Search for dissertations about: "chronic pain"

Showing result 21 - 25 of 364 swedish dissertations containing the words chronic pain.

  1. 21. Proteomics Studies of Subjects with Alzheimer’s Disease and Chronic Pain

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Payam Emami Khoonsari; Uppsala universitet.; [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

  2. 22. 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; Uppsala universitet.; [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

  3. 23. Musculoskeletal Pain and Return to Work A Cognitive-Behavioral Perspective

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Charlotta Marhold; Uppsala universitet.; [2002]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Psychology; Back pain; cognitive-behavioral; multidisciplinary; musculoskeletal; neck pain; prediction; prevention; rehabilitation; return to work; shoulder pain; sick leave; treatment; Psykologi; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Psychology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Psykologi; klinisk psykologi; Clinical Psychology;

    Abstract : Musculoskeltal pain is the most common diagnosis for being on sick leave two months or longer in Sweden. The societal costs have been estimated at almost 30 billion Swedish kronor per year. Research aimed at improving occupational rehabilitation is therefore crucial. READ MORE

  4. 24. Fibromyalgia and chronic widespread pain. Dimensions of fatigue and effects of physiotherapy

    University dissertation from Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Author : Anna Ericsson; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2012]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; fatigue; fibromyalgia; chronic pain; widespread pain; assessment; physiotherapy; exercise; education;

    Abstract : Aims. Fatigue is a severe problem for patients with fibromyalgia (FM) and chronic widespread pain (CWP). READ MORE

  5. 25. A follow-up of patients with chronic musculoskeletal pain, focusing on multimodal rehabilitation

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Daniel Merrick; Umeå universitet.; [2012]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Pain; pain measurement; disability; patient satisfaction; cognitive therapy; behaviour therapy; interdisciplinary health teams; motivation; sick leave; multimodal rehabilitation; whiplash injuries; stress disorders; posttraumatic;

    Abstract : Chronic pain is usually defined as pain of more than three months duration. The prevalence of chronic pain among the general population in Sweden is 18%. READ MORE