Search for dissertations about: "and Randomised Control Trial RCT"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 17 swedish dissertations containing the words and Randomised Control Trial RCT.

  1. 1. Going trough a colonoscopy and living with inflammatory bowel disease children's and parents' experiences and evaluation of the bowel cleansing quality prior to colonoscopy

    University dissertation from Malmö university, Faculty of Health and Society

    Author : Vedrana Vejzovic; [2016]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Colonoscopy; Inflammatory bowel diseases; Randomised control trial; Content analysis; Phenomenological hermeneutics;

    Abstract : This thesis focuses on children aged 10-18 years with symptoms of, or diagnosed with, inflammatory bowel disease (henceforth referred to as IBD). Before the disease can be diagnosed, a child must undergo several procedures, with colonoscopy as an established investigation, including bowel cleansing, which is crucial for the safe examination of the intestine. READ MORE

  2. 2. Exercise-based cardiac rehabilitation, physical fitness, and physical activity in cardiac disease

    University dissertation from Göteborgs universitet

    Author : Maria Borland; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2018]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; exercise-based cardiac rehabilitation; exercise; physical fitness; physical activity; health-related quality of life; atrial fibrillation; heart failure;

    Abstract : Background: Evidence suggests that individualised exercise-based cardiac rehabilitation should be offered to patients with ischemic heart disease and chronic heart failure (HF) because it improves physical fitness and health-related quality of life (HR-QoL), and reduces cardiac mortality and hospital admissions. If physiotherapist-led exercise-based cardiac rehabilitation (PT-X) can similarly improve physical fitness in patients with atrial fibrillation (AF), and improve physical activity levels in patients with chronic HF or permanent AF, has been sparsely studied. READ MORE

  3. 3. Person-centred care and self-efficacy - Experiences, measures and effects after an event of acute coronary syndrome

    University dissertation from Göteborgs universitet

    Author : Andreas Fors; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2015]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; acute coronary syndrome; cardiac rehabilitation; person-centred care; phenomenological hermeneutics; psychometric validation; randomised controlled trial; self-efficacy;

    Abstract : Person-centred care (PCC) highlights the importance of knowing the patient as a person and is a key component in engaging the person as an active partner in health care and treatment to improve illness management. Self-efficacy is a closely related concept to PCC as it refers to peoples’ beliefs in their capability to influence events that affect their lives. READ MORE

  4. 4. Gait and balance in Parkinson's disease : psychometric properties and effects of training

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Dept of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society

    Author : Niklas Löfgren; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2016]

    Abstract : Aim: The overarching aims of this thesis were to: evaluate the psychometric properties of a new clinical balance tool in People with Parkinson’s disease (PwPD) with mild to moderate disease severity; as well as to investigate the effects of a new gait and balance training regime, developed to target specific symptoms commonly observed in this population. Methods: Paper one entailed the evaluation of a balance tool’s (the Mini-BESTest) reproducibility in a clinical context, when used in PwPD. READ MORE

  5. 5. Healthcare and patient factors affecting sick leave From a primary health care perspective

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Lars Carlsson; Thorne Wallman; Johan Hallqvist; Catharina Gutavsson; Urban Janlert; [2017]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Sick leave; rehabilitation; return to work; primary health care; randomised controlled trial; focus-group discussions; motivation; Allmänmedicin; Family Medicine;

    Abstract : Background: For indeterminate reasons, there have been major variations in sick leave in Sweden, and many physicians have perceived sick leave assignments as burdensome.Aim: To gain more knowledge and understanding, from a perspective of primary health care, about factors in health care and patients that affect sick leave. READ MORE