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  • Monitoring calls in telephone advice nursing : parents´and telenurses´experiences 

    Sandelius, Susanna (Inst för neurobiologi, vårdvetenskap och samhälle / Dept of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society, 2017-09-22)
    Background: Approximately 2 million of the 4.5 million calls made in 2016 to the 1177 healthcare advice line resulted in the telenurse providing self-care advice to the care seeker. In some of these calls, the care seekers ...
  • Occupational safety and health interventions : incentives and economic consequences 

    Martinsson, Camilla (Institutet för miljömedicin / Institute of Environmental Medicine, 2017-08-28)
    Aim: The overall aim of this thesis was to extend the knowledge of factors that from an employer perspective could increase the use of research based occupational safety and health (OSH) interventions and work-place health ...
  • CNS tumours of childhood/adolescence : outcomes related to disability and identity in adult survivors 

    Hörnquist, Lina (Inst för kvinnors och barns hälsa / Dept of Women's and Children's Health, 2017-03-16)
    Central nervous system (CNS) tumour survivors are at increased risk for adverse health and functional late effects. Results from previous studies from the Swedish LIFE project, of which this licentiate thesis is a part, ...
  • The function of Smc5/6 in Drosophila development and at the heterochromatin-like locus HMR in budding yeast 

    Tran, Martin (Inst för cell- och molekylärbiologi / Dept of Cell and Molecular Biology, 2017-03-15)
    The structural maintenance of chromosome 5/6 (Smc5/6) complex is one out of many factors in the cell that maintain genome stability. Smc5/6 has been implicated in processes such as DNA double-strand break (DSB) repair, ...
  • Vårdskador vid omvårdnad : en studie av patienters, anhörigas och vårdgivares anmälningar 

    Andersson, Åsa (Inst för neurobiologi, vårdvetenskap och samhälle / Dept of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society, 2017-02-23)
    Background: Patient safety has, over the last decades, been increasingly established as an important global issue. Patient safety is jeopardized by for example adverse events and most of the current evidence on adverse ...
  • The process of occupational therapists implementing client-centred ADL intervention in clinical practice 

    Eriksson, Christina Nilsdotter (Inst för neurobiologi, vårdvetenskap och samhälle / Dept of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society, 2016-11-22)
    The overall aim: The overall aim of the thesis was to identify and describe the characteristics of the implementation process and what hinders and contributes to the implementation of complex interventions when occupational ...
  • Nyttan med klinisk obduktion : vårdpersonalens roller och attityder 

    Mjörnheim, Berit (Inst för laboratoriemedicin / Dept of Laboratory Medicine, 2016-10-28)
    Background: The rate of autopsies has dropped to low levels in Western countries during the last four decades. In Sweden the rate of autopsy was 11% 2015. Aim: The overall aim of the project was to study the ...
  • Clinical studies of CYP3A4 and P-glycoprotein 

    Sparve, Erik (Inst för laboratoriemedicin / Dept of Laboratory Medicine, 2016-10-12)
    In the field of pharmacokinetics, cytochrome P450 enzymes have been extensively studied. The CYP450 enzyme with the most drug substrates is CYP3A4, but despite its significance, administration of a specific substrate to ...
  • Physical activity, body composition, inflammation and effects on antioxidative capacity in sedentary adults 

    Lundström, Petra (Inst för molekylär medicin och kirurgi / Dept of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, 2016-08-05)
    Background: For the past fifty years part the population has slowly become sedentary to an extent that it is nowadays considered normal behavior. Parallel with sedentary behavior there is an increase in obesity now ...
  • Sense of Coherence (SOC) in women treated for breast cancer and its relation to treatment outcome 

    Lindblad, Carina (Inst för fysiologi och farmakologi / Dept of Physiology and Pharmacology, 2016-04-20)
    Breast cancer incidence has, on average increased by 1.4 % annually during the last decades. Early detection and advances in treatment are the main contributing factors for the favourable outcome in terms of five- and ...
  • Immunoreactive proteins in Taenia solium/cysticercus cellulosae 

    Nhancupe, Noémia Jeremias (Inst för mikrobiologi, tumör- och cellbiologi / Dept of Microbiology, Tumor and Cell Biology, 2016-03-17)
    Cysticercosis caused by Taenia solium is a common zoonotic parasitic disease in Latin America, Asia, Africa, and parts of Oceania, and it is responsible for many cases of epileptic seizures. Imaging techniques used to ...
  • Living with osteogenesis imperfecta 

    Balkefors, Veronica (Inst för neurobiologi, vårdvetenskap och samhälle / Dept of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society, 2015-09-17)
    Osteogenesis Imperfecta (OI) is a hereditary connective tissue disorder with fragility of the bones as the dominant symptom. There is no cure for OI, but symptoms are treated with medical, orthopaedic and physiotherapy ...
  • Utveckling av instrument och bedömning av sjuksköterskestudenters kunskaper och färdigheter att genomföra venös provtagning och insättning av perifer venkateter 

    Ahlin, Catharina (Inst för medicin, Solna / Dept of Medicine, Solna, 2015-08-18)
    Det finns ett uppenbart behov av att hitta objektiva bedömningsunderlag för sjuksköterskestudenters kunskaper efter genomgångna kliniska kurser. Genom att utveckla och validera instrument som kan användas i utbildningen ...
  • In vivo bioluminescence imaging in preclinical trials of genetic vaccines 

    Petkov, Stefan (Inst för mikrobiologi, tumör- och cellbiologi / Dept of Microbiology, Tumor and Cell Biology, 2015-05-22)
    DNA immunization is a rapidly developing vaccine platform for cancer, infectious disease, and allergies. The efficiency of DNA vaccination is largely determined by the efficiency of delivery and subsequent expression of ...
  • Advanced home care : nurses' everyday practice 

    Öhlén, Agneta (Inst för neurobiologi, vårdvetenskap och samhälle / Dept of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society, 2015-05-05)
    Aim: The overall aim of this thesis was to explore nursing care within Advanced home care (AHC) through nursing documentation and nurses’ perceptions of nursing care, in order to delineate the required nursing competencies ...
  • Influence of kynurenic acid on dopamine neurotransmission : implications for schizophrenia 

    Andersson, Alexandra (Inst för fysiologi och farmakologi / Dept of Physiology and Pharmacology, 2015-03-26)
    Kynurenic acid (KYNA) belongs to the kynurenines, a group of metabolically related compounds derived from the amino acid tryptophan. It is an antagonist of glutamate- and α7 nicotinic acetylcholine (α7nACh) receptors. ...
  • Analysis of genomic data as an approach to understanding migration in song birds 

    Boss, John (Inst för laboratoriemedicin / Dept of Laboratory Medicine, 2015-01-23)
    Many species of birds migrate every year thousands of kilometers, relying on sight, memory, magnetic sensors and instincts to find their way across continents. Many juvenile birds travel complicated migration routes without ...
  • Mat och måltider vid livets slut : patienter och närståendes erfarenheter av ätsvårigheter 

    Wallin, Viktoria (Inst för neurobiologi, vårdvetenskap och samhälle / Dept of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society, 2015-01-16)
    Food and meals are embedded in people’s everyday social life. For people with progressive life-limiting conditions eating is often obstructed. When a dying person is cared for at home, family members often take responsibility ...
  • Att vara anhörig till en närstående med demenssjukdom : en jämförelse mellan storstad och landsbygd. 

    Ehrlich, Kethy Forssell (Inst för neurobiologi, vårdvetenskap och samhälle / Dept of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society, 2015-01-08)
    Family caregivers´ efforts for a family member with dementia are considerable and constitute a major societal resource. Most studies in family members’ caregiving have been carried out in major cities and there are lack ...
  • Smärta, infektion och återanpassning till livet efter en brännskada. 

    Tengvall, Oili (Institutionen för molekylär medicin och kirurgi / Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, 2010-01-22)
    A burn injury is an unforeseen event that includes a physical as well as a psychological trauma for the person afflicted. The trauma is experienced differently by individuals as do perceived problems during care, ...

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