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  1. 1. Social capital and well-being in the transitional setting of Ukraine

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Kateryna Karhina; Umeå universitet.; [2017]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; social capital; social support; volunteering; transformation; crisis; military conflict; transitional; well-being; health; inequality; Ukraine; socialt kapital; socialt stöd; volontärarbete; omvandling; kris; militär konflikt; övergångssamhälle; Ukraina; välbefinnande; hälsa; ojämlikhet; folkhälsa; Public health;

    Abstract : Background: The military conflict in Ukraine that started in 2014 was accompanied with many changes in the political, economic and social spheres. It brought informal volunteering activities (i.e. one form of social capital) to emerge, function and later to be formalized, in order to support soldiers and their families. READ MORE

  2. 2. Mortality in transitional Vietnam

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Dao Lan Huong; Umeå universitet.; [2006]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; cause of death; verbal autopsy; mortality; rural Vietnam; MEDICINE Social medicine Public health medicine research areas Public health science; MEDICIN Socialmedicin Folkhälsomedicinska forskningsområden Folkhälsovetenskap;

    Abstract : Understanding mortality patterns is an essential pre-requisite for guiding public health action and for supporting development of evidence-based policy. However, such information is not sufficiently available in Vietnam. READ MORE

  3. 3. ’Moving On’ and Transitional Bridges Studies on migration, violence and wellbeing in encounters with Somali-born women and the maternity health care in Sweden

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Ulrika Byrskog; Uppsala universitet.; Högskolan Dalarna.; [2015]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; International Health; Internationell hälsa; Somali-born women; violence; transition; migration; childbearing; midwife; maternal health; perinatal health; wellbeing; qualitative; case-control; Kvinnor och mäns erfarenheter och upplevelser av könsrelaterat våld i väpnade konflikter;

    Abstract : During the latest decade Somali-born women with experiences of long-lasting war followed by migration have increasingly encountered Swedish maternity care, where antenatal care midwives are assigned to ask questions about exposure to violence. The overall aim in this thesis was to gain deeper understanding of Somali-born women’s wellbeing and needs during the parallel transitions of migration to Sweden and childbearing, focusing on maternity healthcare encounters and violence. READ MORE

  4. 4. Infant mortality in transitional Nicaragua

    University dissertation from Umeå University, Umeå

    Author : Rodolfo Peña; Umeå universitet.; [1999]
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  5. 5. Transitional and turbulent fibre suspension flows

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Mathias Kvick; KTH.; [2014]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Fluid mechanics; fibre suspension; turbulence; laminar-turbulent transition; image analysis; hydrodynamic stability; cellulose nanofibrils.; Teknisk mekanik; Engineering Mechanics;

    Abstract : In this thesis the orientation of macro-sized fibres in turbulent flows is studied, as well as the effect of nano-sized fibrils on hydrodynamic stability. The focus lies on enabling processes for new materials where cellulose is the main constituent. READ MORE