Essays about: "Preventive care."

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  1. 1. The Role of Coping in Preventing Atherosclerosis

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för psykologi; Umeå universitet/Institutionen för psykologi

    Author : Judit Kristensen; Kakeeto Amanda; [2019]
    Keywords : atherosclerosis; coping; engagement coping; disengagement coping; VIPVIZA; cardiovascular diseases; stress; ateroskleros; coping; problemhantering; engagement coping; disengagement coping; VIPVIZA; stress; hjärt-och kärlsjukdomar;

    Abstract : Atherosclerosis is one of the most recognized risk factors for cardiovascular diseases (CVD). It is therefore important for preventive work against CVD to target factors with impact on atherosclerosis. READ MORE

  2. 2. Maternal Filicide - Patterns Motive and Diagnosis

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Hälsa och samhälle

    Author : Kristina Börtz; [2019]
    Keywords : Filicide; infanticide; child homicide; child victim; forensic psychology;

    Abstract : When a child is murdered, the most frequent perpetrator is the child’s parent and if the age of the victim is below 12 months the offender is more likely to be the child’s mother. The overall purpose and aim for the current study is to, in terms of motive and mental illness, describe the occurrence of different kind of psychiatric and/or personality disorders, to map and identify the offender profile of women who are prosecuted for committing fatal violence against their children. READ MORE

  3. 3. Registered nurses’ experiences of preventing pressure ulcers at a person receiving care at a hospital in Peru : a qualitative study

    University essay from Sophiahemmet Högskola; Sophiahemmet Högskola

    Author : Ellinor Karpegård; Jennifer Svalstedt; [2019]
    Keywords : Nurse’s experience; Person-centred care; Peru; Pressure ulcer; Responsibility;

    Abstract : Background Globally pressures ulcers are commonly seen as hospital acquired injuries with negative consequences for the persons such as pain, suffering and also incurring high costs for society. Preventing the occurrence of pressure ulcers is an important part of nursing care and a professional responsibility for registered nurses. READ MORE

  4. 4. Investigation on Time Spent on Caries Prevention in Västerbotten Public Dental Service Clinics : A secondary analysis of data from a longitudinal caries study

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Internationell mödra- och barnhälsovård (IMCH)

    Author : Carolina Garcia Sanchez; [2019]
    Keywords : dental caries; prevention; dentistry; oral health;

    Abstract : Introduction: Despite being preventable, dental caries is the most widespread noncommunicable disease (NCD) globally. Being de most prevalent condition, and the attempts of dentists and dental auxiliaries to give oral health the right attention, transparent, reliable, and up-to-date data about the type and level of oral health care costs are of significant societal relevance to present feedback about health system–level efficiency. READ MORE

  5. 5. Nursing needs for patients with diabetes disease at orthopedic wards - a cross-sectional study

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Hälsa och samhälle

    Author : Tiliander; [2019]
    Keywords : diabetes mellitus; orthopedic nursing; perioperative nursing; pain; urinary catheterization; constipation; pressure ulcers; glycated hemoglobin A;

    Abstract : Aims and objectives: The purpose of the study was to identify which nursing needs patients with diabetes diagnose have at an orthopedic care ward. Background: Patients with diabetes diagnose have in previous studies shown to have an increased fracture risk compared to the general population and therefore have been a common patient group at orthopedic wards. READ MORE