Search for dissertations about: "hospital administration evaluation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 17 swedish dissertations containing the words hospital administration evaluation.

  1. 1. Quality Management in Hospital Departments Empirical Studies of Organisational Models

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Stefan Kunkel; Uppsala universitet.; [2008]
    Keywords : Social medicine; Quality Management; Organisational Models; Hospital Departments; Socialmedicin;

    Abstract : The general aim of this thesis was to empirically explore the organisational characteristics of quality systems of hospital departments, to develop and empirically test models for the organisation and implementation of quality systems, and to discuss the clinical implications of the findings.Data were collected from hospital departments through interviews (n=19) and a nation-wide survey (n=386). READ MORE

  2. 2. Acute lung injury : incidence and predictors of outcome with special reference to inhaled nitric oxide

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska Institutet at Danderyds Hospital

    Author : Owe Luhr; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [1999]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Respiratory distress syndrome; Adult; -drug-therapy; -mortality; Treatment; -outcome; Nitric oxide; therapeutic-use; administration-and-dosage; -adverse effects; Mutagenicity; tests; Chromosome aberrations; Risk factors; Logistic models; Prospective studies.;

    Abstract : This work started out as a critical examination of the initial clinical experiences with inhalation of nitric oxide (INO) to patients with acute lung injury (ALI) and acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) in Scandinavia 1991-1994. During this examination, we found that epidemiological data and prognostic factors were lacking in Scandinavia for these patient groups, making it difficult to evaluate new therapies. READ MORE

  3. 3. Studies on arterial endothelial function and intima-media thickness using ultrasound technique

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Medicine at Huddinge University Hospital

    Author : Morteza Rohani; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2008]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Ultrasound; atherosclerosis; flow mediated dilatation; endothelial function; carotid arteries; thoracic aorta; brachial artery; coronary artery disease; nicotine; snuff; prednisolone; rheumatoid arthritis;

    Abstract : Background: The development of ultrasonographic arterial imaging, high-resolution B-mode ultrasonography, has created a technical basis for a new diagnostic approach to atherosclerotic disease by offering the possibility of accurate and reproducible quantification of the structural and functional changes in the arterial wall. Flow-mediated dilation (FMD) of the brachial artery and carotid intima-media thickness (IMT) have been shown to be good surrogate markers of atherosclerosis. READ MORE

  4. 4. Therapeutic potential of natural killer cells in multiple myeloma

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Medicine at Huddinge University Hospital

    Author : Evren Alici; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2006]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Natural Killer cells; immunotherapy; multiple myeloma; gene therapy;

    Abstract : Multiple Myeloma (MM) is an incurable plasma cell neoplasm with a median length of survival after diagnosis of approximately three years; therefore new treatment modalities to eradicate the disease are needed. Although the disease remains incurable, current main alternatives are drug treatment modalities and autologous stem cell transplantation (ASCT). READ MORE

  5. 5. Analysis of prerequisites to introduce computer-based information systems in health care : a developing country study

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköpings universitet

    Author : Khalid Moidu; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [1989]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; health; information systems; computers; end-users; decision support systems; expert systems; systems development; systems evaluation; MEDICINE; MEDICIN;

    Abstract : To attain a state of global health requires integrated efforts of many professionals. The lingua franca for the many professionals involved in health care is data and information. For example, information on the extent of an infectious disease found in a community is required by the health care management, to mobilize appropriate resources. READ MORE