Essays about: "Pregnancy"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 233 essays containing the word Pregnancy.

  1. 1. FETAL DOSE ESTIMATION IN ABDOMINAL AND PELVIC CT EXAMINATIONS

    University essay from

    Author : Olivia Carlstein; [2021-05-10]
    Keywords : Medical physics; Fetal dose; abdominal CT examination; pelvic CT examination; phantom measurement;

    Abstract : Purpose: The purpose of this is study was to compare different methods for estimating the fetal dose, how much the different methods differ from each other and on which dose levels the fetal doses are estimated to. Theory: A radiological procedure should always be justified and in the case of a pregnant patient the justification should include both the mother and the fetus. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Experiences of Filipino Immigrant Women - Adjusting to Life in Sweden

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Melanie Hietala Sadian; [2021]
    Keywords : Female immigrants; Acculturation; Intersectionality; Sweden; Philippines; Discrimination; Integration;

    Abstract : Female immigration is getting more and more common because of globalization and the rising demand for female workers. Women's experiences of integration often have its foundations in officials', authorities', and society's perspective, which is why it is vital to get a deeper understanding of the women's personal experiences. READ MORE

  3. 3. Risk Perception and Protective Behaviours Regarding COVID-19 Among Pregnant People in Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Riskhantering och Samhällssäkerhet

    Author : Emelie Gummesson; Ellen Sällman; [2021]
    Keywords : Risk perception; protective behaviour; Theory of Planned Behaviour; Covid-19; pregnancy; Sweden; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Few have been left unaffected by the outbreak and consequent impact of the Covid-19 pandemic. One group of people, namely those pregnant during the pandemic, faced a unique set of circumstances that this research has aimed to understand. READ MORE

  4. 4. The influence of antimicrobial agents on the development of antibiotic resistance in the vaginal bacterial flora of artificially inseminated mares : a study on mares in a stud environment

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Clinical Sciences

    Author : Elin Wilén; [2021]
    Keywords : antibiotics; antimicrobial resistance; bacteriology; breeding; equine reproduction; reproductive techniques; semen extender; stud farm;

    Abstract : In Sweden and in many other countries, artificial insemination (AI) is frequently used in horse breeding. The technology makes it possible to use genetic material from horses in different geographical locations in an effective way, minimizing the risk of infection or even injury to both horses and stud personnel. READ MORE

  5. 5. Quantification of Fetal Volume in Magnetic Resonance Images Using Deep Learning

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Matematik LTH

    Author : Amanda Nilsson; [2021]
    Keywords : MRI; Deep Learning; U-Net; Semantic segmentation; Fetal body volume; fetal MRI; Segmentation; Magnetic Resonance Imaging; Mathematics and Statistics;

    Abstract : Background: Fetal Magnetic Resonance Imaging is an imaging technique that visualizes the fetus during pregnancy. It is used for assessing and diagnosing disease, for monitoring high risk pregnancies, and for conducting research. READ MORE