Essays about: "Medication adherence"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 8 essays containing the words Medication adherence.

  1. 1. Towards a General Framework for Systems Analysis of Inefficiencies Along the Pharmacological Treatment Chain

    University essay from KTH/Medicinteknik och hälsosystem

    Author : Emma Danell Lindström; [2020]
    Keywords : Medication adherence; Compliance; System dynamic model; Causal model; Pharmacological treatment chain; Chronic diseases;

    Abstract : In order for a medication treatment to be considered successful, several roles and functions along the pharmacological treatment chain must function and cooperate effectively. The chain can most easily be described as five transitions; diagnosis, prescription treatment, dispensing, drug use and finally results and follow-up. READ MORE

  2. 2. Long-Term Experience Applications for Augmented Reality - In a Medication Adherence Scenario

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för datavetenskap

    Author : Martin Ingeson; [2018]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The aim of this research project was to explore how long-term experience applications (LTEAs) can be designed and implemented for augmented reality (AR)-headsets. Personalization, unintrusiveness, planning (short-term and long-term) and context-awareness were identified as particularly important areas when designing and implementing LTEAs for AR-headsets. READ MORE

  3. 3. Nurses' experiences of working with Prevention of Mother-to-Child transmission of HIV : A minor field study in the Rufiji district of Tanzania

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för vård, arbetsliv och välfärd; Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för vård, arbetsliv och välfärd

    Author : Kajsa Davidsson; Elisa Torstensson; [2018]
    Keywords : PMTCT; MTCT; prevention of HIV; nursing; counseling; qualitative content analysis; Tanzania; minor field study;

    Abstract : This study is a Minor Field Study and is funded by the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA). At the end of 2016 there were 1.4 million people living with HIV in Tanzania; That same year approximately 55.000 people were newly infected with the disease. READ MORE

  4. 4. Communicating with a Smart Pillbox via Near Field Communication (NFC) : A Mobile Application for Healthcare Professionals

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Ibrahim Al-qaysi; [2018]
    Keywords : Medication adherence; Healthcare; Mobile application; Android; Smart pillbox; Near Field Communication NFC .; Medicinering följsamhet; sjukvård; mobil applikation; Android; smart pillerdosa; Near Field Communication NFC .;

    Abstract : The lack of medication adherence leads to an incremental risk of diseases which can be a major burden on the individual, healthcare system, and society. Hence, healthcare professionals have a central role and should manage, guide, educate, and make their patient more involved in their treatment and thereby promoting a better medication adherence. READ MORE

  5. 5. Effekten av internetbaserade hjälpmedel vid bibehållande av viktnedgång - en systematisk litteraturöversikt

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för medicin

    Author : Aleksandra Oravsky Sandström; Mari Wollmar; [2016-08-16]
    Keywords : bibehållande; viktuppgång; självmonitorering; viktnedgång; internet; teknologi; weight maintenance; self weighing; self-monitoring; prevent regain; technology;

    Abstract : Title: The effect of web-based technology on weight loss maintenance - a systematic literaturereviewAuthor: Aleksandra Oravsky Sandström, Mari WollmarSupervisor: Mette AxelsenExaminer: Helene LindquistProgramme: Programme in Dietetics 180/240 ECTSType of paper: Bachelor’s Thesis in Clinical Nutrition, 15 ECTSDate: June 10, 2016Introduction: Achieving weight loss is possible, however, weight regain is the most commonlong-term outcome. Self-monitoring - behavioral awareness - is associated with successfulweight loss maintenance, as well as adherence. READ MORE