Essays about: "blindness"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 56 essays containing the word blindness.

  1. 1. Veganism through an intersectional lens:A study on racial perspectives in the Swedish vegan community

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Rosita Lindgren; [2020-07-07]
    Keywords : veganism; the vegan community; whiteness; privilege; vegans of color; intersectionality; postcolonial feminism; representation; Sweden;

    Abstract : During the past decade, veganism has increased in the global North. In current debates in theU.S., the vegan community has been accused of being a white, privileged lifestyle movementthat reinforces neoliberal attitudes and colonial influences of universalism, color blindness,and capitalist consumption. READ MORE

  2. 2. Deep Learning Approach for Diabetic Retinopathy Grading with Transfer Learning

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS); KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Linda Andersen; Philip Andersson; [2020]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Diabetic retinopathy (DR) is a complication of diabetes and is a disease that affects the eyes. It is one of the leading causes of blindness in the Western world. As the number of people with diabetes grows globally, so does the number of people affected by diabetic retinopathy. READ MORE

  3. 3. Atropins farmakologi, tarmens respons och kolik hos häst plasmakoncentrationen : Plasmakoncentrationen atropin och biomarkörer för tarmmotilitet

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Biomedical Sciences and Veterinary Public Health

    Author : Anna Sundell; [2020]
    Keywords : Atropin; PK PD-modell; ; uveit; EIG; Kklik;

    Abstract : Inflammation i ögats uvea, så kallad uveit, är en smärtsam och vanlig komplikation till olika sjukdomstillstånd i hästars ögon. Vid uveit uppstår en spasm i pupillen och i ciliarkroppen vilket är smärtsamt och komplikationer i form av sammanväxningar (så kallade synechier) mellan lins och iris kan leda till kvarstående synnedsättning eller blindhet. READ MORE

  4. 4. The phenomenon of advertising blindness : A qualitative case study of how a Swedish interior design company tailor their e-commerce marketing strategies to cope with the phenomenon of advertising blindness

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF)

    Author : Linn Andersson; Cassandra Thomas; [2020]
    Keywords : Advertising blindness; Interior design; Online marketing strategies; Retail; Visual attention;

    Abstract : This bachelor thesis researches the question of “How do Swedish interior design companies tailor their e-commerce marketing strategies to cope with the phenomenon of advertising blindness?” through a qualitative case study. In order to conduct this research, relevant aspects of the phenomenon have been analysed in relation to actual marketing strategies. READ MORE

  5. 5. Optimization of a Multiplex PCR-RFLP Method Used for Detection of Three Primary Mutations in Leber’s Hereditary Optic Neuropathy Patients

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för kvinnors och barns hälsa

    Author : Emilia Nord; [2020]
    Keywords : LHON; Restriction enzyme; Multiplex PCR; Mutation detection; Mitochondrial mutation;

    Abstract : Leber’s hereditary optic neuropathy (LHON) is the most commonly inherited disease that causes blindness in one or both eyes, with a minimum prevalence of 1 in 31 000 in the northeast of England. What causes LHON is not fully known but three mitochondrial mutations, G3460A, G11778A, and T14484C, have been identified in over 95 % of all LHON patients. READ MORE