Search for dissertations about: "autonomic nervous system ANS"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 12 swedish dissertations containing the words autonomic nervous system ANS.

  1. 1. The emotional motor system and gastrointestinal symptoms

    University dissertation from Umeå : Medicin

    Author : Pontus Karling; Umeå universitet.; [2008]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Anxiety; ANS; autonomic nervous system; cortisol; DST; emotional motor system; functional; gastrointestinal symptoms; GSRS-IBS; gut; HADS; heart rate variability; HPA axis; IBS; irritable bowel syndrome; stress; unipolar depression; val158met COMT polymorphism; MEDICINE Dermatology and venerology; clinical genetics; internal medicine Internal medicine Gastroenterology; MEDICIN Dermatologi och venerologi; klinisk genetik; invärtesmedicin Invärtesmedicin Gastroenterologi;

    Abstract : There is a significant comorbidity between anxiety/depression and functional gastrointestinal syndromes, such as irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and functional dyspepsia. The pathophysiological link between emotions and the gut is not known. READ MORE

  2. 2. Autonomic nervous system regulation in chronic neck-shoulder pain Relations to physical activity and perceived stress

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : David Hallman; Uppsala universitet.; Högskolan i Gävle.; Högskolan i Gävle.; [2013]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Autonomic imbalance; Daily physical activity; Trapezius myalgia; Treatment; Parasympathetic; Sympathetic;

    Abstract : Neck-shoulder pain (NSP) is a highly prevalent musculoskeletal disorder with unclear causes, and effective prevention and treatment require a further understanding of the underlying mechanisms. Aberrant autonomic nervous system (ANS) regulation is a hypothesized causal element in the development and maintenance of chronic muscle pain. READ MORE

  3. 3. Towards Heart Rate Variability Tools in P-Health Pervasive, Preventive, Predictive and Personalized

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Farhad Abtahi; KTH.; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2016]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Medicinsk teknologi; Medical Technology; Heart Rate Variability; Cholinergic Anti-inflammatory Pathway; Autonomic Nervous System; Vagal activity; Biofeedback; Gamification; Serious Gaming; Inflammatory Markers; Raspberry PI;

    Abstract : Hjärtfrekvensvariabilitet (HRV) har senaste tiden rönt en hel del uppmärksamhet och flera teknikerför analys av HRV i tids- resp. frekvensområdet samt medels icke-linjära metoder har utvecklats. READ MORE

  4. 4. A role of sympathetic nervous system in immunomodulation of early experimental African trypanosomiasis

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Occupational Therapy and Elderly Care Research (NEUROTEC)

    Author : Yajuan Liu; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2004]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : African trypanosomiasis or sleeping sickness is a protozoan disease prevalent in Sub-saharan Africa. It is caused by the genus Trypanosoma and occurs in humans and animals and is transmitted by infected tsetse flies. Trypanosoma brucei ( T b.) rhodesiense and T b. READ MORE

  5. 5. Pain, mechanisms of fatigue and autonomic function in rheumatoid arthritis

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Dept of Medicine, Solna

    Author : Reem Altawil; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2016]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a disabling chronic autoimmune disease characterized by joint pain, and potentially leading to a serious decay of life quality. Pain remains the most important problem for patients with RA, and there is an obvious need to increase the knowledge of pain patterns in early disease and relation to anti-rheumatic treatment. READ MORE