Search for dissertations about: "incidental finding"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 8 swedish dissertations containing the words incidental finding.

  1. 1. Incidental Gallbladder Cancer : Incidence, predictors, management and outcome in a Swedish population

    Author : Linda Lundgren; Per A Sandström; Axel Ros; Gunnar Persson; Oliver Gimm; Magnus Nilsson; Linköpings universitet; []

    Abstract : Background: Cholecystectomy is a common surgical procedure and incidental gallbladder cancer is a rare and unexpected finding at a cholecystectomy performed upon benign indications. Whether to perform routine or selective histopathology of the gallbladder specimen is still a subject for discussion. READ MORE

  2. 2. Incidentally detected adrenal lesions - radiological aspects

    Author : Lilian Hammarstedt; Göteborgs universitet; []
    Keywords : Incidental finding; Adrenal incidentaloma; Adrenal Gland Neoplasm; Computed Tomography; Magnetic Resonance Imaging; Follow-up Studies; Oncology; Observer variation; Phantom Studies;

    Abstract : Incidentally detected adrenal lesions (“adrenal incidentalomas”) have become a growing clinical problem due to increased and refined radiology methods. Autopsy studies show frequencies as high as 7-8% in the elderly. A large part of such lesions give no health problems but some can be related to hormone overproduction or malignant disease. READ MORE

  3. 3. Transforming medical competency into medical management capability : developing physician leaders by finding management in medicine

    Author : Mairi Savage; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
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    Abstract : Background: Management thinking has made inroads into health care, but the relationship between medicine and management is often described as one of competing logics. Given a recognized need for bridging the two logics, studies have been conducted to better understand the role of clinicians in the leadership and management of health care. READ MORE

  4. 4. Deciding Fast and Slow : How Intuitive and Reflective Thinking Influence Decision Making

    Author : David Andersson; Gustav Tinghög; Gaute Torsvik; Linköpings universitet; []
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Dual-process Theory; Experimental economics; Intuition; Reflection; Emotion; Time pressure; Nudge;

    Abstract : Paper I “Intuition and cooperation reconsidered”: Does intuition make people more cooperative? Rand et al. (Rand, Greene, & Nowak, 2012) reported increased cooperation in social dilemmas after forcing individuals to decide quickly. READ MORE

  5. 5. Neuroradiological aspects of multiple sclerosis : from early signs to late disease stages

    Author : Tobias Granberg; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
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    Abstract : Background: Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a chronic inflammatory and degenerative disease of the central nervous system and a leading cause of neurological disability in young adults. Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) has improved the diagnostic process in MS, but has also led to incidental MS-like findings. READ MORE