Search for dissertations about: "lifeworld"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 52 swedish dissertations containing the word lifeworld.

  1. 1. Understanding Oral Cancer - A Lifeworld Approach

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Marta Röing; Uppsala universitet.; [2007]
    Keywords : Surgery; Oral cancer; Dentistry; Lifeworld approach; Phenomenography; Phenomenology; Hermeneutics; Multiprofessional collabotation; Kirurgi;

    Abstract : Dental involvement with oral cancer patients during their treatment and rehabilitation can be long and intense. How can dental personnel better understand their role in the treatment of these patients? How does treatment affect the patients and their spouses? In searching for answers, the theories of phenomenography, phenomenology and hermeneutics are used to describe and interpret the experiences of the hospital dental treatment teams, oral cancer patients, and their spouses. READ MORE

  2. 2. A personal-recovery-oriented caring approach to suicidality

    University dissertation from Västerås : Mälardalen University

    Author : Linda Sellin; Mälardalens högskola.; [2017]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Dialogue; hermeneutics; lifeworld; mental health nursing; participation; patient’s perspective; person-centred care; phenomenology; recovery; reflective lifeworld research; reflective understanding; relative’s perspective; suicidality; suicide prevention; Care Sciences; vårdvetenskap;

    Abstract : Persons who are subject to care due to suicidal thoughts and/or acts, are in a vulnerable situation, struggling with issues related to life and death as well as experiences of hopelessness and powerlessness. They may also experience themselves as a burden for their relatives. READ MORE

  3. 3. Modern Genes : Body, Rationality and Ambivalence

    University dissertation from Department of Arts and Cultural Sciences, Lund University

    Author : Niclas Hagen; [2013]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Everyday experiences; Modernity; Everyday Life; Lifeworld; System; Genetics; Huntington’s disease.;

    Abstract : The main objective of this ethnological thesis is to investigate the linkage between everyday life with a genetic disease and intrinsic patterns of modernity. The thesis is a compilation thesis that contains four individual articles each addressing the everyday experience of a genetic disease from different angles, with different research questions and theoretical presumptions. READ MORE

  4. 4. Sexuality in the aftermath of breast and prostate cancer Gendered experiences

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Kicki Klaeson; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2011]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Breast cancer; prostate cancer sexuality; gender; lifeworld; psycho social oncology;

    Abstract : Sexuality is a sensitive topic in health care and is often interpreted through a natural scientific lens as just corresponding to sexual dysfunction and fertility problems. The purpose of this thesis was to describe sexuality and its outcomes in two cancer populations. READ MORE

  5. 5. The significance of assistive devices in the daily life of persons with stroke and their spouses

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro universitetsbibliotek

    Author : Ingvor Pettersson; Örebro universitet.; [2006]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; stroke; spouse; next of kin; assistive devices; assistive technology; powered wheelchair; lifeworld; phenomenology; lived experience; activity; participation; quality of life; outcome; ICF; IPPA; WHODAS II; PIADS; Euroqol-5D; occupational therapy; INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH AREAS Caring sciences; TVÄRVETENSKAPLIGA FORSKNINGSOMRÅDEN Vårdvetenskap; INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH AREAS Caring sciences Occupational therapy; TVÄRVETENSKAPLIGA FORSKNINGSOMRÅDEN Vårdvetenskap Arbetsterapi; Vårdvetenskap med inriktning arbetsterapi; Nursing Science w. Occupational Therapy Focus;

    Abstract : The overall aim of this research project was to explore and describe the significance of assistive devices in daily life. The project involves two qualitative and two quantitative studies. Three of these studies were from the perspective of persons with stroke and one from the perspective of spouses of persons with stroke. READ MORE