Search for dissertations about: "neuropsychology"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 169 swedish dissertations containing the word neuropsychology.

  1. 1. Dyslexia among adults: Neuropsychology and personality

    University dissertation from Department of Psychology, Lund University

    Author : Jimmy Jensen; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2000]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; neuropsykologi; Neurologi; neurophysiology; Dyslexia; Personality; Psychology; Psykologi; neuropsychology; Neurology; neurofysiologi;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish Läs- och skrivfärdigheter är av stor betydelse i det moderna samhället. Dyslexi (läs- och skrivsvårigheter) är därför inte bara ett språkligt handikapp - det verkar också ha sociala konsekvenser som t.ex. högre arbetslöshet bland individer med dessa svårigheter. READ MORE

  2. 2. The neuropsychology of idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus

    University dissertation from Department of Psychology, Lund University

    Author : Per Hellström; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2011]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus; Neuropsychology; Prospective study; Shunt treatment; Treatment outcome; iNPH scale;

    Abstract : Idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus (iNPH) is characterised by an active distension of the cerebral ventricles due to inadequate absorption of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) into the systemic circulation. The intracranial pressure is within normal limits, the passages between the ventricles and subarachnoid spaces are open, and there is an absence of identifiable antecedents known to reduce CSF absorption. READ MORE

  3. 3. Neuropsychology of handedness

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Univ

    Author : Maria Levander; Stockholms universitet.; [1988]
    Keywords : Hänthet;

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  4. 4. Stroke in young adults in northern Sweden

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Bo Traberg Kristensen; Umeå universitet.; [1998]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Cerebral venous thrombosis; cerebrospinal fluid dynamics; ischaemic stroke; young adults; epidemiology; fibrinolysis; homocysteine; cerebellar infarct; neuropsychology;

    Abstract : Objectives. To study different aspects of cerebral venous and arterial occlusive disease including cerebrospinalfluid hydrodynamics, epidemiology, aetiology, genetics, metabolic and haemostatic disorders, andcognitive function in young adults in Northern Sweden.Methods. READ MORE

  5. 5. Stroke in geriatric patients - Aspects of depression, cognition and motor activity

    University dissertation from Med Clin, University Hospital of Lund

    Author : Berit Agrell; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [1998]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; stroke; laterality; rating scales; motoractivity; aphasia; neglect; disability; depression; cognition; Neurology; neuropsychology; neurophysiology; Neurologi; neuropsykologi; neurofysiologi;

    Abstract : Six depression rating scales, GDS, Zung, CES-D, CPRS-D and Cornell, were compared in 40 patients. The validity was good for all scales except for the Cornell scale. A comprehensive investigation was done in 116 elderly stroke patients. There was no difference in prevalence and severity of post-stroke depression in relation to side of lesion. READ MORE