Search for dissertations about: "attrition in hospitals"

Found 2 swedish dissertations containing the words attrition in hospitals.

  1. 1. Measurement of outcome in lumbar spine surgery Validity and interpretability of frequently used outcome measures in the Swespine register

    University dissertation from Göteborgs universitet

    Author : Catharina Parai; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2020]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; spine register; disc herniation; spinal stenosis; degenerative disc disorder; patient-reported outcome measure; Global Assessment; minimal important change; smallest detectable change; retest reliability; non-response to follow-up; attrition; measurement of change;

    Abstract : BACKGROUND. The purpose of elective lumbar spine surgery is mainly to reduce pain and to improve physical function and quality of life. The quality and results of the interventions are monitored in the Swedish spine register, Swespine. READ MORE

  2. 2. Lateral osteoarthritis of the knee. Etiology based on morphological, anatomical, kinematic and kinetic observations

    University dissertation from Göteborgs universitet

    Author : Jonas Weidow; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2006]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Diagnosis; Pathogenesis; Treatment; Kinetics; Kinematics; Lateral Osteoarthritis;

    Abstract : This thesis aimed to study osteoarthritis (OA) of the knee and its subgroup with lateral wear (valgus knees). Anatomy, kinematics and kinetics (movements and moments) of the hip and knee joint and the sensitivity and specificity of diagnostic procedures were evaluated. READ MORE