Essays about: "Adverse events"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 49 essays containing the words Adverse events.

  1. 1. Recognising deterioration: nurses’documentation of vital signs–a systematic literature review

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för medicinska vetenskaper

    Author : Frida Collin; [2021]
    Keywords : vital signs; deterioration; documentation; nurses; adverse events;

    Abstract : Introduction: Research show that patients frequently display abnormal vital signs as much as 48h before a serious adverse event occur, such as cardiac arrest or unplanned intensive care unit admission. Therefore, early recognition of these changes trough vital sign examination is essential in the prevention of deterioration. READ MORE

  2. 2. A comparative study of methylphenidate and lisdexamphetamine in adult ADHD – a systematic literature review

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för medicinska vetenskaper

    Author : Michelle Karlsson Bok; [2021]
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    Abstract : Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) affects not only children as it was initially assumed but continues into adulthood in 50% of the cases. ADHD is a major cause of cognitive disability in children, increases risks for criminal behavior, unemployment and is generally associated with low quality of life. READ MORE

  3. 3. An exploratory machine learning workflow for the analysis of adverse events from clinical trials

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för matematiska vetenskaper

    Author : Margareta Carlerös; [2020-06-26]
    Keywords : Machine learning; Adverse events; Clinical trials; Data mining;

    Abstract : A new pharmaceutical drug needs to be shown to be safe and effective before it canbe used to treat patients. Adverse events (AEs) are potential side-effects that arerecorded during clinical trials, in which a new drug is tested in humans, and mayor may not be related to the drug under study. READ MORE

  4. 4. Increased Drought and Fire Intensity Regimes Reduce the Ecological Resilience of Mediterranean Forests in the South-West Australian Floristic Region

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för biologisk grundutbildning

    Author : Shareen Sanders; [2020]
    Keywords : Allometric models; Above-ground biomass AGB ; drought; fire; disturbance; understorey; resilience; Mediterranean.;

    Abstract : Future climate projections suggest an increase in average temperature as well as a decrease in average winter rainfall across the south-west Australian floristic region (SWAFR). These adverse future climatic conditions will amplify the intensity and frequency of disturbance events such as drought and fire. READ MORE

  5. 5. Extracting Adverse Drug Reactions from Product Labels using Deep Learning and Natural Language Processing

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för kemi, bioteknologi och hälsa (CBH)

    Author : Shachi Bista; [2020]
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    Abstract : Pharamacovigilance relates to activities involving drug safety monitoring in the post-marketing phase of the drug development life-cycle. Despite rigorous trials and experiments that drugs undergo before they are available in the market, they can still cause previously unobserved side-effects (also known as adverse events) due to drug–drug interaction, genetic, physiological or demographic reasons. READ MORE