Search for dissertations about: "Priority-setting"

Showing result 16 - 20 of 22 swedish dissertations containing the word Priority-setting.

  1. 16. Data uncertinties in material flow analysis.Local case study and literature survey

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Kemiteknik

    Author : Lena Danius; KTH.; [2002]
    Keywords : data uncertainies; sensitivity analysis; material flow analysis; MFA; method to determine data uncertainties; case study; ComBox model; nitrogen flows;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to discuss and analyse the influenceof data uncertainties with regard to the reliability of materialflow analysis (MFA) studies. MFA, as a part of environmentalsystems analysis, is a method belonging to the research field ofindustrial ecology and more specifically industrial metabolism. READ MORE

  2. 17. The matter of economic evaluations in health policy decision-making The case of the Swedish national guidelines for heart diseases

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Nathalie Eckard; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2015]

    Abstract : Economic evaluations are used to inform decision makers about the efficient allocation of scarce healthcare resources and are generated with the direct intent to support decisions in healthcare. Producing guidelines is a complex process and the inclusion of health-economic aspects in the formulation of the Swedish national guidelines as a basis for the written recommendations (priority gradings), distinguishes them from their European counterparts. READ MORE

  3. 18. Mortality in transitional Vietnam

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Dao Lan Huong; Umeå universitet.; [2006]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; cause of death; verbal autopsy; mortality; rural Vietnam; MEDICINE Social medicine Public health medicine research areas Public health science; MEDICIN Socialmedicin Folkhälsomedicinska forskningsområden Folkhälsovetenskap;

    Abstract : Understanding mortality patterns is an essential pre-requisite for guiding public health action and for supporting development of evidence-based policy. However, such information is not sufficiently available in Vietnam. READ MORE

  4. 19. Urban Ecosystem Services The Value of Green Spaces in Cities

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Stockholm Resilience Centre, Stockholm University

    Author : Johannes Langemeyer; Thomas Elmqvist; Erik Gómez-Baggethun; Kai Chan; [2015]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Urban; ecosystem services; valuation; vetenskap om hållbar utveckling; Sustainability Science;

    Abstract : In an ever more urban world, the role of green spaces in cities is increasingly highlighted for their capacity to provide ecosystem services for human well-being. Yet, the value of urban green spaces is still widely overlooked in urban policy and planning. READ MORE

  5. 20. Psoriasis care consumption and consequences of having psoriasis in everyday life

    University dissertation from Umeå : Department of Social Work andDepartment of Public Health and Clinical Medicine Dermatology and Venereology Umeå University

    Author : Margaretha Uttjek; Umeå universitet.; Umeå universitet.; [2006]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Accessibility; coping; gender; letter of referral; quality of life; routinisation; stigma; visibility.; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Social work; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Socialt arbete;

    Abstract : This thesis concerns a research project about psoriasis care and conse¬quences of psoriasis in the county of Västerbotten in Northern Sweden. The overall aim of the thesis is to contribute to improvement of psoriasis care through increased knowledge of the use and accessibility of psoriasis care, and knowledge of impact of psoriasis on patients’ daily lives by describing and interpreting: (i) accessibility and use of psoriasis care, (ii) consequences of having psoriasis in everyday life, and (iii) dilemmas in psoriasis care and visions of future care among professionals, politicians and administrators. READ MORE