncology; onkologi;

    Abstract : In Sweden approximately 2800 new lung cancer patients are diagnosed every year. Radiotherapy is used with curative intention in certain groups of patients. The aim of this thesis is to study the basis of differences in radioresistance and the possibility to predict response to radiotherapy. READ MORE

  3. 3. Vägen fram till diagnos och behandling för patienter med lungcancer

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society

    Author : Helena Leveälahti; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2006]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Lung Cancer; Symptoms; Delay in diagnosis; Delay in treatment; Qualitative research;

    Abstract : Lung cancer is the third most common cancer among men and women in Sweden. More than 3000 persons/year are diagnosed with lung cancer. Despite the presence of many and intense symptoms at diagnosis, most patients still receive the diagnosis in advanced stages without possibility of resection. READ MORE

  4. 4. Symtom, besvär och tid hos kvinnor och män med lungcancer

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society

    Author : Malin Lövgren; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2009]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Symptoms; distress; delay; health care system; gender; lung cancer; time; embodied time; mixed methods;

    Abstract : Background: Many patients with lung cancer (LC) are diagnosed in late cancer stages, with palliative needs due to symptom burden. Although LC is increasing in women, few studies have focused on gender-related differences in symptoms and other concerns. READ MORE

  5. 5. Smoking and airway disorders in an urban population -special references to gender and socioeconomic status

    University dissertation from Respiratory Medicine and Allergology, Lund University

    Author : Marie Ekberg; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2006]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Folkhälsa; epidemiology; Public health; Andningsorganen; Respiratory system; gender; COPD; hospital admissions; lung cancer; Medicine human and vertebrates ; tobacco; socio-economic status; smoking; population-based; morbidity; mortality; epidemiologi; lung function; Medicin människa och djur ; women;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish Delarbetena i denna avhandling, som baseras på en befolkningsstudie från Malmö, studerar sjuklighet och dödlighet associerad till rökning och kroniska luftrörssjukdomar med hänsyn till köns och socioekonomiska aspekter. Studier av män har övertygande visat en ökad mortalitetsrisk associerat med tobaksrökning. READ MORE