Search for dissertations about: "physical disability"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 219 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; Umeå universitet.; [2004]
    Keywords : Occupational and Environmental Medicine; arbets- och miljömedicin; disabled persons; activities of daily living; occupations; social environment; social support; disability evaluation; rehabilitation; occupational therapy; patient participation; patient-centred care;

    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. Ions in models of articular cartilage : The importance of electrostatic interactions for transport and equilibrium distribution

    University dissertation from Lund University, Faculty of Science, Department of Chemistry, Division of Physical Chemistry

    Author : Jenny Algotsson; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2017-01]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; articular cartilage; Donnan equilibrium; diffusion; MRI; Monte Carlo simulations; dGEMRIC;

    Abstract : Artros är en vanligt förekommande ledsjukdom som kan leda till stelhet ochsmärta i den drabbade leden. Sjukdomen innebär att det sker en nedbrytning av det brosk som fungerar som smörjmedel och skyddande lager runt benändarna i leden. READ MORE

  3. 3. Physical training in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease - COPD

    University dissertation from Lund University, Faculty of Science, Department of Chemistry, Division of Physical Chemistry

    Author : Karin Wadell; Umeå universitet.; [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; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [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 : Popular Abstract in Swedish Fibromyalgisyndromet (FMS) karakteriseras av långvarig utbredd värk och smärta, ofta följt av trötthet, stelhet och sömnsvårigheter. Symtomen anses kunna förvärras av fysisk eller psykisk överbelastning. 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; Högskolan i Jönköping.; [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