Search for dissertations about: "health and safety standards"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 23 swedish dissertations containing the words health and safety standards.

  1. 1. Documentation of Vital Signs in Electronic Health Records A Patient Safety Issue

    University dissertation from Sheffield : White Rose ethesis on line

    Author : Jean Stevenson-Ågren; [2016]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; patient safety; vital signs; electronic health records; Health and Caring Sciences; Hälsovetenskap;

    Abstract : Background and aim: Hospitals in the developed world are increasingly adopting digital systems such as electronic health records (EHRs) for all kinds of documentation. This move means that traditional paper case notes and nursing records are often documented in EHRs. READ MORE

  2. 2. Hand Injury from Powered Wood Splitters

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Aron Lindqvist; Uppsala universitet.; Uppsala universitet.; [2010]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Wood splitter; Wedge splitter; Screw splitter; Consumer product related injury; Agricultural injury; Occupational injury; Hand injury; Child injury; Injury prevention; Vedklyv; Kilklyv; Hydraulklyv; Skruvklyv; Arbetsskada; Handskada; Skada barn; Skadeprevention; MEDICINE Surgery Surgical research Plastic surgery; MEDICIN Kirurgi Kirurgisk forskning Plastikkirurgi; MEDICINE Surgery Surgical research Hand surgery; MEDICIN Kirurgi Kirurgisk forskning Handkirurgi; MEDICINE Surgery Surgical research Orthopaedics; MEDICIN Kirurgi Kirurgisk forskning Ortopedi; MEDICINE Social medicine Public health medicine research areas Occupational medicine; MEDICIN Socialmedicin Folkhälsomedicinska forskningsområden Yrkesmedicin; Plastic Surgery; Plastikkirurgi;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study on hand injury from powered wood splitters was to describe injury epidemiology and anatomy, to rate injury severity, to evaluate the outcome after injury and to describe factors of possible importance for the occurrence of injury.By searching a computerized patient registry, 131 patients injured by wood splitters from 1995 to 2001 were identified. READ MORE

  3. 3. On noise and hearing loss Prevalence and reference data

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Magnus Johansson; Stig Arlinger; Einar Laukli; [2003]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; irreversible occupational disease; noise-induced hearing; noise-induced measurements OAE ; spontaneous otoacoustic emissions SOAE ; transient evoked otoacoustic emissions TEOAE ; distortion product otoacoustic emissions DPOAE ; MEDICINE Surgery Otorhinolaryngology Audiology; MEDICIN Kirurgi Otorhinolaryngologi Audiologi;

    Abstract : Noise exposure is one of the most prevalent causes of irreversible occupational disease in Sweden and in many other countries. In hearing conservation programs, aimed at preventing noise-induced hearing loss, audiometry is an important instrument to highlight the risks and to assess the effectiveness of the program. READ MORE

  4. 4. The effect of anti-slip devices on pedestrian safety method development and practical test

    University dissertation from Luleå : Luleå tekniska universitet

    Author : Glenn Berggård; Luleå tekniska universitet.; [2010]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Traffic Engineering; Trafikteknik;

    Abstract : Every winter, more than 100,000 pedestrians in the Nordic countries receive medical treatment as a result of falls on slippery surfaces. In addition, the risk of injury reduces interest in outdoor activities during the wintertime. READ MORE

  5. 5. Ethical problems in work and working environment contexts

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Infrastruktur

    Author : Anders J. Persson; KTH.; [2004]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; contract of employment; double standards; drug testing. ethics; ethical justification; exposure; genetic testing; health and safety standards; privacy; surveillance; risks; work; work environment; Philosophy; Filosofi;

    Abstract : This thesis identifies and systematizes two categories ofpractical problems that stem from work and working environmentcontexts: workplace privacy and occupational health risks. Thefocus of the discussion is on ethical justification. READ MORE