Essays about: "Prevention"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 764 essays containing the word Prevention.

  1. 1. Masculinity and HIV The impact of men’s masculinities on risky behaviour in Umgungundlovu district, Kwazulu-Natal, South Africa

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Ronald Byaruhanga; [2020-01-31]
    Keywords : HIV and AIDS; Masculinity; Risky behaviour.;

    Abstract : This study aimed at exploring the relationship between masculinities and HIV and AIDS. In so doing, the study sought to provide a thorough understanding of whether specific masculine identities influence men to indulge in unsafe sexual practices in uMgungundlovu District, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. READ MORE

  2. 2. Preventive adaptation strategies within disaster management – how humanitarian actors address climate-related challenges

    University essay from Jönköping University/IHH, Centre of Logistics and Supply Chain Management (CeLS); Jönköping University/IHH, Centre of Logistics and Supply Chain Management (CeLS)

    Author : Angela Antoni; Kerstin Niggl; [2020]
    Keywords : humanitarian; disaster management; climate change; challenges; adaptation;

    Abstract : Background: Climate change is a significant factor shaping the planet and changing the pattern of disasters which leads to direct and indirect consequences. The result is a huge amount of affected people who rely on humanitarian aid. The satisfaction of this need is the responsibility of disaster management. READ MORE

  3. 3. Injury prevention in vehicle side collisions

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för teknikvetenskap (SCI)

    Author : Olof Lidström; Oscar Edling; [2020]
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    Abstract : In America around 30% of all fatal car collisions are a result of side collisions. Furthermore, in Europe between 28% to 38% of all side collisions results in serious injury or death. There are existing protection systems to minimize the risk of injury. READ MORE

  4. 4. Development and Implementation of Drive Away Release Function for a Vehicle

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Fordonssystem; Linköpings universitet/Fordonssystem

    Author : Gustav Astré; Joakim Edman; [2020]
    Keywords : Vehicle Drive-off; Drive Away Release; Hill Start Assist;

    Abstract : As autonomy increases in today’s vehicles, the demands increase on both safety and comfort functions. Vehicle Hold, which holds the vehicle stationary without requiring the driver to press the brake pedal, is an example of such as function. READ MORE

  5. 5. Livsmedelsförgiftningar hos hund i hemmiljö

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Clinical Sciences

    Author : Anna Danckwardt-Lillieström; [2020]
    Keywords : hund; hundägare; förgiftning; livsmedel; choklad; xylitol; lök; symptom; behandling; djuromvårdnad;

    Abstract : Det finns många ämnen i våra hushåll som är potentiellt giftiga för hundar. Det vanligaste sättet som hundar blir förgiftade på är genom förtäring, ofta på grund av en olyckshändelse där hunden av misstag fått i sig något giftigt, eller genom att en ovetande djurägare matat hunden med ett giftigt livsmedel. READ MORE