Essays about: "Healthcare"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 778 essays containing the word Healthcare.

  1. 1. EMBRACING INTERNET OF MEDICAL THINGS A multiple case study of contextual factors’ influence on the implementation of IoT healthcare solutions

    University essay from Institutionen för tillämpad informationsteknologi

    Author : Camilla Jacobson; Petra Karjalainen; [2019-08-08]
    Keywords : Internet of Things; Internet of Medical Things; contextual factors; healthcare; digital health; eHealth; chronic diseases; distant monitoring devices;

    Abstract : With the growing trend of digitalization, new opportunities to disrupt the way value is created, offered and defended have arisen in the healthcare industry. One of the emerging concepts of digitalization is the Internet of Things (IoT), referred to as Internet of Medical things when applied in healthcare. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Impact of Digital Healthcare - A study that examines the effects of digital healthcare services on performance in primary healthcare in Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Felix Ekenstam; Carl Eklund; [2019-02-15]
    Keywords : Digital healthcare; Primary healthcare; Waiting List; Substitute; Healthcare Market; Demand for Healthcare; Difference-in-Difference approach;

    Abstract : This paper examines what effect digital healthcare has on primary healthcare in Sweden. Using aggregated register data from Jönköping county council and datasets, from väntetider and from hälsokollen a difference- in difference (DiD) analysis is conducted. READ MORE

  3. 3. THE CRITICAL ROLE OF A NON-HEALTHCARE APPROACH TO MATERNAL MORTALITY REDUCTION Qualitative insights from Rwanda’s success

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Sofia Nyström; [2019-02-12]
    Keywords : Burundi; maternal health; maternal mortality; policy; Rwanda; Sub-Saharan Africa;

    Abstract : Maternal mortality is one of the most critical contemporary development challenges as itaccounts for a substantial number of deaths every year, despite the fact that we today havethe medical knowledge to prevent it. Sub-Saharan Africa is the most affected region,accounting for more than half of the world’s maternal deaths. READ MORE

  4. 4. Hälsovårdssökande beteende hos immigranter i Sverige

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för medicin

    Author : Vidarah Nimar; [2019-01-07]
    Keywords : healthcare seeking behaviour; immigrant; public health; health literacy;

    Abstract : Background: Healthcare seeking behaviours among immigrants in Sweden is a public health issue since the health outcome not only affects immigrants but also the Swedish population, the healthcare system and impacts on the national economy. In order to alleviate the problems and support the development of health among immigrants we need a thorough picture of the situation today. READ MORE

  5. 5. Livet efter en diagnos : Patienters upplevelse av att leva med bröstcancer

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för hälsa, vård och välfärd; Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för hälsa, vård och välfärd

    Author : salim sara; Khalif mohamed Amal; [2019]
    Keywords : Breastcancer; experience; limitations; nurse; relatives; support; Begränsningar; bröstcancer; närstående; sjuksköterskor; stöd; upplevelser;

    Abstract : Bakgrund: Bröstcancer är en av de vanligaste cancerformerna som drabbar kvinnor i Sverige. Sjuksköterskor som saknade en onkologisk utbildning upplevde att det var svårt att vårda kvinnor med bröstcancer. Kvinnors närstående upplevde ett stort ansvar att ta hand om kvinnorna. READ MORE