Search for dissertations about: "myocardial infarction"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 529 swedish dissertations containing the words myocardial infarction.

  1. 1. Myocardial infarction : Costs and benefits of prevention and treatments

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköpings universitet

    Author : Lars-Åke Levin; [1991]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; economic evaluation; myocardial infarction; costs; costeffectiveness analysis; cost-utility analysis; INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH AREAS; TVÄRVETENSKAPLIGA FORSKNINGSOMRÅDEN;

    Abstract : This work focuses on economic evaluations of treatment and secondaryprevention in myocardial infarction. The purpose of the study was threefold: To present and discuss a robust method for economic evaluations of medical technologies based on individual clinical studies: to empirically apply the method to treatments and secondary prevention programs at the time of and after myocardial infarction in order thereby to increase knowledge about costs and cost effectiveness of myocardial infarction treatments: and to compare these results with those of other similar studies. READ MORE

  2. 2. ST-elevation myocardial infarction studies of outcome in relation to fibrinolysis and ischemia monitoring with on-line vectorcardiography

    University dissertation from Umeå : Folkhälsa och klinisk medicin

    Author : Johan Nilsson; Ulf Näslund; Kurt Boman; Kristian Thygesen; [2006]
    Keywords : Medicine; Myocardial infarction; vectorcardiography; fibrinolysis; reperfusion; Medicin; kardiologi; Cardiology;

    Abstract : The treatment of acute myocardial infarction (AMI) has undergone a tremendous development during the last decades, and the most important factor is probably the introduction of reperfusion therapy aimed at preventing or limiting the myocardial injury.It is of vital importance that patients with AMI are adequately monitored regarding the development of ECG changes during and after treatment to identify successful or failed reperfusion and to detect episodes of recurrent ischemia. READ MORE

  3. 3. Physical activity and myocardial infarction : Epidemiological studies on the association between various types of physical activity and the risk of myocardial infarction, including certain aspects of methodology

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Reproprint

    Author : Eleonor Fransson; [2006]
    Keywords : Physical activity; hypertension; blood lipids; plasma fibrinogen; myocardial infarction; body mass index; recall bias;

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  4. 4. Myocardial ischemia : As a risk indicator after an episode of unstable angina or non-Q-wave myocardial infarction

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköpings universitet

    Author : Hans Larsson; [1991]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICINE; MEDICIN;

    Abstract : The diagnostic and prognostic value of different noninvasive tests were evaluated in men below 70 years of age admitted to the coronary care unit (CCU) with unstable coronary artery disease (CAD) i.e unstableangina or non-Q-wave myocardial infarction (Ml). A symptom limited exercise test (ET) was performed before discharge in 740 patients. READ MORE

  5. 5. Women, smoking and myocardial infarction

    University dissertation from Studentlitteratur AB

    Author : Ellis Janzon; [2005]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Women; Smoking; Myocardial infarction; Trends; Prevention; risk; Smoking; Smoking cessation; Blood pressure;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis has been to explore factors associated with smoking and smoking cessation in women and the relation between smoking and incidence of myocardial infarction (MI). The time trends in incidence of MI 1986-2002 in the city of Malmö (pop. 250.000) were explored. READ MORE