Essays about: "Rehabilitation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 361 essays containing the word Rehabilitation.

  1. 1. A Justified Infringement on Privacy? - A Qualitative Study on the Private Labour Market Actors’ Perceptions of Workplace Drug Testing

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Anna Asp; [2021-08-25]
    Keywords : Workplace drug test; Privacy; Prevention; Rehabilitation; Stigmatization;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study was to get an understanding of the perceptions and experiencesof drug tests as a measure to prevent substance use at workplaces. The focus was toexplore the perceptions of different actors within the private labour market concerningthe integrity-sensitive aspects that are connected to drug test at work places and tounderstand perceptions on drug prevention, positive test results and drug rehabilitation inrelation to drug tests. READ MORE

  2. 2. The inclusion of girls depends on women : A study of the inclusion of girls associated with armed forces and armed groups in DDR programs by women mediators in Colombia, the DRC and Somalia

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Mikaela Ottosson; [2021]
    Keywords : Child soldiers; Women mediators; GAAFAG; CAAFAG; DDR; Peacebuilding.;

    Abstract : This thesis analyzes the relation between women mediators in peace negotiations and the inclusion of female child soldiers in disarm, demobilize and reintegrate (DDR) processes. Research shows that despite the adoption of UNSCR 1325 and the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women, there is low participation of women in peace processes. READ MORE

  3. 3. Exploration of smell rehabilitation video games

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för konst, kultur och kommunikation (K3)

    Author : Martin Wibom; [2021]
    Keywords : Olfactory; Computer games; Mini games; Smell; Physical therapy; HCI; interaction design; Rehabilitation; design; Smell training; Olfactory rehabilitation; Covid-19; Smell loss;

    Abstract : This project explores opportunities in designing hybrid digital/physical smell rehabilitation video games using no unique game peripherals. During a 13-week process, three major iterations were created and externally tested on a small user group. READ MORE

  4. 4. Description of Orthotists Level of Involvement in Early Post Stroke Management in Denmark: A Cross-Sectional Survey

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    Author : Mille Bjerregaard Jørgensen; Laura Ane Jakobsen; [2021]
    Keywords : orthotist; perception; involvement; early gait rehabilitation; post stroke; bandagist; mening; involvering; tidlig gangrehabilitering; apopleksi;

    Abstract : Background: Following a stroke the ability to walk is often impaired due to compromised motor-control, muscle weakness and spasticity, resulting in deviations during gait. Ankle-foot orthoses (AFO) can be used for people with hemiparesis to improve stability during stance phase and clearance during swing phase. READ MORE

  5. 5. Analysis of the User Requirements and Product Specifications for Home-Use of the ABLE Exoskeleton

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för kemi, bioteknologi och hälsa (CBH)

    Author : Katlin Kreamer-Tonin; [2021]
    Keywords : Exoskeleton; Lower-limb exoskeleton; Spinal cord injury; Home community; Assistive technology; Exoskelett; nedre extremitet; ryggmärgsskada; hem och samhälle; hjälpmedel;

    Abstract : Lower-limb exoskeletons are an emerging technology to provide walking assistance to people who have a spinal cord injury (SCI). Until now, exoskeletons have primarily been used in a clinical setting for a range of applications in rehabilitation, and there is potential for exoskeletons to be used by people with SCI at home. READ MORE