Search for dissertations about: "neonatal jaundice"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 7 swedish dissertations containing the words neonatal jaundice.

  1. 1. An Ultrafast Spectroscopic and Quantum-Chemical Study of the Photochemistry of Bilirubin Initial Processes in the Phototherapy for Neonatal Jaundice

    University dissertation from Umeå : Kemi

    Author : Burkhard Zietz; Umeå universitet.; [2006]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Bilirubin; Phototherapy; Neonatal Jaundice; Femtosecond Spectroscopy; CASSCF; TD-DFT; Isomerisation Dynamics; NATURAL SCIENCES Chemistry Physical chemistry Biophysical chemistry; NATURVETENSKAP Kemi Fysikalisk kemi Biofysikalisk kemi;

    Abstract : Bilirubin is a degradation product of haem, which is constantly formed in allmammals. Increased levels of bilirubin in humans lead to jaundice, a conditionthat is very common during the first days after birth. This neonataljaundice can routinely be treated by phototherapy without any serious sideeffects. READ MORE

  2. 2. Delayed cord clamping in Nepal-Evidence for implementation

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Nisha Rana; Uppsala universitet.; [2019]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Attitude; Clinical Practice; Ferritin; Haemoglobin; Iron deficiency; Iron deficiency anaemia; Iron status; Jaundice; Neonatal hyperbilirubinemia; Newborn; Neurodevelopment; Randomized controlled trial; Umbilical cord clamping.; Medicinsk vetenskap; Medical Science;

    Abstract : The aims of this thesis were to investigate effects of timing of umbilical cord clamping on newborn health, and on infant outcomes up to 12 months of age in a high-risk population and to explore the context of implementing changed umbilical cord clamping practices in Nepal.A randomised controlled trial with 540 late preterm and term infants born by normal vaginal delivery was set up at a maternity hospital in Kathmandu, Nepal. READ MORE

  3. 3. Early life risk factors for schizophrenia - studies of foetal and perinatal complications

    University dissertation from Göteborg

    Author : Christina Dalman; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2001]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; schizophrenia; mental disorders; obstetric complications; jaundice; epidemiology;

    Abstract : Background: Despite intensive research for decades the causes of schizophrenia are largely unknown. A major lead in scientific work is the neurodevelopmental hypothesis i.e. a vulnerability for the illness is believed to be caused by developmental defects of the CNS during foetal life or childhood. READ MORE

  4. 4. Obstetric outcome after single embryo transfer

    University dissertation from Göteborg

    Author : Antonina Sazonova; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2013]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; in-vitro fertilization; single embryo transfer; neonatal outcome; maternal outcome;

    Abstract : Obstetric outcome after single embryo transfer Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Institute of Clinical Sciences, The Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, SE-413 45 Gothenburg, Sweden. Background: Children born after IVF have a poorer neonatal outcome than children born after spontaneous conception, even after adjustment for confounders. READ MORE

  5. 5. Severe maternal morbidity in Angola : Studies on postpartum haemorrhage, jaundice and clinic-based audit

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Public Health Sciences

    Author : Roland T Strand; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2005]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Active management of third stage of labour; Angola; audit; jaundice; malaria; hepatitis E; postpartum haemorrhage; uterine rupture; waiting time;

    Abstract : Background: Angola has recently ended a long period of warfare, which has resulted in an almost complete collapse of public health. In Luanda, the capital, some 70,000 deliveries take place in public facilities. Maternal morbidity and mortality is among the highest in the world. Postpartum haemorrhage is the dominant cause of death. READ MORE