Search for dissertations about: "Vårdvetenskap"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 763 swedish dissertations containing the word Vårdvetenskap.

  1. 1. Distress among Adolescents with Cancer

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Mariann Hedström; Uppsala universitet.; [2005]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Caring sciences; adolescents; anxiety; cancer; children; depression; distress; staff ratings; positive experiences; well-being; Vårdvetenskap; INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH AREAS Caring sciences; TVÄRVETENSKAPLIGA FORSKNINGSOMRÅDEN Vårdvetenskap;

    Abstract : The primary aim was to investigate the distress perceived by adolescents with cancer treated in paediatric oncology. In Study I, especially distressing events for children/adolescents with cancer were identified by interviews with children/adolescents/parents and nurses. Data were analysed with content analysis. READ MORE

  2. 2. Cancer Patients’ Satisfaction with Doctors’ Care Consequences and Contributing Conditions

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Camilla Fröjd; Uppsala universitet.; [2007]
    Keywords : Caring sciences; Carcinoid tumours; Doctor; Worry; Information; Satisfaction with doctors’ care; Psychosocial function; Self-efficacy; Vårdvetenskap;

    Abstract : The main aims were to: explore whether there is a relation between doctors’ ability to identify patients’ worry and wish for information and self-efficacy with regard to communicating with patients about difficult matters; describe which cues doctors consider when estimating patients’ worry and wish for information, and investigate whether there is a relation between patients’ satisfaction with doctors’ care and patients’ psychosocial function.Eleven doctors and 69 patients (of which 36 patients participated in the longitudinal study) with carcinoid tumours participated. READ MORE

  3. 3. Living and Coping with Cancer Specific Challenges and Adaptation

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Elisabet Wasteson; Uppsala universitet.; [2007]
    Keywords : Caring sciences; stressful events; appraisal; coping; life values; social support; psychiatric history; anxiety; depression; well-being; quality of life; cancer; spouses; Vårdvetenskap;

    Abstract : The overall aims of this thesis were to prospectively investigate how specific challenges among patients with commonly occurring cancers are related to adaptation and well-being, to predict later well-being using a range of psychosocial aspects and to compare two ways of measuring coping with cancer. This was studied at diagnosis in patients with gastrointestinal cancers and their spouses and at termination of cancer treatment and during follow-up in a heterogeneous group of cancers. READ MORE

  4. 4. I ett gränsland mellan vanlighet och ovanlighet - en fenomenologisk studie om längvarig psykossjukdom

    University dissertation from Växjö : Institutionen för vårdvetenskap och socialt arbete

    Author : Susanne Syrén; Britt-Inger Saveman; Eva Benzein; Margaretha Ekebergh; Ingela Skärsäter; [2008]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Långvarig psykossjukdom; vårdvetenskap; fenomemonologi; INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH AREAS Caring sciences; TVÄRVETENSKAPLIGA FORSKNINGSOMRÅDEN Vårdvetenskap; Vårdvetenskap; Caring Science;

    Abstract : Syren, Susanne (2008). I ett gränsland mellan vanlighet och ovanlighet – En fenomenologisk studie om långvarig psykossjukdom. Avhandling för licentiatexamen.Syftet med denna avhandling är att beskriva hur det är att leva med långvarig psykossjukdom och hur det är att leva som närstående till en person med sjukdomen. READ MORE

  5. 5. Kangaroo Mother Care Parents’ experiences and patterns of application in two Swedish neonatal intensive care units

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Ylva Thernström Blomqvist; Christine Rubertsson; Kerstin Hedberg Nyqvist; Uwe Ewald; Mats Eriksson; [2012]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Kangaroo Mother Care; Neonatal intensive care unit; Preterm infant; Nursing; Parenting; Pediatrik; Pediatrics;

    Abstract : Kangaroo Mother Care (KMC) is an alternative model of care that prevents parent-infant separation when preterm infants need neonatal intensive care by skin-to-skin contact between infants and their parents. KMC is also a strategy that involves parents in their infants’ care and enables them to assume the responsibility for the care. READ MORE