Search for dissertations about: "iodine nutrition"

Found 4 swedish dissertations containing the words iodine nutrition.

  1. 1. Synthesis of indolocarbazoles, bisindoles and related sulfur containing systems

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Biosciences and Nutrition

    Author : Tomasz Janosik; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2002]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Alkaloids; bisindoles; dithiins; indoles; indolocarbazoles; metallation; pentathiepins; polysulfides; tetrathiocins; thionation; X-ray crystallography.;

    Abstract : This thesis is focussed mainly on the synthesis and reactions of various indolocarbazoles, bisindoles and related sulfur containing systems, all possessing structural features present in many biologically active, natural or synthetic compounds. In the first part, synthetic routes towards the planar, pentacyclic ring systems of indolo[2,3-c]earbazole and indolo[3,2-a]carbazole are described. READ MORE

  2. 2. Studies on the etiology of endemic goiter in the Sudan : The role of pearl millet

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Abdelsalam Elnour; [1998]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Medical sciences; Pearl millet; endemic goiter; thyroid hormones; thyroiditis; traditional fermentation; heat treatment; flavonoid; MEDICIN OCH VÅRD; MEDICINE; MEDICIN; Nutrition; näringslära;

    Abstract : Endemic thyroid disorders (ETD) are major health problems worldwide. Although the major role of iodine deficiency in the etiology of ETD is well founded, other factors have been shown to contribute to its etiology as well. READ MORE

  3. 3. Thyroid function and iodine nutrition in women during pregnancy and in their neonates : Studies among Sudanese subjects

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Aboud Eltom; [2000]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Obstetrics and gynaecology; odine; goitre; thyroid function; thyroglobulin; pregnancy; labour; newborns; Sweden; Sudan; Obstetrik och kvinnosjukdomar; MEDICINE Surgery Obstetrics and women s diseases; MEDICIN Kirurgi Obstetrik och kvinnosjukdomar; pediatrik; Pediatrics;

    Abstract : The studies described in this thesis were carried out in Sudan and Sweden. Pregnant Sudanese women, who had a significantly lower urinary iodine concentration than their Swedish counterparts, showed significantly lower thyrotrophin (TSH) levels in weeks 36-39 of pregnancy and higher free thyroxine (FT4) levels both in weeks 20-24 and 36-39 of pregnancy than Swedish pregnant women. READ MORE

  4. 4. Health and Nutrition in the Tarahumara of Northern Mexico Studies among Women and Children

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Joel Monárrez-Espino; Ted Greiner; Gunilla Lindmark; Homero Martínez; Reynaldo Martorell; [2004]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; International health; acculturation; anemia; anthropometry; body shape; cognitive anthropology; qualitative methods; ferritin; food; indian; infant feeding; malnutrition; Mexico; micronutrients; obesity; overweight; Raramuri; school children; Tarahumara; westernization; women; Internationell hälsa; MEDICINE Social medicine Public health medicine research areas Public health science; MEDICIN Socialmedicin Folkhälsomedicinska forskningsområden Folkhälsovetenskap;

    Abstract : Belonging to an indigenous group in Mexico is usually associated with poor health, mainly as the result of social isolation from the mainstream society. The Tarahumara are no exception. They constitute the largest indigenous group in northern Mexico and one of the most marginalized ethnic minorities in North America. READ MORE