Search for dissertations about: "adherence"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 381 swedish dissertations containing the word adherence.

  1. 1. Adherence to Antidepressant Medication

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Ann-Charlotte Åkerblad; Uppsala universitet.; [2007]
    Keywords : Psychiatry; adherence; depression; randomised controlled trial; intervention; therapeutic drug monitoring; personality; health status; health care utilisation; Psykiatri;

    Abstract : Non-adherence to medication is a major obstacle in the treatment of depression. The objectives of the present study were to explore the effect of two interventions aiming to increase antidepressant treatment adherence, and to examine long-term consequences and costs of depression in adherent and non-adherent primary care patients. READ MORE

  2. 2. Adherence to lipid-lowering medications and cardiovascular disease prevention in type 2 diabetes mellitus

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Sofia A. Karlsson; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2018]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; medication adherence; refill adherence; medication persistence; pharmacoepidemiology; lipid-lowering medications; type 2 diabetes mellitus; cardiovasular disease; all-cause mortality; cardiovascular mortality; guideline adherence;

    Abstract : Background and aims: Globally, cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the major cause of death among patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM). Improved control of LDL cholesterol with lipid-lowering medications and patients’ adherence to such medications have been shown associate with lower risk of CV events and mortality among T2DM patients. READ MORE

  3. 3. Adherence and Readiness to Antiretroviral Treatment

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Björn Södergård; Uppsala universitet.; [2006]
    Keywords : Community pharmacy services; Adherence; Readiness; HIV; Pharmacy; Samhällsfarmaci;

    Abstract : Antiretroviral therapy places extraordinarily high demands on adherence, since non-adherence affects both individuals and society due to the spread of resistant viral strains. The aims of the thesis were to investigate the prevalence of adherence in Swedish HIV-infected patients, changes in adherence over time, and factors associated with adherence, including patients’ readiness to adhere. READ MORE

  4. 4. Helicobacter pylori molecular mechanisms for variable adherence properties

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå university

    Author : Anna Vallström; Umeå universitet.; Umeå universitet.; [2009]
    Keywords : H. pylori; adherence; BabA; SabA; Leb; sLex; phase variation; recombination; vesicles;

    Abstract : More than half of all people worldwide are infected with H. pylori. The infection always cause a gastric inflammation that may develop into peptic ulcer disease or gastric cancer. Attachment proteins, adhesins, mediate specific adherence of H. READ MORE

  5. 5. Chronic Pain and Exercise Studies on pain intensity, biochemistry, adherence and attitudes

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Linn Karlsson; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2017]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Adherence; biochemical substances; chronic pain; physical activity and exercise; treatment;

    Abstract : Chronic pain is common in western countries and entails considerable consequences for the afflicted individuals as well as for the society. Furthermore, chronic pain is complex including an advanced interplay between biological-, psychological- and social aspects. READ MORE