Search for dissertations about: "tube feeding"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 11 swedish dissertations containing the words tube feeding.

  1. 1. Feeding the very low birth weight infant : Short and long term effects of tube feeding methods in early postnatal life

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Dept of Women's and Children's Health

    Author : Ann Dsilna Lindh; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2012]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; tube feeding;

    Abstract : The overall aim of this thesis was to investigate short term effects of enteral feeding methods, continuous versus intermittent bolus feeding in very low birth weight infants on gastro intestinal tolerance and growth (I) and, behavioural responses of stress during feeding (II) in early postnatal life. Furthermore, to compare and follow up of longer term effects of these enteral feeding methods on later breastfeeding capability (III). READ MORE

  2. 2. Home enteral tube feeding  - from patients’, relatives’ and nurses’ perspectives

    University dissertation from Karlstad : Karlstads universitet

    Author : Kaisa Bjuresäter; Karlstads universitet.; [2010]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; home enteral tube feeding; home care; quality of life; care trajectory; discharge planning; patients; relatives; nurses; Nursing Science; Omvårdnad;

    Abstract : Changes in the health-care system during the past decades have led to an increased transfer of health care to the home environment which also concerns patients treated with home enteral tube feeding (HETF). Research is scarce about how HETF care is functioning. READ MORE

  3. 3. Breast-feeding, nasopharyngeal colonization and otitis media

    University dissertation from Department of Plastic Surgery, Malmö University Hospital, 205 02 Malmö, Sweden

    Author : Gustaf Aniansson; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [1999]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; cleft palate.; URI; SOM; AOM; otitis media; H. influenzae; S. pneumoniae; Breast-feeding; nasopharyngeal colonization; Immunology; serology; transplantation; Immunologi; serologi;

    Abstract : This thesis analyzed the relationship between breastfeeding, nasopharyngeal colonization and acute otitis media (AOM) in children. Nasopharyngeal cultures were collected from 400 children and milk samples from their mothers in connection with the scheduled visits to well baby clinics at 1-3, 4-7 and 8-12 months of age, and episodes of AOM and URI were documented. READ MORE

  4. 4. Impact of disease and treatment on body weight and eating in patients with head and neck cancer experiences from a multicenter study

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Sandra Ottosson; Umeå universitet.; [2013]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Head and neck cancer; weight loss; body mass index; tube feeding; radiation therapy; survival; treated volume; swallowing dysfunction; patient experience.; oto-rhino-laryngologi; Oto-Rhino-Laryngology;

    Abstract : Background Nutritional deterioration in patients with head and neck cancer (HNC) has a multifactorial etiology mainly associated with tumor and treatment related factors. The objective of the present thesis was to investigate the impact of the disease and treatment on body weight and eating in patients with HNC treated with radiation therapy (RT) as the single modality treatment or as preoperative RT by analyzing body weight and body mass index (BMI) over time, predictive factors for weight loss and BMI, weight loss and BMI as prognostic factors for survival, and by studying the patients’ own experience of food and eating. READ MORE

  5. 5. The otitis-prone child : studies of a condition with a multifactorial background

    University dissertation from Cecilia Stenström, Läkargruppen Gustav Adolf, Baltzarsgatan 41 A, S-211 36 Malmö, Sweden

    Author : Cecilia Stenström; [1996]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; tympanic membrane pathology; Eustachian tube function; smoking; day care; allergy; heredity; Case-control-study; otitis-prone child; Otorhinolaryngology; audiology; auditive system and speech; Otorinolaryngologi; audiologi; hörsel- och talorganen;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish Akut öroninflammation är vanligt hos barn och många barn får sin första öroninflammation redan vid tidig ålder. Öronbarn kallas de barn som drabbas av upprepade öroninflammationer. Dessa barn drabbas oftare än andra barn också av andra infektioner. READ MORE