Search for dissertations about: "long-term survival"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 533 swedish dissertations containing the words long-term survival.

  1. 1. Surviving Cancer in Childhood : psychological and long-term adjustment

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Psychology, Stockholm University

    Author : Krister Boman; Stockholms universitet.; [1997]
    Keywords : Paediatric oncology; long-term cancer survival; long-term coping; mental health; Rorschach test; psychosocial late-effects; social adjustment; Psychology; psykologi;

    Abstract : Psychological long-term coping, mental health, social adjustment, and memories of illness and experiences of medical care were investigated in 30 young adult childhood cancer survivors. Coping with illness and treatment was studied with reference to a theoretical model based on psychodynamic theory of the integration of a psychological trauma. READ MORE

  2. 2. Life History of the Common Gull (Larus canus) A Long-Term Individual-Based Study

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Kalev Rattiste; Uppsala universitet.; [2006]
    Keywords : Ecology; longitudinal studies; reproductive success; survival; pair bond; indicator trait; breeding time; heritability; selection; Ekologi; Larus canus; ekologisk botanik; Ecological Botany;

    Abstract : An individual’s life history is a sequence of events which eventually determine its contribution to the next generation, or fitness. These events are affected by environmental factors, genetic make-up and decisions made by an individual and its breeding partner. READ MORE

  3. 3. Register-based studies to assess long-term outcome in haemophilia

    University dissertation from Lund University: Faculty of Medicine

    Author : Mehdi Osooli; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2017]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Registers; Haemophilia; Carriers of haemophilia; Long-term outcomes; Joint surgery; Survival; Longitudinal Studies;

    Abstract : IntroductionHaemophilia is a X-linked bleeding disorder affecting mostly males. Women are mainly carriers ofhaemophilia, however, they can expereince high bleeding tendency and assocaited symptoms aswith males. In the absence of the appropriate treatment, bleedings, especially into the joints, result inadverse outcomes. READ MORE

  4. 4. Long-term effects of stroke

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Matti Viitanen; Umeå universitet.; Umeå universitet.; Umeå universitet.; [1987]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; stroke; cerebrovascular disease; prognosis; recurrent stroke; myocardial infarction; epilepsy; life satisfaction; motor function; self-care ability; perception; causes of death;

    Abstract : Stroke, which has an increasing incidence with age, causes an irreversible brain damage which may lead to impairment, disability and decreased life satisfaction or death.Risk factors for death, recurrent stroke and myocardial infarction, were analyzed in 409 stroke patients treated at the Stroke Unit, Department of Medicine, Umeå University Hospital, between Jan. READ MORE

  5. 5. Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy - Risk Stratification and Long-Term Outcome

    University dissertation from Lund University: Faculty of Medicine

    Author : Christian Reitan; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2018]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy; heart Failure; Device therapy; long-term outcome;

    Abstract : Heart failure is a condition that will affect 2-3% of the population. Around one third of the patients have a decreased LVEF and a widened QRS complex as a sign of ventricular dyssynchrony. CRT has emerged as a treatment that reduces morbidity, mortality and improve functional status in this population. READ MORE