Search for dissertations about: "multiple disabilities"

Showing result 21 - 25 of 34 swedish dissertations containing the words multiple disabilities.

  1. 21. Adult and pediatric trauma outcomes and health-related quality of life

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet

    Author : Kerstin Prignitz Sluys; Röda Korsets Högskola.; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2012]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Trauma; Injury; Health- related quality of life; Follow- up; Pediatric; Adolescents; SF-36; PedsQL 4; 0; trauma;

    Abstract : Background: Trauma is the number one killer of children and young adults and the  most common cause for hospital admissions for these age-groups in Sweden. Trauma is  also one of the most common causes for hospital care and early death for older people. READ MORE

  2. 22. Delayed Development of Visuomotor Capacity in Very Preterm Infants

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Katarina Strand Brodd; Uppsala universitet.; [2011]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; preterm infants; visual development; neurosensory development; smooth pursuit eye movements; perinatal risk factors; reaching movements; MEDICINE Dermatology and venerology; clinical genetics; internal medicine Internal medicine Paediatric medicine; MEDICIN Dermatologi och venerologi; klinisk genetik; invärtesmedicin Invärtesmedicin Pediatrisk medicin; Pediatrik; Pediatrics;

    Abstract : To coordinate visual perception and motor control in daily life where we are constantly surrounded by motion, we are dependent on normal visuomotor capacity. One essential prerequisite for normal visuomotor capacity is smooth pursuit eye movements (SP). READ MORE

  3. 23. New technology and everyday functioning at home for persons with cognitive impairments after acquired brain injury

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society

    Author : Inga-Lill Boman; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2009]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Acquired brain injury; assistive technology; cognitive rehabilitation; electronic aids to daily living; memory impairments; occupational therapy;

    Abstract : The thesis comprises four studies focusing on developing knowledge about the possibilities that new technology and compensatory training can offer to enable everyday activities for persons with cognitive impairments after acquired brain injury (ABI). In Study I the participants received a home-based cognitive training program in their own home environment. READ MORE

  4. 24. Langerhans cell histiocytosis : Detection, monitoring and pathophysiology

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Women's and Children's Health

    Author : Ulrika Calming; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2002]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; LCH; detection; monitoring; cytokines;

    Abstract : Langerhans cell histiocytosis (LCH) is a rare disease that may occur at any age but mainly affects children. Clonally expanded Langerhans cells together with lymphocytes, eosinophils and macrophages form destructive granulomatous lesions in many various organs. The etiology and pathophysiology of the disease still remain elusive. READ MORE

  5. 25. Genetic regulation of autoimmunity in experimental neuroinflammation

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Dept of Clinical Neuroscience

    Author : Sevasti Flytzani; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2016]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a chronic inflammatory disease that affects the central nervous system causing axonal demyelination and leads to significant disabilities. MS affects mainly young adults and incidence of disease in Sweden is around 600 new cases/year. READ MORE