Essays about: "Medicine and Health Sciences"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 362 essays containing the words Medicine and Health Sciences.

  1. 1. Optimization of Acquisition Time for 177- Lu SPECT with Two Energy Windows

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sjukhusfysikerutbildningen

    Author : Fanny Mörnsjö Centofanti; [2019]
    Keywords : Medicine and Health Sciences;

    Abstract : Background & Aim: The imaging process following the treatment of 177Lu-DOTATATE is in some medical clinics demanding on both patients and the clinic. Usually a number of images are acquired, with different time intervals to the time of injection. READ MORE

  2. 2. Automation of robust Pareto front-based radiotherapy treatment planning for prostate cancer patients

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sjukhusfysikerutbildningen

    Author : Niklas Eliasson; [2019]
    Keywords : Medicine and Health Sciences;

    Abstract : Purpose/objective The main objective was to create a software that automates the process of creating treatment plans used for Pareto front-based dose planning for prostate cancer patients. A second objective/purpose was to add a robustness test to this program to evaluate the effect of prostate movements on the treatment plans. READ MORE

  3. 3. Real-time imaging of cerebrospinal fluid flow physiology at 7T

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sjukhusfysikerutbildningen

    Author : Olle Haglund; [2019]
    Keywords : Medicine and Health Sciences;

    Abstract : Background The cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) is involved in several diseases and patho- physiological states, such as Alzheimer’s disease and hydrocephalus. Previous studies CSF dynamics in the brain show that the flow of the CSF depends on cardiac pulsation, time of day and respiration. READ MORE

  4. 4. APGAR score as a method for prediction of survival prognosis in newborn puppies and kittens

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Clinical Sciences

    Author : Rebecca Axelsson; [2019]
    Keywords : APGAR; neonatal mortality; birth weight; neonatal viability; canine; feline;

    Abstract : Neonatal mortality is a widespread problem in small animal medicine, of both economical and emotional concern. In human medicine, the APGAR scoring scale is used frequently worldwide since the 1950’s as an evaluation tool of viability in newborn infants. READ MORE

  5. 5. Maternal satisfaction and recommendation of perinatal health facility : A cross sectional study measuring perceptions of mothers experiences of maternity care at tertiary care hospitals in Nepal

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Internationell mödra- och barnhälsovård (IMCH)

    Author : Akila Asif; [2019]
    Keywords : Maternal satisfaction; quality of care; Nepal; maternity health services;

    Abstract : Background: To achieve better health outcomes it is important to identify those aspects of health care delivery system that determines patient satisfaction. The health care planners must therefore be cognizant of the opinions and expectations of those who utilize health care facilities to achieve better health outcomes. READ MORE