Search for dissertations about: "dissertation about dropouts"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 8 swedish dissertations containing the words dissertation about dropouts.

  1. 1. Participation in physical activities and sedentary behaviour among children with physical disabilities

    University dissertation from Child, family & reproductive health

    Author : Katarina Lauruschkus; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2015]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Participating in physical activity promotes physical and mental health. Children with physical disabilities are not as physically active as other children. They tend to participate in lower intensity physical activity, choose more passive activities with less variety and have more sedentary time. READ MORE

  2. 2. The child with tension-type headache. Physical factors and interactive interventions

    University dissertation from Department of Health Sciences, Lund University

    Author : Birte Tornöe; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2014]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Empowering patient education; headache; child; health; neck and shoulder muscles; muscular fitness; cardiovascular fitness and physiotherapy;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Danish Børn og især piger med spændingshovedpine (på engelsk tension-type headache,TTH) har en høj forekomst på verdensplan og betyder for børnene en risiko for skolefravær, medicin over forbrug og vedvarende hovedpine. Den viden, der findes om fysiske faktorers sammenhæng med hovedpine, er begrænset, ligesom viden og dokumentation for interventioner er det. READ MORE

  3. 3. Young Adults in Urban Pakistan; Barriers and Challenges for Improving Health Behaviors in the wake of the HIV/AIDS Epidemic

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Public Health Sciences

    Author : Syed Farid-ul Hasnain; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2010]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Young adults; dropouts; knowledge and awareness; HIV AIDS; STDs; family planning; gender roles; life prospects; Karachi;

    Abstract : Background: HIV/AIDS is spreading globally more specifically among the younger generation. The impact of HIV/AIDS on the youth cannot be underestimated. According to the UNAIDS report 2008; an estimated number of 33 million people around the globe were living with HIV in 2007, and overall, 2. READ MORE

  4. 4. A quarter century perspective on low back pain : A longitudinal study

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Clinical Neuroscience

    Author : Carina Bildt Thorbjörnsson; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [1999]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Interactions; occupational; non-occupational; interview method; retrospective; reliability; gender; chronic and incident; panel study; non-response;

    Abstract : The focus of this thesis is analyses of associations between occupational and non-occupational conditions on the one hand, and low back pain on the other. Methodological aspects of assessment of information about psychosocial working conditions, as well as of consequences of attrition in longitudinal studies, have also been examined. READ MORE

  5. 5. Effects of higher education and the role of admission selection

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Swedish Institute for Social Research, Stockholm University

    Author : Björn Öckert; Stockholms universitet.; [2001]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Higher education; Sweden; Högskolan; antagning; Sverige; Economics; nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : Study I Using Admission Selection Rules to Estimate the University Earnings Premium - A Regression-Discontinuity DesignThis study estimates the earnings premiums for university admission and graduation, using unique data from the admission selection process. Applicants and non-applicants for university in Sweden in 1982 are studied in terms of earnings in 1996. READ MORE