Essays about: "CPR"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 20 essays containing the word CPR.

  1. 1. Vietnamese nursing students' knowledge in Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and perceptions of training in CPR

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för folkhälso- och vårdvetenskap; Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för folkhälso- och vårdvetenskap

    Author : Emelie Kihlberg; Nadine Rosenkvist; [2019]
    Keywords : Cardiopulmonary resuscitation;  cardiac arrest;  education; nursing students; Hjärt- och lungräddning; hjärtstopp; utbildning; sjuksköterskestudent;

    Abstract : Background Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) increases significantly the chance of survival in cases of a cardiac arrest. The ability to respond quickly and effectively to a cardiac arrest rests on nurses being competent, prepared and up-to-date. READ MORE

  2. 2. Sharing invisible resources in the age of climate change : a transboundary groundwater sharing agreement in Sahel, Africa, analysed through Ostrom’s design principles for collective action

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Anton Blanck; [2019]
    Keywords : Ostrom; Sahel; groundwater; resource management; CPR; collective action; Memorandum of Understanding; MoU; climate change; transboundary;

    Abstract : With climate change and increasing populations, water availability is becoming even more important in the region of Sahel, Africa, where droughts have plagued the states for centuries. In response to this growing concern, seven Sahelian states have initiated cooperation over their shared groundwater resources, an action that is still quite unique globally, given the overlooked status of groundwater. READ MORE

  3. 3. Finite Element Modeling of Chest Compressions in CPR

    University essay from KTH/Medicinsk teknik

    Author : Hildigunnur Katrínardóttir; [2017]
    Keywords : Finite element modeling; Cardiopulmonary resuscitation; Chest compressions; Rib and sternal injury;

    Abstract : Factors affecting the risk of ribcage injury in adult subjects during CPR were investigated using the torso region of the THUMS model, a full human body FE-model, representing an average adult male. The thoracic dynamic response of the model was compared to experimental PMHS hub loading impact data and live-subject CPR data found in the literature. READ MORE

  4. 4. Analysis of the neutron albedo’s influence on TIP deviations in Forsmark 1

    University essay from

    Author : Moa Skan; [2016]
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    Abstract : In the operation of a nuclear reactor, detailed calculations are performed to predict the power distribution in the core and to ensure the maintenance of a number of safety margins. Repeatedly during a power cycle, the predictions are verified in so-called TIP measurements, and the consequences of possible deviations are investigated. READ MORE

  5. 5. Capabilities to Demand Participation : Local Participation in Common-Pool Resource Governance - A Case Study of Lake Atitlán

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Hannes Willner; [2016]
    Keywords : common-pool resource; governance; participation; decentralization; freshwater;

    Abstract : The aim of this study is to understand, describe and explain how local, public participation in the governance of common-pool resources (CPR) work in a decentralized development context. This is done through field research on lake Atitlán in Guatemala as a case of a freshwater CPR that struggles with environmental degradation as a result of failure of collective action in conserving the lake. READ MORE