Search for dissertations about: "neuropsychological tests"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 55 swedish dissertations containing the words neuropsychological tests.

  1. 1. ´Personality in action.´ Strategy measurement in computerized neuropsychological tests

    University dissertation from Ann Wirsén Meurling, Ragnar Lodbroks gr. 12, SE 224 75 Lund, Sweden

    Author : Ann Wirsén Meurling; [1999]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; neuropsykologi; Neurologi; neurophysiology; computerized tests; strategy; personality; neuropsychology; Neurology; neurofysiologi;

    Abstract : "Personality determines very largely the use a person makes of his intellectual gifts" (Eysenck, 1988). Computerization of neuropsychological tests has made possible a detailed analysis of both quantitative and qualitative aspects of a person´s test performance. READ MORE

  2. 2. Hearing and cognition in speech comprehension. Methods and applications

    University dissertation from Linköping : Institutionen för nervsystem och rörelseorgan

    Author : Mathias Hällgren; Stig Arlinger; Birgitta Larsby; Arne Leijon; [2005]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Aging; physiology; cognition; cognition disorders; dichotic listening tests; hearing loss; sensorineural; neuropsychological tests; speech perception; MEDICINE Surgery Otorhinolaryngology Audiology; MEDICIN Kirurgi Otorhinolaryngologi Audiologi;

    Abstract : Central auditory processing is complex and can not be evaluated by a single method. This thesis focuses on assessment of some aspects of central auditory functions by the use of dichotic speech tests and cognitive tests that tax functions important for speech processing. READ MORE

  3. 3. Neuropsychological Function After Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting

    University dissertation from Department of Psychology, Lund University

    Author : Cecilia Dautovic Bergh; [2007]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Neurologi; neuropsychology; neurophysiology; Neurology; coronary artery bypass surgery; S100B; neuropsychological function; neuropsykologi; neurofysiologi; Psychology; Psykologi;

    Abstract : Despite considerable research efforts, the incidence and mechanisms of diffuse cognitive impairment after coronary artery bypass surgery are not fully understood. The aim of the dissertation was to describe cognitive changes after coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) and the predictors and consequences thereof. READ MORE

  4. 4. Overrepresentation of Internationally Adopted Adolescents in Swedish §12-institutions

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Anna Mi Ra Elmund; Uppsala universitet.; [2007]
    Keywords : Psychology; transnational adoption; international adoption; intercountry adoption; intelligence; adolescent; delinquent; neuropsychological; cognitive; attachment; relations; adoptive parents; personality; self-perception; residential care; foster care; Psykologi;

    Abstract : In order to study internationally adopted delinquents, internationally adopted controls, delinquent controls and an additional group of healthy non-adopted, non-delinquent controls, the following tests were used: WISC/WAIS, TOL, WCST, a questionnaire, I think I am, ISSI, an attachment test, KSP, and SCL-90. In the register study, data were obtained from the registers of The National Board of Health and Welfare and Statistics Sweden and multivariate analyses were performed using logistic regression models. READ MORE

  5. 5. Whiplash associated disorders acute and chronic consequences with some implications for rehabilitation

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Ylva Sterner; Björn Gerdle; Göran Toolanen; Karin Harms-Ringdahl; []
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; whiplash; WAD; impairment; disability; life satisfaction; trigeminal sensibility; electromyography; rehabilitation; neuropsychological; pain; prognostic factor;

    Abstract : Background: Whiplash associated disorders (WAD) account for a large proportion of the overall impairment and disability from traffic injuries and causes substantial bio psychosocial consequences for some individuals.Aims: To increase the knowledge about factors described in terms of either function /impairment, activity/disability and life satisfaction in acute and chronic WAD as well as possible implications for rehabilitation. READ MORE