Search for dissertations about: "weight reduction"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 308 swedish dissertations containing the words weight reduction.

  1. 1. Breast Hypertrophy and outcome of Breast Reduction Surgery

    University dissertation from Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Author : Richard Lewin; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2016]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Breast; Reduction; Mammaplasty; HRQL; Complications; Validation; Reliability; Breast Hypertrophy; Questionnaire;

    Abstract : Aim: The overall aim of this thesis was to improve our knowledge of breast hypertrophy in women, its associated problems, and the outcome of breast reduction. Patients and methods: I. Five hundred and twelve woman were studied retrospectively for prevalence of and risk factors for complications. II. READ MORE

  2. 2. Investigating the parameters that influence the behaviour of natural iron ores during the iron production process

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Abraham Judah Bumalirivu Muwanguzi; KTH.; [2013]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; natural iron ore; iron production; characterization; physical and metallurgical properties; sinter; pellet; direct reduction; low temperature degradation; sample weight; sample positioning; microstructure; reduction degree; solid conversion; Volumetric Model; Grain Model; Random Pore Model; Muko; Uganda;

    Abstract : In the iron production processes, sinters and pellets are mostly used as raw materials due to their consistency with respect to physical and chemical properties. However, natural iron ores, as mined, are rarely used directly as a feed material for iron processing. READ MORE

  3. 3. Opportunities for Weight Reduction in Composite Marine Structures

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Luis Felipe Sanchez Heres; [2015]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; material characterization; ultimate limit state; composites; lightweight design; non-crimp fabrics;

    Abstract : Composite marine structures are desirable for a variety of reasons. Compared to traditional steel structures, they enable the construction of vessels with lower fuel consumption, higher top speed, better stability, lower maintenance, higher cargo capacity, or combinations thereof. READ MORE

  4. 4. Weight gain restriction for obese pregnant women An Intervention study

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Ing-Marie Claesson; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; Östergötlands Läns Landsting.; [2010]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Obesity; pregnancy; weight gain; intervention; outcome; anxiety; depression; postnatal postpartum; MEDICINE Surgery Obstetrics and women s diseases Obstetrics and gynaecology; MEDICIN Kirurgi Obstetrik och kvinnosjukdomar Obstetrik och gynekologi;

    Abstract : Introduction: Obesity is a growing global public health problem and is as prevalent among pregnant women as in the general population. It is well known that obese women have an increased risk for several complications during pregnancy and delivery and this is also true for the neonate. READ MORE

  5. 5. Growth of schoolchildren studies on somatic growth and deviant growth patterns such as weight loss and obesity and aspects of intake of breakfast and food items

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro University

    Author : Bente B. Nilsen; Örebro universitet.; [2018]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; growth; body mass index; overweight; weight loss; body weight; malnutrition; breakfast intake; food habits; schoolchildren;

    Abstract : The overall aim of this thesis is to explore somatic growth, and deviant growth patterns as episodes of weight loss and obesity development, including some aspects of meal patterns and food intake.Methods: The thesis includes four studies, two cross-sectional studies (Paper I and II), and two longitudinal studies (Paper III and IV). READ MORE