Search for dissertations about: "self-medication"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 16 swedish dissertations containing the word self-medication.

  1. 1. The Deregulation of Consumption : The Self-Medication Case

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Företagsekonomiska institutionen, Uppsala universitet

    Author : Stefan Höög; [1999]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Business Studies; Företagsekonomi;

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  2. 2. Drug-related problems. Identification, characteristics and pharmacy interventions

    University dissertation from Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Author : Tommy Westerlund; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2002]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Drug-related problems; counseling; dyspepsia; IT-based documentation; OTC; pharmaceutical care; pharmacy interventions; pharmacy practice; referrals; self-medication; Sweden;

    Abstract : Introduction: Drug-related morbidity and mortality represent a major problem to patients, public health and society. Hence, there is a need to do more research in patients' medication practices and to find ways to improve the use of drugs. READ MORE

  3. 3. Management of reproductive tract infections among health providers and in the community in Lao People s Democratic Republic

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Public Health Sciences

    Author : Amphoy Sihavong; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2007]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Reproductive tract infection; prevalence; syndromic case management; antimicrobial self-medication; community; perception; treatment-seeking behaviour; competence; health provider; Lao PDR;

    Abstract : Background: Reproductive tract infections (RTI), including sexually transmitted infections (STI) constitute an important health threat, both directly and through their potential effect in facilitating HIV transmission. Creating community awareness of RTI/STI and how to prevent them is essential in minimising their spread. READ MORE

  4. 4. Utilisation of health services in a transitional society : Studies in Vietnam 1991-1999

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Public Health Sciences

    Author : Ngo Van Toan; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2001]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Utilisation; expenditure; exemption; reproductive health; outpatient services; transition; Vietnam.;

    Abstract : General objective: The general objective is to assess the utilisation of public health services among different social groups in a period of rapid policy and society changes in Vietnam. Methods: Studies on the utilisation of reproductive health services were based on one household survey conducted in a lowland district in 1992 and two other surveys performed in 1991 and 1994 in a highland district. READ MORE

  5. 5. Development of Analytical Methods for the Determination of Antimalarials in Biological Fluids

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Daniel Blessborn; [2009]
    Keywords : Malaria; Chloroquine; Quinine; Sulfadoxine; Pyrimethamine; Mefloquine; Lumefantrine; Amodiaquine; Pyronaridine; Proguanil; Atovaquone; Sampling paper; Dried blood spots; Capillary blood; Antimalarial drugs; Solid-phase extraction; Liquid chromatography.;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis was to develop analytical methods for measuring antimalarial drugs in biological fluids. Solid phase extraction (SPE) was used for the enrichment and purification of the drugs. READ MORE