Search for dissertations about: "function"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 9305 swedish dissertations containing the word function.

  1. 1. Placental Function An Epidemiological and Magnetic Resonance Study

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Sara Sohlberg; Uppsala universitet.; [2015]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; body height; body mass index; early preeclampsia; late preeclampsia; magnetic resonance imaging; placenta; perfusion; IVIM; risk factors; energy metabolism; magnetic resonance spectroscopy; 31P-MRS; Obstetrik och gynekologi; Obstetrics and Gynaecology;

    Abstract : Placental function is central for normal pregnancy and in many of the major pregnancy disorders. We used magnetic resonance imaging techniques to investigate placental function in normal pregnancy, in early and late preeclampsia and in intrauterine growth restriction. READ MORE

  2. 2. Olfactory Function The Influence of Demographic, Cognitive, and Genetic Factors

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Psychology, Stockholm University

    Author : Margareta Hedner; Stockholms universitet.; [2013]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Olfaction; odor identification; odor threshold; odor discrimination; aging; gender; ApoE; BDNF; val66met; association study; population-based; psykologi; Psychology;

    Abstract : Olfactory function is affected by demographic, cognitive, and genetic factors. In the present thesis, three empirical studies investigated individual differences in olfactory ability. Study I explored demographic and cognitive correlates in common olfactory tasks; odor detection, odor discrimination, and odor identification. READ MORE

  3. 3. Nutrition, exercise and body composition in community-dwelling older adults Effects on function, wellbeing and mortality

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Åsa von Berens; Uppsala universitet.; [2019]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Older adults; function; nutrition; wellbeing; mortality; exercise; sarcopenic obesity;

    Abstract : Background: The demographic shift in society with more people reaching a high age provides new challenges for both society and the healthcare system.Aim: The overall aim of this thesis was to examine the impact of nutrition, exercise and body composition on function, wellbeing and mortality in community-dwelling older adults. READ MORE

  4. 4. The semiotic function studies in children's representations

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå Universitet

    Author : Maare Tamm; Umeå universitet.; [1990]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Piaget; Semiotic function; Mental representation Figurative; Operative; Representation media;

    Abstract : The main purpose of this thesis was to explore if there existed one single underlying semiotic function for representation. The problem was examined from both a theoretical and an empirical point of view. READ MORE

  5. 5. Lung Emphysema & Cardiac Function

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå Universitet

    Author : Kirsten Jörgensen; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2008]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; emphysema; hemodynamics; ventricular end-diastolic volumes; lung volume reduction; ventricular function; transoesophageal echocardiography; magnetic resonance imaging; diastole; simendan; hypertrophy;

    Abstract : Patients with severe lung emphysema have poor quality of life because of impaired lung function and reduced exercise tolerance. Concomitant heart disease in severe emphysema is well recognised. The prevailing view is that mainly the right side of the heart is involved, while the issue of left ventricular (LV) involvement is less studied. READ MORE