Search for dissertations about: "Non-specific musculoskeletal disorders"

Found 4 swedish dissertations containing the words Non-specific musculoskeletal disorders.

  1. 1. Health problems and treatment effects in patients with non-specific musculoskeletal disorders a comparison between Body awareness therapy, Feldenkrais and individual physiotherapy

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Eva-Britt Malmgren-Olsson; Umeå universitet.; Umeå universitet.; [2002]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Non-specific musculoskeletal disorders; treatment effects effect-size; Body Awareness Therapy; Feldenkrais; Individual Physiotherapy; primary care; Muskelsjukdomar;

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  2. 2. Balancing intrusive illness the experiences of people with musculoskeletal problems

    University dissertation from Umeå : Omvårdnad

    Author : Birgitta Wiitavaara; Högskolan i Gävle.; Umeå universitet.; [2007]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICINE Social medicine Public health medicine research areas Public health science; MEDICIN Socialmedicin Folkhälsomedicinska forskningsområden Folkhälsovetenskap; musculoskeletal problems; health experiences; illness; wellness; grounded theory; content analysis; balancing; disease course; uncontrollable fluctuations; symptoms; omvårdnadsforskning med medicinsk inriktning; Caring Sciences;

    Abstract : The overall aim of the present thesis was to explore and describe the health experiences of men and women with musculoskeletal problems. The specific aims of the four papers were: (I) to explore the experience of illness and wellness among ambulance personnel with musculoskeletal symptoms; (II) to explore the experience of illness and wellness among female health care personnel with musculoskeletal symptoms; (III) to explore the experience of bodily illness among people with musculoskeletal problems in the neck-shoulder region, and; (IV) to investigate the symptoms described by people with non-specific neck-shoulder problems, to investigate the method of development of neck-shoulder questionnaires that assesses pain and other symptoms, to analyse the content and items of these questionnaires, and to compare the findings. READ MORE

  3. 3. When pain remains Appraisals and adaptation

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Psykologiska institutionen

    Author : Hillevi Busch; Stockholms universitet.; [2007]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Chronic pain; musculoskeletal disorders; appraisals; coping; cognitive avoidance; identity; cognitive bias; psychological defences; acceptance; sick absenteeism.; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Psychology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Psykologi; psykologi; Psychology;

    Abstract : As the number one cause of sick absenteeism and disability pension, musculoskeletal pain is considered a major health problem in Sweden and many other industrialized countries. Medical findings are often insufficient to explain the pain’s intensity or duration, and psychological factors are known to be important in understanding the aetiology and maintenance of pain. READ MORE

  4. 4. Psychophysiological reactions to experimental stress relations to pain sensitivity, position sense and stress perception

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Psykologiska institutionen

    Author : Marina Heiden; Högskolan i Gävle.; Umeå universitet.; [2006]
    Keywords : public health; autonomic activity; cognitive-behavioral training; muscle oxygenation; physical activity; position sense; pressure-pain thresholds; sick leave; stress; Occupational and Environmental Medicine; arbets- och miljömedicin;

    Abstract : Stress and monotonous work contribute substantially to the development of chronic musculoskeletal disorders. Yet, the pathophysiological mechanisms underlying the process, particularly the involvement of autonomic regulation, remain unclear. READ MORE