Search for dissertations about: "physical disability"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 236 swedish dissertations containing the words physical disability.

  1. 1. Living with physical disability experiences of the rehabilitation process, occupations and participation in everyday life

    Author : Maria Larsson Lund; Ulla Sonn; [2004]
    Keywords : disabled persons; activities of daily living; occupations; social environment; social support; disability evaluation; rehabilitation; occupational therapy; patient participation; patient-centred care; Occupational and Environmental Medicine; arbets- och miljömedicin;

    Abstract : A comprehensive understanding is lacking of the experiences persons with acquired physical disabilities have of changes in their engagement in occupations and of the conditions influencing these experiences Furthermore, little is known about the experiences these people have of the rehabilitation process and whether the rehabilitation services satisfy their needs. Access to such knowledge would significantly add to the ability to design rehabilitation services intended to enhance participation in everyday life. READ MORE

  2. 2. Living with physical disability : experiences of the rehabilitation process, occupations and participation in everyday life

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Maria Larsson-Lund; [2004]
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  3. 3. Physical training in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease - COPD

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Karin Wadell; Sven Larsson; [2004]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Physical therapy; Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease; Physical training; Oxygen; Water training; Group training; Physical capacity; Health related quality of life; Long-term effect; Sjukgymnastik; INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH AREAS Caring sciences Physiotherapy; TVÄRVETENSKAPLIGA FORSKNINGSOMRÅDEN Vårdvetenskap Sjukgymnastik fysioterapi;

    Abstract : Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, COPD, places a substantial burden of disability on the growing number of patients and causes large costs for the society. Tobacco smoke is the most important risk factor. READ MORE

  4. 4. Assessment and Treatment of Patients with Fibromyalgia Syndrome. Quantitative and Qualitative aspects

    University dissertation from Inst. för Sjukgymnastik, Lunds Universitet, Lasarettsgatan 7, 22005 Lund

    Author : Kaisa Mannerkorpi; [1999]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Skeleton; randomised study.; phenomenology; education; exercise; physical; reliability; disability; function; Fibromyalgia; pain; muscle system; rheumatology locomotion; Skelett; muskelsystem; reumatologi;

    Abstract : Fibromyalgia syndrome (FMS) is characterised by diffuse, long-lasting, widespread pain and aching, accompanied by fatigue, stiffness and sleep disturbances. The symptoms may be aggravated by physiological and psychological overload. READ MORE

  5. 5. Different is cool! Self-efficacy and participation of students with and without disabilities in school-based Physical Education

    University dissertation from Jönköping : Jönköping University, School of Education and Communication

    Author : Karin Bertills; Mats Granlund; Lilly Augustine; Marte Bentzen; [2019]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Self-efficacy; participation; disability; physical education; secondary school;

    Abstract : Background: Self-efficacy predicts school achievement. Participation is important for life outcomes. Functioning affects to what degree you can participate in everyday life situations. Participation-related constructs such as self-efficacy and functioning work both as a means of participation and as an end outcome. READ MORE