Search for dissertations about: "fear of hospitals"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 12 swedish dissertations containing the words fear of hospitals.

  1. 1. ‘Two Sides of a Coin’ Quality of Childbirth Services in Indian Public Health Facilities, from the Perspectives of Women and their Care Providers

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Paridhi Jha; Uppsala universitet.; [2017]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Fear of Birth; Postnatal Depressive Symptoms; Hindi WDEQ; Hindi SMMS; Institutional Childbirth; Hälso- och sjukvårdsforskning; Health Care Research;

    Abstract : Background: Skilled birth attendance, usually available by promoting childbirth at health care institutions in low-resource settings, is known to prevent maternal and neonatal morbidity and mortality. While institutional childbirths in India have increased at an exponential rate, the infrastructure, material and manpower resources to support this practice are lagging, raising concerns about the quality of childbirth services. READ MORE

  2. 2. Improving care for patients with non-cardiac chest pain Description of psychological distress and costs, and evaluation of an Internet-delivered intervention

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Ghassan Mourad; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2015]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Cardiac anxiety; cognitive behavioural therapy; depressive symptoms; direct cost; fear of body sensations; healthcare utilization; hospital care; indirect cost; Internet-delivered; ischemic heart disease; non-cardiac chest pain; primary care; randomized controlled study; societal cost;

    Abstract : Introduction: More than half of all patients seeking care for chest pain do not have a cardiac cause for this pain. Despite recurrent episodes of chest pain, many patients are discharged without a clear explanation of the cause for their pain. READ MORE

  3. 3. Quality and utilisation of antenatal care services in Lao PDR

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Dept of Women's and Children's Health

    Author : Chanthanom Manithip; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2012]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Background Antenatal care (ANC) plays an important role in reducing maternal mortality and morbidity by detecting early risk factors in order to have an effective intervention in time and by linking the pregnant women to a planned delivery with a skilled birth attendant. However, the utilisation of ANC services of pregnant women is problematic in many low-income countries, and in Laos only 39% used the services in 2005. READ MORE

  4. 4. The preterm child in dentistry. Behavioural aspects and oral health

    University dissertation from Malmö University, Department of Paediatric Dentistry

    Author : Susanne Brogårdh-Roth; Malmö University.; [2010]
    Keywords : ODONTOLOGY Paedodontics; ODONTOLOGI Pedodonti; ODONTOLOGY Odontological behavioural science; ODONTOLOGI Odontologisk beteendevetenskap; Medicine; preterm; oral health; behaviour management problems;

    Abstract : Background Advancements in medical care have enabled more children born preterm to survive and develop as healthy individuals alongside their full-term peers. However, a higher frequency of medical health problems, cognitive and behavioural disturbances, including problems in school, has been reported. READ MORE

  5. 5. Memories and Health Related Quality of Life - in patients with trauma cared for in the Intensive Care Unit

    University dissertation from Malmö University, Department of Paediatric Dentistry

    Author : Mona Ringdal; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2008]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; trauma; injury; intensive care unit; delusional memories; health related quality of life; intensive care; anxiety; depression; return to work;

    Abstract : Patients? experiences of hallucinations and nightmares during an intensive care unit stay (ICU) are well-known, but it is less known how these delusional memories (DM) affect patients after discharge from hospital following trauma. The overall aim of this thesis was therefore to acquire a comprehensive understanding of patient memories from the ICU-stay and their putative effects on outcome after physical trauma from a long and short-term perspective. READ MORE