Search for dissertations about: "thesis of varicose. veins"

Found 5 swedish dissertations containing the words thesis of varicose. veins.

  1. 1. Varicose Veins Aspects on Diagnosis and Surgical Treatment

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Lena Blomgren; David Bergqvist; Gunnar Johansson; Lars Norgren; [2005]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Surgery; Varicose veins; Venous insufficiency; Surgery; Duplex; Quality of life; Cost analysis; Kirurgi; MEDICINE Surgery; MEDICIN Kirurgi;

    Abstract : Treatment for varicose veins (VV) is insufficiently evidence based and recurrence rates are high. The aim of this thesis was to study the long-term results after VV surgery, risk factors for recurrences and the effect of preoperative duplex scanning on recurrence rate, quality of life (QoL) and costs. READ MORE

  2. 2. Innervation and Functional Aspects of Neuropeptides in the Coronary Circulation

    University dissertation from Department of Internal Medcine, University Hospital of Lund

    Author : Ole Saetrum Opgaard; [1996]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; immunohistochemistry.; mRNA; receptors; ET-B; ET-A; endothelin; substance P; calcitonin gene-related peptide; vasoactive intestinal peptide; acetylcholine; NPY; ATP; noradrenaline; nerves; sensory; parasympathetic; sympathetic; veins; Coronary; arteries; Endocrinology; secreting systems; diabetology; Endokrinologi; sekretion; diabetologi; Cardiovascular system; Kardiovaskulära systemet;

    Abstract : A network of perivascular nerve fibres was demonstrated in coronary arteries and veins from guinea-pig and man. Nerve fibres displaying immunoreactivity to neuropeptide Y (NPY) had a distribution pattern similar to those containing immunoreactivity to tyrosine hydroxylase. READ MORE

  3. 3. Iatrogenic Vascular Injuries

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Håkan Rudström; Martin Björck; David Bergqvist; Carl Magnus Wahlgren; [2013]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; vascular injuries; vascular surgery; vascular trauma; injury; medical error; patient safety; postoperative death; postoperative mortality; patient insurance; varicose veins; Kirurgi; Surgery;

    Abstract : Iatrogenic vascular injuries (IVIs) and injuries associated with vascular surgery can cause severe morbidity and death. The aims of this thesis were to study those injuries in the Swedish vascular registry (Swedvasc), the Swedish medical injury insurance where insurance claims are registered, the Population and Cause of death registries, and in patient records, in order to explore preventive strategies. READ MORE

  4. 4. Diagnosis, treatment and evaluation of chronic venous disease

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Dept of Molecular Medicine and Surgery

    Author : Helen Sinabulya; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2017]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : BACKGROUND AND AIMS: Varicose veins (VVs) are the most common manifestation of chronic venous disease (CVD) in the Western hemisphere. Recent research shows that the disease encompasses the global population and with similar prevalence. READ MORE

  5. 5. Pelvic organ prolapse : Aspects of etiology, symptomatology and outcome after surgery

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Clinical Science and Education, Södersjukhuset

    Author : Ann Miedel; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2009]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Pelvic organ prolapse; risk factors; urinary incontinence; cross sectional study; pelvic reconstructive surgery; natural history of prolapse;

    Abstract : The objective of this thesis was to increase the understanding of symptoms related to pelvic support defects, to study the influence of non-obstetric risk factors for pelvic organ prolapse, to describe short-term natural history in women with symptomatic prolapse and to evaluate outcome after surgery. In a cross-sectional survey investigation of the age-specific prevalence of prolapse in Stockholm 8,000 women, 30-79 years of age, were randomly selected from the Swedish Population Register. READ MORE