Search for dissertations about: "importance of massage"

Found 5 swedish dissertations containing the words importance of massage.

  1. 1. At work in spite of pain Prevention and rehabilitation in two predominantly female workplaces, their effects and further development of analysis methods

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Univ. Press

    Author : Bodil J Landstad; Mittuniversitetet.; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2001]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICINE Dermatology and venerology; clinical genetics; internal medicine; MEDICIN Dermatologi och venerologi; klinisk genetik; invärtesmedicin; Work environment; Vocational ehabilitation; Workplace; prevention; rehabilitation; women; hospital cleaners; home help personnel; healthrelated quality of life; working environment; musculoskeletal; pain; absenteeism; economic effect at company level; quasi-experiment.;

    Abstract : The overall aim of the thesis is to study the effects of preventive and rehabilitative interventions for employees at work despite pain at predominantly female workplaces, and further development of analysis methods. The study had two intervention groups and two non-randomised reference groups. READ MORE

  2. 2. Naprapathic manual therapy and other factors of importance for the prognosis of neck and back ain

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Institute of Environmental Medicine

    Author : Kari Paanalahti; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2014]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Introduction: Neck and back pain common health problems causing economic burden and individual suffering worldwide. Aim: The overall aim of this thesis was to increase understanding of naprapathic manual therapy and other factors of potential importance for the prognosis of back and neck pain. READ MORE

  3. 3. Improving quality of life using mind-body therapies : The evaluation of a course intervention for personal self-awareness and development

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society

    Author : Lotta Fernros; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2009]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Breathing exercises; complementary therapies; health promotion; holistic health; imagery; meditation; mind-body relations; movement- and psychophysiology; qi; quality of life; questionnaires;

    Abstract : The general aim of this research project was to conduct a research project in complementary alternative medicine (CAM), and to evaluate an unusual course method. Since 1985 a special training centre, founded by Bengt Stern at Vikbolandet outside Norrköping, has been holding courses in personal development, Meet Yourself stage 1 . READ MORE

  4. 4. Lymphedema and Health-Related Quality of Life

    University dissertation from Lund University, Faculty of Medicine

    Author : Pia Klernäs; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2017]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Lymphedema; Sensitivity; Responsiveness; Reliability; Validity; PROM; Questionnaire; Quality of life; Psychometric testing; lymfödem; Livskvalitet; psykometriska tester; reliabilitet; sensitivitet; validitet; responsiveness; enkät;

    Abstract : Lymfödem är en svullnad som kan uppkomma i olika delar av kroppen. Svullnaden uppstår på grund av att lymfvätska inte hinner dräneras bort i tillräcklig takt, utan blir kvar i vävnaden. READ MORE

  5. 5. Lymphoedema and Breast Cancer. A Physiotherapeutic Approach

    University dissertation from Department of Physical Therapy, Lund University Hospital

    Author : Karin Johansson; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2002]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; cancer; onkologi; Cytologi; coping.; Cytology; oncology; cancerology; chronic disease; qualitative study; pneumatic compression; manual lymph drainage; compression therapy; BMI; workload; shoulder strength; shoulder mobility; Breast cancer; lymphoedema;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish Bröstcancer är den vanligast förekommande cancerformen hos kvinnor. Under sin livstid kommer tio procent av den kvinnliga befolkningen att få bröstcancer men endast en minoritet kommer att avlida av den. Operation är den vanligaste behandlingen och kombineras oftast med strålbehandling. READ MORE