Search for dissertations about: "oto-rhino-laryngologi"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 35 swedish dissertations containing the word oto-rhino-laryngologi.

  1. 1. Different neurophysiological methods for studying the vestibular system : evaluation of old methods and development of a new test procedure

    University dissertation from Vimmerby : VTTGrafiska

    Author : Birgitta Larsby; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [1980]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICINE; MEDICIN;

    Abstract : Different methods were used to study the physiology and anatomy of the vestibular system. 1) A primary vestibular cortical area in the cat was located and tested for somatosensory inflow by recordings of vestibular evoked potentials and extracellular single unit activity. READ MORE

  2. 2. Dynamic posturography in evaluating human equilibrium

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköpings universitet

    Author : Torbjörn Ledin; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [1991]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICINE; MEDICIN;

    Abstract : Equilibrium assessment by means of posturography can be performed ina dynamic fashion, meaning that the environment does not remainstable during the test. In the EquiTest dynamic posturography version, the support surface and the visual surround are movable, actively or in response to body movements. READ MORE

  3. 3. The vestibular system, a tool to study neurotoxicants in the central nervous system

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköpings universitet

    Author : Magnus Niklasson; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [1996]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICINE; MEDICIN;

    Abstract : The vestibular and opto-ocular motor (VOOM) system in pigmented rats was investigated. Horizontal eye movements were recorded by the magnetic search coil technique during different kind of stimulations. The dynamics of the vestibular ocular reflex (VOR) and the optokinetic reflex (OKR) as well as the interaction of the two rel1exes were analysed. READ MORE

  4. 4. Health and well-being of children and young adults in relation to surgery of the tonsils

    University dissertation from Institutionen för nervsystem och rörelseorgan

    Author : Elisabeth Ericsson; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; Östergötlands Läns Landsting.; [2007]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICINE Surgery Otorhinolaryngology; MEDICIN Kirurgi Otorhinolaryngologi; Pain; Pain - postoperative; Quality of life; Tonsil - surgery; Tonsillectomy; Tonsillitis - surgery;

    Abstract : Tonsillectomy is one of the most frequently performed surgical procedures in children and youths. The aim of this thesis was to study children and youths in relation to tonsil surgery with the goal of improving the care, and to describe partial tonsillectomy/tonsillotomy (TT) using radiofrequency technique (RF) (Ellman International) in comparison with the more commonly used total tonsillectomy (TE). READ MORE

  5. 5. Predictive markers for treatment sensitivity in head and neck squamous cell carcinoma

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Lovisa Farnebo; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; Östergötlands Läns Landsting.; [2010]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICINE; MEDICIN;

    Abstract : Head and neck cancer is the sixth most common cancer world wide. In Sweden approximately 850 new cases are diagnosed each year, and two thirds are men. The past decades of improved treatment strategies have unfortunately not significantly improved the five-year survival rates for this group of patients. READ MORE