Search for dissertations about: "Persistent pain"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 105 swedish dissertations containing the words Persistent pain.

  1. 1. Persistent musculoskeletal pain A web-based activity programme for behaviour change, does it work? Expectations and experiences of the physiotherapy treatment process

    University dissertation from Luleå : Luleå tekniska universitet

    Author : Tommy Calner; Peter Michaelson; Lars Nyberg; Gunvor Gard; Anneli Peolsson; [2018]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; behaviour change; expectations; experiences; feasibility; multimodal intervention; musculoskeletal pain; pain management; physiotherapy; qualitative content analysis; single subject experimental design; web-based intervention; work ability; Physiotherapy; Fysioterapi;

    Abstract : This thesis concerned persons with persistent musculoskeletal pain in primary health care and had three aims. The first aim was to evaluate the effects of a web-based programme for behaviour change. The second aim was to create and evaluate a multimodal intervention. READ MORE

  2. 2. Pain among women Prospective population studies from a biopsychosocial perspective on pain

    University dissertation from Östersund : Mid Sweden University

    Author : Johanna Thomtén; Örjan Sundin; Joaquim J. F. Soares; Bo Melin; [2012]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; psychosocial factors; pain; socio-economic status; quality of life; burnout; women;

    Abstract : This thesis focuses on the role of different psychosocial factors in the course of pain over time in a general population sample of women in Sweden. The main aim was to identify and quantify such factors as predictors of pain, pain-related disability and quality of life within a biopsychosocial framework for the understanding of the pain experience over time. READ MORE

  3. 3. Neuroinflammation and pain

    University dissertation from Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Author : Linda Block; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2014]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Neuroinflammation; Pain; Persistant pain; Astrocytes; Morphine; Naloxone; Intrathecal administration;

    Abstract : ABSTRACT Background: Persistent pain that remains long after the physiological trigger has been resolved is a disabling condition. A possible mechanism for the transition from acute physiological pain to persistent pain involves low-grade inflammation in the central nervous system, in which inflammatory-activated astrocytes play a significant role. READ MORE

  4. 4. Musculoskeletal pain among health care staff : riskfactors for, pain, disability and sick leave

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Annika Nilsson; [2008]
    Keywords : pain; musculoskeletal pain; disability; sick leave; health care staff; registered nurses; nurse’s aides; work-related factors; personal factors; life values.;

    Abstract : The present thesis is based on four empirical studies concerning risk factors related to musculoskeletal pain (MSP), disability, and sick leave among three non-clinical samples of health care staff. Initially, in Study I, cognitive, behavioural and environmental factors related to MSP of nurses' aides were explored. READ MORE

  5. 5. Musculoskeletal Pain among Health Care Staff Riskfactors for Pain, Disability and Sick leave

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Annika Nilsson; Eva Denison; Per Lindberg; Kerstin Ekberg; [2008]
    Keywords : Caring sciences; pain; musculoskeletal pain; disability; sick leave; health care staff; registered nurses; nurses aides; work-related factors; personal factors; life values; Vårdvetenskap;

    Abstract : The present thesis is based on four empirical studies concerning risk factors related to musculoskeletal pain (MSP), disability, and sick leave among three non-clinical samples of health care staff. Initially, in Study I, cognitive, behavioural and environmental factors related to MSP of nurses' aideswere explored. READ MORE