Essays about: "Medicine and Health Sciences"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 421 essays containing the words Medicine and Health Sciences.

  1. 1. Perceived risk of cannabis use and cannabis use among Swedish youth : A quantitative study from a public health perspective

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Hälsa och välfärd

    Author : Kaltum Ali Mohamed; [2021]
    Keywords : Cannabis use; Flash Eurobarometer 330 - Youth Attitudes on Drugs; perceived risk of cannabis use; public health sciences; Swedish youth; quantitative study.;

    Abstract : Background: Risk perception has been studied concerning the use of marijuana and it impacts the intention to use that specific substance. Aim: The aim was to study the association between the perceived risk of cannabis use and cannabis use among Swedish youth after controlling for gender, age, and education. READ MORE

  2. 2. Factors Affecting Covid-19 Vaccine Hesitancy in Sweden (2021)

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Tatev Nazaryan; Nella Karapetyan; [2021]
    Keywords : Vaccine Hesitancy; Covid-19 Pandemic; Vaccination; Vaccine refusers; Vaccine deniers; Immunization; Social Marketing; Medicine and Health Sciences; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Authors: Tatev Nazaryan, Nella Karapetyan Supervisor: Fleura Bardhi Date: May 31st, 2021 Course: BUS39 Degree Project in Global Marketing Keywords: Vaccine Hesitancy, Covid-19 Pandemic, Vaccination, Vaccine refusers, Vaccine deniers, Immunization, Social Marketing Thesis Purpose: The aim of this qualitative study is to understand the factors affecting the Covid-19 vaccine hesitancy phenomenon in Sweden. Theoretical Perspective: Our study adopts the Socio-Ecological Model in order to understand what factors affect hesitancy towards the Covid-19 vaccines. READ MORE

  3. 3. Material decomposition using a photon counting X-ray detector in low energy range

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sjukhusfysikerutbildningen

    Author : Rasmus Solem; [2021]
    Keywords : Medicine and Health Sciences;

    Abstract : Material decomposition in X-ray imaging is used to separate different materials or elements in an image and to quantify their respective concentration. The material decomposition and quantification are made possible by the dependency of attenuation on the attenuating material and photon energy. READ MORE

  4. 4. Smärtlindring och beteendeeffekter vid oralt administrerad cannabidiol till häst : en pilotstudie

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Biomedical Sciences and Veterinary Public Health

    Author : Anna Malmgren; [2021]
    Keywords : cannabis; cannabidiol; CBD; analgesi; kronisk smärta; biverkningar; häst;

    Abstract : Hästar med kronisk ortopedisk smärta behandlas vanligtvis systemiskt med icke-steroida antiinflammatoriska läkemedel (NSAID). Medicinering med NSAID kan leda till allvarliga biverkningar i form av gastrointestinala störningar som magsår och kolit. READ MORE

  5. 5. Feasibility of Dynamic SPECT-Renography with Automated Evaluation Using a Deep Neural Network

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sjukhusfysikerutbildningen

    Author : Viktor Rogowski; [2021]
    Keywords : Medicine and Health Sciences;

    Abstract : Introduction: Renography is a standard diagnostic examination that evaluates renal function, renal pelvic dilatation and urinary obstruction. Renography is performed by injecting a radiopharmaceutical (predominately 99mTc-MAG3) and using gamma camera to image the biodistribution in a dynamic sequence. READ MORE