Search for dissertations about: "time-trends"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 78 swedish dissertations containing the word time-trends.

  1. 1. End stage renal disease in type 1 diabetes time trends and risk factors

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå Universitet

    Author : Cecilia Toppe; Umeå universitet.; [2018]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; End stage renal disease; renal replacement therapy; type 1 diabetes; diabetes nephropathy; socioeconomy and epidemiology; epidemiologi; Epidemiology; pediatrik; Pediatrics;

    Abstract : Background and aims: Sweden has a high incidence of type 1 diabetes (T1D) and the incidence is increasing worldwide. The incidence is now twice as high as when the registration of childhood onset T1D in Sweden started in 1977. One of the major risk factors for developing late complications such as renal failure (ESRD) is duration of T1D. READ MORE

  2. 2.  Treatment of cardiovascular risk factors in type 2 diabetes time trends and clinical practice

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå university

    Author : Eva Fhärm; Umeå universitet.; [2010]
    Keywords : diabetes mellitus; cardiovascular disease; effectiveness; epidemiology; guideline adherence; primary health care; risk factor;

    Abstract : Objectives Patients with type 2 diabetes are at much greater risk of developing cardiovascular diseases (CVD), including coronary heart disease (CHD), compared to non-diabetics. The lowering of glucose, blood pressure, and plasma lipid levels has been shown to reduce CHD risk, and treatment goals for these risk factors are now part of clinical practice guidelines. READ MORE

  3. 3. Malignant melanoma in Sweden : occurrence, prognostic factors and time trends

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Magnus Thörn; Uppsala universitet.; [1993]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICINE; MEDICIN;

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  4. 4. On temporomandibular disorders Time trends, associated factors, treatment need and treatment outcome

    University dissertation from Jönköping : School of Health Sciences

    Author : Alkisti Anastassaki-Köhler; Högskolan i Jönköping.; [2012]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : During the last few decades, and especially during the 1990s, an increase in musculoskeletal pain conditions and stress-related ill-health has been observed in Sweden. At the same time, an improvement in the oral health of the population has been noted. READ MORE

  5. 5. Economic perspectives on the obesity epidemic

    University dissertation from Jönköping : School of Health Sciences

    Author : Åsa Ljungvall; [2012]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Obesity; body-mass index; BMI; waist circumference; inequality; socioeconomic inequalities; concentration index; socioeconomic disparities; time trends; economic freedom; misreporting; misclassification;

    Abstract : This thesis takes its starting point in the large spread and rise in obesity prevalence that have been observed around the world, making obesity an increasing public health concern. The thesis consists of an introductory chapter, which justifies the study of obesity from economic perspectives and puts the subsequent studies in context, and four studies that address obesity from different economic perspectives. READ MORE