Search for dissertations about: "outpatient clinic"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 70 swedish dissertations containing the words outpatient clinic.

  1. 1. Trauma, ethnicity and posttraumatic stress disorder in outpatient psychiatry

    Author : Suad Al-Saffar; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Keywords : Posttraumatic stress disorder; trauma; ethnic minorities; outpatient psychiatry;

    Abstract : Psychiatric services, more than most medical care services, are sensitive to cultural norms. How psychiatric distress is expressed varies culturally as do the expectations of help from professionals and relatives. READ MORE

  2. 2. Health, Risk-Taking Behavior and Sexuality in Swedish Adolescents

    Author : Lars I Holmberg; Claes Sundelin; Lars Jacobsson; Dan Hellberg; Erik Bergström; Uppsala universitet; []
    Keywords : Pediatrics; unplanned pregnacy; abortion; adolescents; young men; individual support; Outpatient Clinic for Adolescents; Sweden; decision making; grounded theory; health behavior; risk behavior; sexual behavior; vocational program; theoretical program; Pediatrik;

    Abstract : The overall aims of this research were to develop methods of identifying adolescents with unhealthy and/or risk-taking behavior with special reference to sexuality, and to evaluate support measures for young people in need of such interventions. A further aim was to assess strategies for preventing unhealthy and/or risk-taking behavior. READ MORE

  3. 3. Musculoskeletal ultrasound : for diagnostics and treatment guidance in the orthopaedic outpatient care

    Author : Kerstin Sunding; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Keywords : Accuracy;

    Abstract : Ultrasound (US) has shown to be of great value in diagnostics and treatment of injuries and chronic pain disorders of the musculoskeletal system. Today, it is considered to be a suitable method when investigating superficially located tendons. Another exciting field of application is the use of US for guidance of different invasive treatments. READ MORE

  4. 4. Care by districts nurses : management of patients with chronic-pain conditions, patient satisfaction and effects of pain advisers

    Author : Lena Törnkvist; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Keywords : district nurse; primary health care; chronic pain; educational program; pain advisers; confirmation; patient satisfaction; well-being; pain assessment pain management; home care; outpatient clinic; nursing documentation;

    Abstract : This thesis focuses on some aspects of primary health care in Sweden before and after the introduction of "pain advisers": the district nurses opinions regarding their knowledge, management and documentation of patients with chronic-pain conditions, the review of the district nurses documentation of these patients and these patients opinions of the care and their own well-being. Moreover, it focuses on patients satisfaction with the primary health care given by the district nurses (not only patients with chronic-pain conditions). READ MORE

  5. 5. Using health-related quality of life instruments for children with long-term conditions : On the basis of a national quality registry system

    Author : Christina Petersson; Karin Enskär; Boel Andersson Gäre; Karin Åkesson; Karina Huus; Carina Sparud-Lundin; Jönköping University; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; outpatient setting; patient perspectives; patient reported outcomes; biopsychosocial perspective; self-reports; child involvement; International Classification of Functioning Disability and Health version for Children and Youth;

    Abstract : Introduction: There has been a continuous development of new technologies in healthcare that are derived from national quality registries. However, this innovation needs to be translated into the workflow of healthcare delivery, to enable children with long-term conditions to get the best support possible to manage their health during everyday life. READ MORE