Essays about: "Long term care homes"

Found 5 essays containing the words Long term care homes.

  1. 1. Factors that affect quality of life for older persons with life limiting illness in long term care homes : a literature review

    University essay from Sophiahemmet Högskola

    Author : Tannis Rasmusson; [2016]
    Keywords : Quality of life; Palliative care; Long term care homes; Nursing;

    Abstract : Dying is a normal life process. Palliative care is the means in which health care professionals care for individuals with either life limiting or terminal illness at or near the end of life. It is important to deliver palliative care across all health care contexts - from acute care to residential care. READ MORE

  2. 2. A Point Of Care Terminal For COPD Home Management

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för innovation, design och teknik

    Author : Sabarish Kandasamy Sekar; [2016]
    Keywords : ICT; Home Management; Point Of Care Terminal;

    Abstract : Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is currently one of the most prevalent lung diseases around the world, which runs an insidious course, measured over years, with an often-undiagnosed initial phase. Present clinical treatment approach for COPD results in repeated clinical visits and extended hospital stays burdening the available healthcare infrastructures, economy, and also impacting patient quality of life. READ MORE

  3. 3. Building Acoustics in Homes - A Literature Study Based on Three Common Sound Environments

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Teknisk akustik; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för byggvetenskaper

    Author : Sandberg Fanny; [2016]
    Keywords : Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : The aim for this thesis is to find out what aspects are important to create a good sound environment at home. In order to do this three different sound environments has been studied in the literature review: hospitals, schools/pre-schools and offices. READ MORE

  4. 4. Maternity home and education center in Mozambique

    University essay from KTH/Arkitektur

    Author : Camilla Holm; [2013]
    Keywords : maternity home; education center; school; health care; Mozambique; Maputo; Catembe; pregnancy; medical; help; midwifes; women; concrete; wood; green roof; outdoor rooms; health; Mödravårdscentral; skola; utbildning; barnmorska; kvinnor; graviditet; Mocambique; Maputo; Catembe; medicin; hjälp; betong; trä; grön tak; utomhus rum; vård; hälsa;

    Abstract : There is a large indigence for more maternity homes in Mozambique. Pregnant women often have to walk long distances to get assistance giving birth. The conditions are hard to improve because of the shortage of educated staff. The maternity home and education center is a combined program for women in Maputo, Mozambique. READ MORE

  5. 5. Maternity Home and Education Center in Mozambique

    University essay from KTH/Arkitektur

    Author : Lisa Melin Wenström; [2013]
    Keywords : Maternity home; education center; school; pregnancy; women; midwife; health care; medical; Mozambique; Maputo; Catembe; concrete; wood; help; green roof; outdoor rooms; Mödravård; utbildning; barnmorska; graviditet; kvinnor; Mocambique; Maputo; Catembe; betong; trä; grön tak; uterum;

    Abstract : There is a large indigence for more maternity homes in Mozambique. Pregnant women often have to walk long distances to get assistance giving birth. The conditions are hard to improve because of the shortage of educated staff. The maternity home and education center is a combined program for women in Maputo, Mozambique. READ MORE