Essays about: "Medicine and Health Sciences"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 456 essays containing the words Medicine and Health Sciences.

  1. 1. " Optimization of Margins and Plan Robustness for Proton Therapy of Hodgkin’s Lymphoma"

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sjukhusfysikerutbildningen

    Author : Filip Hörberger; [2022]
    Keywords : Medicine and Health Sciences;

    Abstract : Purpose/Background: Utilizing proton therapy (PT) for treatment of Hodgkin’s lymphoma (HL) has demonstrated favorable features, particularly a reduced dose to organs at risk (OAR) in comparison with photon radiotherapy. However, there is a coherent complexity with PT including its uncertainties, such as range-uncertainties and set-up variations as protons are highly sensitive to tissue density variations within the beam-path. READ MORE

  2. 2. Preferred leg and strength asymmetries : A cross sectional study comparing perceived and measured laterality

    University essay from Gymnastik- och idrottshögskolan, GIH/Institutionen för rörelse, kultur och samhälle

    Author : Kung Anna Emelie Persson; [2022]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Aim: The aim of this study was to examine the relationship between the degree of self-perceived leg preference and the degree of strength asymmetries in well-trained adults. Method: All tests took place during two separate days at the Swedish School of Sport and Health Sciences. Preferred and non-preferred leg was examined via questionnaires. READ MORE

  3. 3. Evaluation of the treatment planning system decimal ElectronRT and custom-made bolus for FLASH-irradiation

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sjukhusfysikerutbildningen

    Author : Mizgin Coskun; [2022]
    Keywords : Medicine and Health Sciences;

    Abstract : Introduction: The novel external beam therapy technique using ultra-high dose rates known as FLASH has become known for its normal tissue sparing effect. Currently in Lund, veterinary clinical trials are carried out on canine patients using electrons with ultra- high dose rates. READ MORE

  4. 4. Feasibility of single time point dosimetry during 177Lu-PSMA-617 treatments of prostate cancer

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sjukhusfysikerutbildningen

    Author : Elias Nilsson; [2022]
    Keywords : Medicine and Health Sciences;

    Abstract : Introduction: Standard dosimetry methods for radionuclide therapies re- quire imaging at multiple time points post injection. An alternative method has been presented in the literature that uses previously acquired pharma- cokinetic data to create so-called dose factors. READ MORE

  5. 5. Rehabiliteringsmetoder för hundar efter operation av osteokondros i bogleden : en enkätstudie riktad till djurhälsopersonal och icke-djurhälsopersonal i Sverige

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Clinical Sciences

    Author : Anna Färnström; Emelie Larsson; [2022]
    Keywords : artroskopi; djurhälsopersonal; fysioterapi; OCD; osteokondros dissecans; rehabilitering;

    Abstract : Osteokondros (OC) och osteokondros dissecans (OCD) i bogleden är vanliga tillväxtrubbningar och utvecklingssjukdomar hos unga hundar av medel- till stora raser. Dessa sjukdomar behandlas ofta kirurgiskt och den vanligaste metoden för både diagnostik och åtgärd är artroskopi. READ MORE