Search for dissertations about: "midwife"

Showing result 21 - 25 of 62 swedish dissertations containing the word midwife.

  1. 21. Consequences of programme changes in antenatal care

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Anna Berglund; [1999]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Obstetrics and gynaecology; antenatal care; utilisation of care; risk prediction; risk assessment; Obstetrik och kvinnosjukdomar; MEDICINE Surgery Obstetrics and women s diseases; MEDICIN Kirurgi Obstetrik och kvinnosjukdomar; Obstetrics and Gynaecology; obstetrik och gynekologi;

    Abstract : Routine antenatal care includes a number of routine contacts, in Sweden mostly with a midwife but with one visit to a physician. A reduction of the scheduled visits by 4-5 was assessed with retrospective data from the year before and the year after the programme change in 1991.The effective reduction was 1. READ MORE

  2. 22. Swedish Maternal Health Care in a Multiethnic Society - Including the Fathers

    University dissertation from Malmö University, Faculty of Health and Society

    Author : Pernilla Ny; [2007]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Preventive work in maternal and child health care has a long history in Sweden. Today, Sweden has achieved the lowest maternal and child mortality rates globally based on a maternal health care system regulated by national recommendations; offered to every woman, free of chare, on a continuity basis, by registered midwives at municipal clinics within the community with the purpose of being assessable for all women. READ MORE

  3. 23. Swedish maternal health care in a multiethnic society - including the fathers

    University dissertation from Malmö : Faculty of Health and Society, Malmö University

    Author : Pernilla Ny; Anna-karin Dykes; Elisabeth Dejin-Karlsson; Kyllike Christensson; [2007]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; kvinnohälsovård; INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH AREAS Caring sciences Nursing; TVÄRVETENSKAPLIGA FORSKNINGSOMRÅDEN Vårdvetenskap Omvårdnad;

    Abstract : Preventive work in maternal and child health care has a long history in Sweden. Today, Sweden has achieved the lowest maternal and child mortality rates globally based on a maternal health care system regulated by national recommendations; offered to every woman, free of chare, on a continuity basis, by registered midwives at municipal clinics within the community with the purpose of being assessable for all women. READ MORE

  4. 24. From Birth to Senescence. Studies on factors at birth and their relation to morbidity in women in adult life

    University dissertation from Göteborg

    Author : Susan W. Andersson; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2000]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; birth weight; birth length; gestational age; recall; epidemiology; longitudinal; middle age; women; blood pressure; hypertension; cancer;

    Abstract : This thesis is concerned with factors at birth and their relation to disease in later adulthood. The aims of this thesis were to a) identify variables in Swedish midwife records at the early part of the 1900's and their relation to birth outcome; b) assess agreement between self-reported birth weight and recorded birth weight; and, c) examine the relationship between size at birth and 1) hypertension, and, 2) cancer morbidity in adult women. READ MORE

  5. 25. Genuine Caring in Caring for the Genuine Childbearing and high risk as experienced by women and midwives

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Marie Berg; Kyllike Christensson; [2002]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Obstetrics and gynaecology; High risk; childbearing; pregnancy; childbirth experience; midwifery; lifeworld research; phenomenology; hermeneutics; motherhood; birth plan; caring relationsship; Obstetrik och kvinnosjukdomar; MEDICINE Surgery Obstetrics and women s diseases; MEDICIN Kirurgi Obstetrik och kvinnosjukdomar; Obstetrik och gynekologi; Obstetrics and Gynaecology;

    Abstract : The experience of pregnancy and childbirth is a central life event with special implications for women at high risk. This thesis describes the meaning of pregnancy, childbirth and midwifery care in four qualitative interview studies based on the lifeworld theory. Women were interviewed during pregnancy and within one week after childbirth. READ MORE