Search for dissertations about: "Marie Thuresson"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Marie Thuresson.

  1. 1. The initial phase of an acute coronary syndrome symptoms, patients' response to symptoms and opportunity to reduce time to seek care and to increase ambulance use

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro universitet

    Author : Marie Thuresson; Johan Herlitz; Kurt Boman; [2012]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Acute coronary syndrome; pre-hospital delay; ambulance use; symptoms; decision making; Medicin; Medicine; Cardiology; Kardiologi;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to describe the initial phase of an acute coronary syndrome (ACS) in overall terms from a national perspective and to evaluate the impact of an information campaign designed to inform the public about how to act when suspecting an ACS. A total of 1939 patients at 11 hospitals in Swedenwith diagnosed ACS and symptom onset outside hospital completed a questionnaire(I-IV). READ MORE