Search for dissertations about: "maria eriksson karolinska institutet"

Found 4 swedish dissertations containing the words maria eriksson karolinska institutet.

  1. 1. Uncovering pain and caring for children in the pediatric intensive care unit : nurses’ clinical approach and parent’s perspective

    Author : Janet Mattsson; Maria Arman; Maria Forsner; Maaret Castrén; Maja Söderbäck; Karin Enskär; Mats Eriksson; Berit Lindahl; Stockholm Södersjukhuset; Karolinska Institutet Department of Clinical Science and Education; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Nursing care; clinical judgment; pain; non-verbal children; PICU; caring culture; parental perspectives; Nursing care;

    Abstract : Background: The thesis has a standpoint in a synthesis of caring science and educationscience from a clinical perspective. Children in a Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) are in an exposed position, dependent on nurses to acknowledge their needs. READ MORE

  2. 2. Gene expression profiles at the myotonic dystrophy 1 locus : possible role in disease mechanisms

    Author : Maria Eriksson; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
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    Abstract : Myotonic dystrophy 1 (DM1) is the commonest adult onset muscular dystrophy, (prevalence 1/8000). The disorder is characterized by anticipation (earlier onset in successive generations, which is accompanied in this disorder by an increase in severity of symptoms) and variable multisystemic symptom presentation. READ MORE

  3. 3. The N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor subunit NR3A : cloning, expression and interacting proteins

    Author : Maria Eriksson; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
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    Abstract : This thesis focuses on the subunit NR3A, which together with subunits NR1, NR2A-NR2D and NR3B builds the excitatory glutamate receptor N-methyl-D-aspartate (NMDA). The receptor is most likely a tetramer, containing at least one NR1, probably two NR2 and sometimes one NR3 subunit. READ MORE

  4. 4. Noninvasive haemodynamic evaluation of aortic valve prostheses : Doppler echocardiographic studies at rest and during exercise

    Author : Maria J. Eriksson; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Keywords : heart valve prosthesis; aortic valve replacement; Doppler echocardiography; exercise; haemodynamics; valve resistance;

    Abstract : The present series of investigations was designed to supply information on in vivo pressure-flow relationships and to analyse the incidence of regurgitation in different heart valve prostheses in the aortic position. Patients and methods: The study population comprised 185 patients with mechanical Björk-Shiley Monostrut prostheses, 54 patients with Biocor stented porcine bioprostheses, 50 patients with extended Biocor stentless bioprostheses and 59 patients with cryopreserved aortic homografts. READ MORE