Search for dissertations about: "suboptimal care"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 33 swedish dissertations containing the words suboptimal care.

  1. 1. Maternal Mortality in Sweden Classification, Country of Birth, and Quality of Care

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Annika Esscher; Uppsala universitet.; [2014]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; underreporting; foreign-born; immigrants; low-income countries; suboptimal care; audit; suicide; reproductive age; maternal death; maternal care; Medicinsk vetenskap; Medical Science;

    Abstract : After decades of decrease, maternal mortality rates have shown a slight increase in Europe. Immigrants, especially Africans, have shown to be at higher risk than native women. This could not be explained solely by well-known obstetric and socio-economic risk factors. READ MORE

  2. 2. Beyond ‘Cesarean Overuse’ Hospital-Based Audits of Obstetric Care and Maternal Near Miss in Tehran, Iran

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Soheila Mohammadi; Uppsala universitet.; [2016]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Caesarean section; maternal near miss; clinical audit; care quality; care experience; Afghan migrants; Iran; Medicinsk vetenskap; Medical Science;

    Abstract : With one in two women delivering surgically, Iran has one of the highest rates of cesarean section (CS) worldwide. CS overuse in low-risk pregnancies potentially exposes women to Maternal Near-Miss (MNM) morbidity with minimal health benefits. This thesis studied obstetric care quality and MNM at hospitals with high rates of CS in Tehran, Iran. READ MORE

  3. 3. Clinical Pathway Implementation and Teamwork in Swedish Intensive Care Challenges in Evidence-Based Practice and Interprofessional Collaboration

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Petronella Bjurling-Sjöberg; Uppsala universitet.; Uppsala universitet.; [2018]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Desicion support; Standardized care plans; Research utilization; Organisation; Caring sciences; Beslutstöd; Vårdplanering; Organisation; Forskningsanvändning; Vårdvetenskap; Caring Sciences; Vårdvetenskap;

    Abstract : Suboptimal quality of care is an evident issue in current healthcare services. Clinical pathways (CPs) have the potential to facilitate evidence-based practice and interprofessional teamwork, and thereby improve patient safety and quality of care. READ MORE

  4. 4. Health care on equal terms for immigrants in Sweden

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Dept of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society

    Author : Eivor Wiking; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2012]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Immigrant patients;

    Abstract : Background There is limited knowledge about immigrant patients’ lower self-reported health (SRH) in relation to acculturation and discrimination and about immigrant patients’, interpreters’ and GPs’ experiences, reflections, and strategies during the triangular meeting. Aims Study I: to analyse the association between ethnicity, acculturation, discrimination and poor SRH. READ MORE

  5. 5. Implementation of coordinated healthy lifestyle promotion in primary care Process and outcomes

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Kristin Thomas; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2015]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Background: Implementation of healthy lifestyle promotion in routine primary has been suboptimal. There is emerging evidence that coordinating care can improve the efficiency and quality of care. READ MORE