Essays about: "UMAS"

Found 5 essays containing the word UMAS.

  1. 1. ROUTINES AND SOCIAL PRACTICE: A qualitative thesis about the relationship between societal actors and Unaccompanied Minor Asylum Seekers in Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Fanny Lundgren; [2018-03-14]
    Keywords : UMAS; Unaccompanied minors; Convention of the Rights of the Child; Mental Health; Critical Discourse; Analysis; Fairclough s three-dimensional model; Social Services; Migration Office; Police; Human Rights;

    Abstract : The purpose of the thesis was to: (1) Investigate if Sweden fails to fulfil the obligations as stated in article 3, 6, 22, 33 – 37 of the CRC (1989) concerning their treatment of UMAS in Sweden; (2) Investigate the perspective on UMAS as presented in the routines of relevant actors; (3) Investigate if there is an underlying discourse which affects the relevant actors; (4) Investigate how Maslows hierarchy of needs can explain that deviations and poor mental health in UMAS is a consequence of flaws within the system.Fairclough’s three-dimensional model was used to investigate if there was any underlying discourse which affected the societal actors and what perspective the relevant societal actors regarding UMAS. READ MORE

  2. 2. Investigation of IT-system for Point of Care Testing

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Högskoleingenjörsutbildning i datateknik

    Author : Mats Risberg; [2010]
    Keywords : self-testing; medical instruments; user interaction; serial communication; c#; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : This report is the result of a project performed at the Department of Clinical Chemistry at UMAS in Malmö. To reduce the load at the surgery, the possibilities to let patients treated with anticoagulant drugs test themselves using self-service terminals will be investigated. The testing of these patients is currently performed by the personnel. READ MORE

  3. 3. Economic Consequences of Firewood Machinery Accidents – A Cost of Illness Study in the Southern Health Care Region of Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Martin Eriksson; Johan Karlsson; [2008]
    Keywords : hand injury; cost of illness; firewood; log splitter; circular saw; Economics; econometrics; economic theory; economic systems; economic policy; Nationalekonomi; ekonometri; ekonomisk teori; ekonomiska system; ekonomisk politik; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to estimate the costs associated with hand injuries inflicted by log splitters and circular saws, and by doing this also estimate a value of prevention. This is carried out in the form of a cost of illness study with an incidence approach. READ MORE

  4. 4. Estimation of neutron dose contributions to personnel working around high-energy medical linear accelerators for radiation therapy

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sjukhusfysikerutbildningen

    Author : Drita Muca; [2006]
    Keywords : Strålterapi; Medicine and Health Sciences;

    Abstract : Purpose: Medical linear accelerators that operate above 10 MeV produce neutrons by photonuclear reactions which present a potential radiation hazard to the personnel. The purpose of this study was to estimate neutron dose contributions to the personnel working with external radiotherapy at Malmö University Hospital (UMAS), compare different kind of neutron detectors/dosimeters, and evaluate how to translate the results of the measurements to an effective dose. READ MORE

  5. 5. Digital Tomosynthesis Fundamental principles and comparison to conventional X-ray imaging

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sjukhusfysikerutbildningen

    Author : Christian Bernhardsson; [2006]
    Keywords : Röntgen; Medicine and Health Sciences;

    Abstract : During the last century several attempts have been made to overcome the fundamental problem of X-ray imaging, i.e. that anatomical information existing in 3-dimensions has to be represented on a 2-dimensional radiograph. In this thesis, digital tomosynthesis, a rened version of conventional tomography, has been investigated. READ MORE