Essays about: "Medicine and Health Sciences"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 387 essays containing the words Medicine and Health Sciences.

  1. 1. Occurrence of antibiotic resistant Staphylococcus aureus in pigs in smallholder farms in Lira, Uganda

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Clinical Sciences

    Author : Lisa Dahlin; [2020]
    Keywords : antibiotic resistance; Uganda; Staphylococcus aureus; MRSA; pigs; swine;

    Abstract : According to the United Nations (World Health Organization in particular) and the European Union, antibiotic resistance has become an enormous public health issue. Both veterinary and human medicine, and thus animal and human welfare, are at stake. Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) is a well-known variant of the common bacterium S. READ MORE

  2. 2. Bedömning och behandling av smärta på kanin vid svenska veterinärkliniker : en enkätstudie

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Clinical Sciences

    Author : Amanda Trolin; [2020]
    Keywords : kanin; smärta; smärtlindring; opioid; NSAID; lokalanestetikum;

    Abstract : Kaninen (Oryctolagus cuniculus) används i biomedicinsk forskning och sedan flera år tillbaka har dess popularitet ökat som sällskapsdjur, något som ställer högre krav på veterinärvård av dessa djur. Smärta kan bedömas med objektiva och subjektiva metoder, som t.ex. bedömning av fysiologiska parametrar och beteenden. READ MORE

  3. 3. Geographical inequalities in burden of disease at local authority level in Scotland: A subnational analysis for the Scottish Burden of Disease Study 2016

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Socialmedicin och global hälsa

    Author : Georgia Dyer; [2020]
    Keywords : Burden of disease; disability-adjusted life years; years of life lost; years lived with a disability; Scottish Index of Multiple Deprivation; local authorities; Scotland; Medicine and Health Sciences;

    Abstract : Background: Scotland possesses the worst mortality outcomes and slowest improvement in life expectancy of Western Europe. Within Scotland, stark inequalities exist in both morbidity and mortality. There remains paucity in assessment of subnational variation in disease burden. READ MORE

  4. 4. Impact of Digi-physical Healthcare

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Innovationsteknik

    Author : Erik Wästfelt; Ellen Peber; [2020]
    Keywords : Digi-physical healthcare; Swedish primary care; Digital healthcare platform; Performance evaluation; Medicine and Health Sciences; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : In the early days of digitalisation of Swedish healthcare, eDoctors, such as Kry, operated in parallel with traditional primary care. With the rising popularity and benefits of digital services, traditional healthcare is looking into digitalisation options. READ MORE

  5. 5. Water Insoluble Fraction of Nopal (Opuntia ficus) Cladodes Beneficially Affects Postprandial Appetite-related Variables, while the Soluble Fraction Has No Effect: A Randomized Crossover Study in Healthy Volunteers

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Livsmedelsteknik och nutrition (master)

    Author : Phuong Dung Kieu; [2020]
    Keywords : Nopal cladodes; appetite variables; dietary fiber; hydrolysis index; obesity; applied nutrition; food chemistry; industriell näringslära; livsmedelskemi; Medicine and Health Sciences;

    Abstract : Introduction: The world has witnessed a global trend of increasing obesity, which is directly linked to non-communicable diseases, such as type 2 diabetes (T2D). The epidemic of obesity is largely associated with consumption of high calorie diets and low physical activity. READ MORE