Essays about: "Medical Self-care"

Found 5 essays containing the words Medical Self-care.

  1. 1. Nursing needs for patients with diabetes disease at orthopedic wards - a cross-sectional study

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Hälsa och samhälle

    Author : Tiliander; [2019]
    Keywords : diabetes mellitus; orthopedic nursing; perioperative nursing; pain; urinary catheterization; constipation; pressure ulcers; glycated hemoglobin A;

    Abstract : Aims and objectives: The purpose of the study was to identify which nursing needs patients with diabetes diagnose have at an orthopedic care ward. Background: Patients with diabetes diagnose have in previous studies shown to have an increased fracture risk compared to the general population and therefore have been a common patient group at orthopedic wards. READ MORE

  2. 2. Identifying Factors Behind Successful Market Establishment of ICT-based Medical Self-Care Solutions

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Produktionsekonomi

    Author : Marcus Carlsson; Josefin Nyberg; [2018]
    Keywords : Healthcare; ICT; Market establishment; Market penetration; Medical Self-care; MedTech; Monitoring care; Preventive care.; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Background Today’s healthcare faces a transformation, driven by an ageing population and an over encumbered care and welfare sector. Self-care solutions based on emerging information and communication technologies make it possible for patients to monitor their medical conditions from home, without the direct assistance of healthcare professionals. READ MORE

  3. 3. Access control regulation in the health care sector

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Beatriz Castro; [2018]
    Keywords : Law and economics;

    Abstract : This thesis is about access control in the health care sector. Access control is a function in It-systems that allows authorized users to access data they have right to access, prevents unauthorized users from accessing data and prevents authorized users from disclosing data unlawfully. READ MORE

  4. 4. Self-care and injury prevention in the Swedish welfare society : An anthropological study on how physical activity and cardio exercise are used to self-care both physically and mentally

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för kulturantropologi och etnologi

    Author : Malin Gunnarsson; [2017]
    Keywords : physical activity; governmentality; health; motivations; freedom; seniors; adult; walking; embodiment; public health;

    Abstract : The broader aim of this essay is twofold: Firstly, I study what motivate people to engage in physical activities, particularly walking or running. Secondly, I contextualize the experiences and understanding in relation to governmentality and technology. READ MORE

  5. 5. Knowledge and practices regarding foot care among patients with Type 2 diabetes in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam : A quantitative study

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

    Author : Stina Thunberg; Sofia Hellenberg; [2013]
    Keywords : Diabetes Mellitus; Knowledge; Foot Care; Gender; Ho Chi Minh City; Diabetes Mellitus typ 2; Kunskap; Fotvård; Kön; Ho Chi Minh City;

    Abstract : Introduction: Previous research shows that knowledge and practice was low in type 2 diabetes patients and that women had better practice/self-care than men.Aim: The aim of this study was to investigate the knowledge and practices regarding foot-care among patients with type 2 diabetes in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, and also investigate if there was any difference between genders in knowledge and practicing of foot care. READ MORE