Essays about: "Meningitis"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 22 essays containing the word Meningitis.

  1. 1. Nurses´ experiences when caring for patients infected with malaria in Tanzania : A qualitative interview study

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/HHJ, Avd. för omvårdnad; Högskolan i Jönköping/HHJ, Avd. för omvårdnad

    Author : Evelina Persson; Emmie Lindgren; [2020]
    Keywords : Person-centered care; Medical treatment; Differential diagnosis; Education; Prevention.;

    Abstract : Background: Malaria is one of the mosquito-transmitted diseases that is killing millions of people every year, with the highest prevalence in Africa. In Tanzania, more than 90 percent of the inhabitants are at risk of being infected with malaria. READ MORE

  2. 2. Anti-neutrofila cytoplasmatiska antikroppar (ANCA) hos hund : en ny diagnostisk markör för sjukdomar som förlöper med vaskulit?

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Clinical Sciences

    Author : Josefin Damm; [2020]
    Keywords : Anti-neutrofila cytoplasmatiska antikroppar; ANCA; C-ANCA; P-ANCA; hund; nova scotia duck tolling retriever; tollarsjuka; Steroid-responsiv meningit-arterit; SRMA; immune-mediated rheumatic disease; IMRD; MPO; PR3;

    Abstract : Anti-neutrofila cytoplasmatiska antikroppar (ANCA) är en specifik typ av autoantikroppar som riktar sig mot innehållet i cytoplasmatiska granula hos neutrofila granulocyter. På humansidan är de i hög grad associerade med sjukdomar som förlöper med vaskulit. Få studier har dock gjorts om dess relevans inom veterinärmedicin. READ MORE

  3. 3. Analysis of spatial-temporal pattern of Land Surface Temperature (LST) due to NDVI and elevation in Ilorin, Nigeria

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Elijah A Njoku; [2019]
    Keywords : GIS; LST; Vegetation cover; Ilorin; Elevation; Urban Heat Island; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : The rate of global urbanization in the 21st century has been unprecedented especially in the African and the Asian continents. Urbanization typically causes a removal of natural vegetation and replacement of same with impervious and non-evaporative urban materials with high heat capacity and low solar reflectivity. READ MORE

  4. 4. Clinical Presentation of Invasive Meningococcal Disease caused by Serogroup W and Y- a Systematic Review

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för medicinska vetenskaper

    Author : Luwam Haylom Berhane; [2018]
    Keywords : Neisseria meningitidis; invasive meningococcal disease IMD ; meningitis; pneumonia; meningococcemia; septicaemia; bacteraemia; serogroup W; serogroup Y.;

    Abstract : Background: Neisseria meningitidis is a gram-negative bacterium with the potential to cause invasive disease. Invasive meningococcal disease (IMD) can be fatal if delay to antibiotic therapy. There are six serogroups, which are capable of causing invasive disease in humans; A, B, C, W, X and Y. READ MORE

  5. 5. Use of notifiable infectious disease surveillance data for benefit/risk monitoring of vaccines in the EU within the context of the IMI ADVANCE project : Estimating the annual burden of invasive meningococcal disease in the EU/EEA, 2011-2015

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för medicinsk biokemi och mikrobiologi

    Author : Viktoria Hennings; [2018]
    Keywords : IMI ADVANCE; vaccine benefit risk monitoring; burden of disease; disability-adjusted life years; infectious disease epidemiology; infectious disease surveillance data;

    Abstract : The Innovative Medicines Initiative Accelerated Development of VAccine beNefit-risk Collaboration in Europe (IMI ADVANCE) project aims to develop a framework for best practice methods on integrated rapid benefit/risk monitoring of vaccines in the European Union (EU). Burden of disease is one of the measures considered when estimating vaccine benefits. READ MORE