Essays about: "Kerala"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 27 essays containing the word Kerala.

  1. 1. Nurses’ Perceptions of Ayurvedic Medicine Compared to Western Medicine - in Kerala, India : An empirical study

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Fakulteten för hälsa, natur- och teknikvetenskap (from 2013)

    Author : Sofia Boström; Sofia Hugsén; [2022]
    Keywords : Ayurvedic medicine; Kerala’s health care system; nurses’ perceptions; complementary and alternative medicine;

    Abstract : Introduction/background: Ayurveda is an ancient holistic medical system largely used in India. Complementary and alternative forms of medicine (CAM) like Ayurveda is starting to spread to the western parts of the world. In Sweden, there is an ongoing project of integrating CAM methods in Swedish health care. READ MORE

  2. 2. Recently educated nurses' perceptions of Ayurvedic medicine and its impact on everyday clinical work in Kerala, India. : An empirical study

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Fakulteten för hälsa, natur- och teknikvetenskap (from 2013)

    Author : Emilia Hansson; Jonna Stensson; [2022]
    Keywords : Ayurveda; CAM; nurse; perception; impact; clinical work;

    Abstract : ntroduction: The definition of nursing which includes the promotion of health and holistic health implies prosperity for the whole human. Ayurveda aims to strengthen the individual and is part of holistic health. In India, among other care methods, Ayurveda is used as a complement to Western medicine. READ MORE

  3. 3. God's own country in trouble a comparitive content analysis of health and disaster management policies on the 2018 floods in Kerala, India

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Ronniya Varghese; Clémentine Lucas de Peslouan; [2022]
    Keywords : disaster risk reduction; resilience; Build Back Better; climate-resilient health system; climate-induced floods; India; Kerala; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : In 2018, the Indian state of Kerala experienced devastating floods that killed 433 people and displaced 1.4 million. The floods are becoming more frequent since then due to climate change. In this research, we compared international frameworks on health and disaster with national and state documents. READ MORE

  4. 4. Study of Energy Neutrality in Kochi Metro Rail, India

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Sustainability, Innovation and Management in Building (SIMB)

    Author : Jeena Paul; [2021]
    Keywords : Solar PV panels; Traction Power; Auxiliary Power; Regenerative Braking System; Energy Neutrality;

    Abstract : Now a days, the society thinks about more sustainable and clean energy sources. Most of the countries in the world relay on non-renewable energy sources for the generation of electricity. This results in the scarcity of fossil fuels in future and also increases the production of carbon emissions. READ MORE

  5. 5. Nurses’ experiences of good self-management among patients diagnosed with type 2 diabetes : An interview-based study with nurses’ in Kerala, India

    University essay from Ersta Sköndal Bräcke högskola/Ersta Sköndal högskola/Institutionen för vårdvetenskap

    Author : Amanda Rye; [2019]
    Keywords : Self-management; Health education; Nurses’; Support; Type 2 diabetes; India;

    Abstract : Background: India's growing economy has led to radical lifestyle changes and one of the consequences is an unexpected explosion of non-communicable diseases, such as Type 2 Diabetes. The prevalence of Type 2 Diabetes has more than doubled since 1980 from four to over eight percent in 2016. READ MORE