Search for dissertations about: "chronic pain"

Showing result 21 - 25 of 404 swedish dissertations containing the words chronic pain.

  1. 21. Autonomic reactivity in muscle pain : clinical and experimental assessment

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå Universitet

    Author : Nebojsa Kalezic; [2006]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; autonomic reactivity; stress; chronic pain; experimental pain; back; shoulder; neck; MEDICINE Physiology and pharmacology Physiology; MEDICIN Fysiologi och farmakologi Fysiologi;

    Abstract : There are numerous indications of possible involvement of the autonomic nervous system in the genesis of chronic pain. The possibility exists that sympathetic activation is related to motor dysfunction and changes in sensory processing, which have otherwise been implicated in musculoskeletal disorders. READ MORE

  2. 22. Autonomic reactivity in muscle pain clinical and experimental assessment

    University dissertation from Umeå : Kirurgisk och perioperativ vetenskap

    Author : Nebojsa Kalezic; Eugene Lyskov; Stein Knardahl; [2006]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; autonomic reactivity; stress; chronic pain; experimental pain; back; shoulder; neck; ODONTOLOGY Physiology; ODONTOLOGI Fysiologi;

    Abstract : There are numerous indications of possible involvement of the autonomic nervous system in the genesis of chronic pain. The possibility exists that sympathetic activation is related to motor dysfunction and changes in sensory processing, which have otherwise been implicated in musculoskeletal disorders. READ MORE

  3. 23. Proteomics Studies of Subjects with Alzheimer’s Disease and Chronic Pain

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Payam Emami Khoonsari; Kim Kultima; Martin Ingelsson; Magnus Wetterhall; Ann Brinkmalm; [2017]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Bioinformatics; microservices; biomarkers; Alzheimer s disease; chronic pain; fibromyalgia; neuropathic pain; spinal cord stimulation; cloud computing; proteomics; metabolomics; software; workflows; data analysis; mass spectrometry; Bioinformatics; Bioinformatik; Neurology; Neurologi; Geriatrics; Geriatrik;

    Abstract : Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is a neurodegenerative disease and the major cause of dementia, affecting more than 50 million people worldwide. Chronic pain is long-lasting, persistent pain that affects more than 1.5 billion of the world population. READ MORE

  4. 24. Endocannabinoids and N-acylethanolamines in translational pain research from monoacylglycerol lipase to muscle pain

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå Universitet

    Author : Nazdar Ghafouri; Christopher J Fowler; Andrew SC Rice; [2013]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Monoacylglycerol lipase; endocannabinoid; palmitoylethanolamide; N-acylethanolamines; microdialysis; chronic widespread pain; muscle pain; trapezius;

    Abstract : In the early nineties cannabinoid receptors, the main target for Δ9-tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), the psychoactive component of marijuana were identified. Shortly after their endogenous ligands, N-arachidonoylethanolamine (anandamide, AEA) and 2-diacylglycerol (2-AG) were characterized. READ MORE

  5. 25. Multidimensional assessment of people with chronic pain : A critical appraisal of the Person, Environment, Occupation model

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Marie-Louise Schult; Björn Gerdle; [2002]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Medical sciences; Chronic pain; evaluation; occupational therapy; rehabilitation; vocational assessment; MEDICIN OCH VÅRD; MEDICINE; MEDICIN; omvårdnadsforskning med medicinsk inriktning; Caring Sciences;

    Abstract : The present thesis is an attempt to organize the phenomena to be assessed and the methods for assessment in the management of chronic pain, using a conceptual model. To that aim, the Person-Environment-Occupation (PEO ) model was evaluated in several respects, e.g. origin and credibility. READ MORE