Search for dissertations about: "constitutional factors"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 26 swedish dissertations containing the words constitutional factors.

  1. 1. Office illness the worker, the work and the workplace

    Author : Berndt Stenberg; []
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Sick Building Syndrome; Indoor Air Syndrome; facial skin symptoms; constitutional factors; psychosocial factors; indoor air quality; outdoor air flow rate; electromagnetic conditions; VDT work;

    Abstract : The work started with the clinical observations in patients working in buildings with indoor air problems. Signs of seborrhoeic dermatitis, erythematous facial skin conditions and itching conditions on the trunk were noted. Another point of departure was the attribution of facial skin symptoms to VDT work by patients. READ MORE

  2. 2. Malignant Melanoma in southern Sweden; Histopathology, Prognosis and Aetiology

    University dissertation from MD Anna Måsbäck, Dept. of Pathology, University Hospital, SE 221 85 Lund, Sweden

    Author : Anna Måsbäck; [2002]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; General pathology; pathological anatomy; Patologi allmän ; patologisk anatomi; constitutional factors.; ulceration; tumour thickness; mutation; CDKN2A; aetiology; epidemiology; prognosis; survival; Malignant melanoma; histopathology;

    Abstract : The purpose was to study the prognostic and aetiologic risk factors for melanoma in correlation to histopathology. Paper 1-3: Thin tumours (... READ MORE

  3. 3. On the etiology and pathogenesis of systemic lupus erythematosus with special reference to environmental factors

    University dissertation from Anders Bengtsson, Dept of Rheumatology, University Hospital, S-221 85 Lund, Sweden

    Author : Anders Bengtsson; [2002]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; muscle system; rheumatology locomotion; Skelett; muskelsystem; reumatologi; Skeleton; Risk factors; Human parvovirus B19; Immune complex; Disease activity; Interferon-alpha; SLE; Retrovirus;

    Abstract : Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) is a complex autoimmune disease in which environmental factors interact with genetic factors in the development of the disease process and evolution of clinical manifestations. In this thesis both exogenous factors and host factors were investigated, as well as important immunopathological aspects including involvement of immune complex (IC), the complement system and interferon-alpha (IFN-α). READ MORE

  4. 4. Food intake, fibrinolysis and risk factors for cardiovascular disease studies with special focus on plasminogen activator inhibitor type 1 (PAI-1)

    University dissertation from Anders Bengtsson, Dept of Rheumatology, University Hospital, S-221 85 Lund, Sweden

    Author : Birgitta Sundell-Rånby; []
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Body build; diet; fiber; fibrinolysis; glucose; insulin; lipids; obesity; plasminogen activator inhibitor;

    Abstract : Elevated plasminogen activator inhibitor (PAI-1) activity levels, hyperlipemia, hypertension, impaired glucose tolerance and obesity, in particular central obesity, are all related to increased risk for the development of cardiovascular disease.Some risk factors are known to be and shown to be influenced by dietary habits. READ MORE

  5. 5. Asthma and allergy in teenagers and young adults, risk-factors and T-cell regulation

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

    Author : Sten-Erik Bergström; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2013]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Asthma is one of the most common chronic diseases among teenagers and young adults. The prevalence of asthma among young adults in Sweden is approximately 7- 10%. Despite this, only a limited number of studies have focused on asthma, allergy and allergic inflammation in this age group. READ MORE