Search for dissertations about: "spontaneous abortion"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 24 swedish dissertations containing the words spontaneous abortion.

  1. 1. Recurrent spontaneous abortion : a clinical, immunological and genetic study

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköpings universitet

    Author : Barbara Jablonowska; Ole Christiansen B.; [2003]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICINE; MEDICIN;

    Abstract : Recurrent spontaneous abortion (RSA) is defined as the loss of three or more consecutive pregnancies before 20 completed gestational weeks. The condition affects 0.5-1% of all women. In the majority of women with RSA, the cause remains unexplained after genetic, endocrine, immunological and anatomical investigations of the couple. READ MORE

  2. 2. Experiences of Miscarriage

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Caroline Jansson; Anneli Stavreus-Evers; Ingela Rådestad; [2018]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Miscarriage; spontaneous abortion; missed abortion; pregnancy loss; gender; measurement; emotion; care; stress; Medicinsk vetenskap; Medical Science;

    Abstract : Experiences are unique and both men and women experience grief, anxiety, depressive symptoms after a miscarriage.The overall aim was to describe and measure experiences among women and men after a miscarriage. READ MORE

  3. 3. Spontaneous abortion : risk factors and measurement of exposures

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics

    Author : Lena George; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2006]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Case-control study; caffeine; cotinine; environmental tobacco smoke; epidemiology; fetal karyotype; folate; maternal smoking; pregnancy; repeated spontaneous abortion; risk assessment; smoking cessation; spontaneous abortion; validation study;

    Abstract : The overall objectives of this thesis were to increase the understanding of the etiology of spontaneous abortion and repeated spontaneous abortion, and to evaluate possibilities of exposure assessment during pregnancy. Data from a Swedish population-based case-control study of spontaneous abortion, performed in Uppsala County 1996-98, formed the base for the three first studies of the thesis. READ MORE

  4. 4. Risk Estimation and Prediction of Preeclampsia, IUGR, and Thrombosis in Pregnancy

    University dissertation from Pelle Lindqvist, Kvinnokliniken MAS, 20502 Malmö, Sweden

    Author : Pelle Lindqvist; [1999]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; gynaecology; andrology; Obstetrics; Thrombosis; Smoking; Risk estimation; Risk; Pregnancy; Preeclampsia; IUGR; Evolution; Fetal loss; Abortion; APC resistance; reproduction; Obstetrik; sexuality; sexualitet; reproduktion; andrologi; gynekologi;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis was to improve background knowledge for making a reliable medical evaluation at the first visit of a woman in her 13th gestational week, to the antenatal clinic. We have focused on the prediction and the risk estimation of preeclampsia, intra-uterine growth restriction (IUGR), and thrombosis. READ MORE

  5. 5. Miscarriage Women’s Experience and its Cumulative Incidence

    University dissertation from Institutionen för molekylär och klinisk medicin

    Author : Ann-Sofie Adolfsson; Per-Göran Larsson; Anders Selbing; Christina Bergh; [2006]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Miscarriage; Grief; Perinatal Grief Scale in Swedish; Follow-up visit to midwife; Medical Birth Register; Spontaneous abortion; MEDICINE Surgery Obstetrics and women s diseases Obstetrics and gynaecology; MEDICIN Kirurgi Obstetrik och kvinnosjukdomar Obstetrik och gynekologi;

    Abstract : Many women experience miscarriage every year. Every fourth woman who has given birth reports that she has previous experience of miscarriage. In a study of all women in the Swedish Medical Birth Register 1983-2003, we found that the number of cases of self reported miscarriage had increased in Sweden during this 21 year period. READ MORE