Search for dissertations about: "infection"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 2095 swedish dissertations containing the word infection.

  1. 1. Urinary tract infection a serious health problem in old women

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Irene Eriksson; Högskolan i Skövde.; Umeå universitet.; [2011]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Medical sciences; Medicin; urinary tract infection; old women; risk factors; delirium; experience; nursing; MEDICINE Dermatology and venerology; clinical genetics; internal medicine Internal medicine Geriatrics and medical gerontology; MEDICIN Dermatologi och venerologi; klinisk genetik; invärtesmedicin Invärtesmedicin Geriatrik och medicinsk gerontologi; geriatrik; Geriatrics;

    Abstract : Urinary tract infection (UTI) is a common bacterial infection in women of all ages but the incidence and prevalence increase with age. Despite the high incidence of UTI, little is known about its impact on morale or subjective wellbeing and daily life in old women. READ MORE

  2. 2. Contact activation on bacterial surfaces - a virulence mechanism

    University dissertation from Kristin Persson, BMC B14, Tornavägen 10, 221 84 lund

    Author : Kristin Persson; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2003]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; General biomedical sciences; Biomedicinska vetenskaper allmänt ; sepsis; infection; S. aureus; S. typhimurium; E. coli; curli; fibrinopeptides; fibrinogen; Coagulation; contact system;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish En bakteries förmåga att orsaka sjukdom beror till viss del på vilka molekyler, så kallade virulensfaktorer, som bakterien kan utsöndra eller har på sin yta, samt på hur effektivt värdens immunförsvar är. I människans försvar mot infektioner spelar inflammation och koagulation en stor roll. READ MORE

  3. 3. Leishmaniasis in Sweden. Molecular, diagnostic and epidemiological studies of the parasite Leishmania in a non-endemic country

    University dissertation from Lund University, Faculty of Medicine

    Author : Sara Karlsson Söbirk; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2019]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; leishmaniasis; Parasite; Epidemiological studies; Serology; diagnostic method; Immune System; Sweden; leishmaniasis; Leishmania; immune system; chitinase; CAZy; Immune evasion; Antimicrobial peptide AMP ; Chemokine; epidemiology; Sweden; Serological assays; diagnostic method;

    Abstract : Avhandlingen omfattar fyra delarbeten av olika slag, där två är rent laborativa studier av odlade Leishmaniaparasiter och deras interaktion med humant immunsvar, och två berör epidemiologi och diagnostik av sjukdomen leishmaniasis i ett svenskt patientmaterial.... READ MORE

  4. 4. Bacterial IgG Modulating Endoglycosidases. Basic biology and biotechnological applications

    University dissertation from Lund University, Faculty of Medicine

    Author : Azadeh Shadnezhad; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2017]
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  5. 5. Proteomic profiling of bacterial host adaptation : Racing the Red Queen

    University dissertation from Department of Immunotechnology, Lund University

    Author : Ola Kilsgård; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2016-11-07]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Proteomics; Mass Spectrometry; Systems biology; Biomarker; Host adaptation; Bacteria; Streptococcus pyogenes;

    Abstract : Despite the discovery of antibiotics almost a century ago, infectious diseases continue to be a substantial cause of human mortality and morbidity worldwide, especially in developing countries. The adverse affects of infectious diseases are thought to increase over the coming years as the widespread misuse of antibiotic leads to the emergence of strains for which current therapies are ineffective. READ MORE