Essays about: "body"

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  1. 1. Younger patient´s experience of living with mechanical circulatory support. A phenomenological-hermeneutic study

    University essay from

    Author : Maria Lachonius; Karl Hederstedt; [2019-01-29]
    Keywords : heart failure; mechanical circulatory support; patient’s experience; phenomenological-hermeneutical; self-efficacy; the lived body;

    Abstract : Aims and objectives: To describe younger patients’ experiences of living with a mechanicalcirculatory support with focus on self-efficacy.Background: Heart failure is increasing even among younger patients. Life-threatening heart failurecan occur and the patient will need heart transplantation. READ MORE

  2. 2. The role of Authenticity in Anxiety, Depression and Quality of Life: An exploratory Cross-sectional study.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för psykologi

    Author : Loke Blomgren; Johan Strååht; [2019]
    Keywords : Authenticity; depression; anxiety; health-related quality of life; life satisfaction; adult romantic attachment; reflective functioning; mentalisation; insight.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The aim of this study was to examine the relationship between authenticity and symptoms of anxiety and depression as well as health-related quality of life (HR-QoL) and life satisfaction in the context of the theoretically related constructs of adult romantic attachment, reflective functioning and insight in a convenience sample of Swedish adults. One hundred and ninety-one participants were recruited from various sources through a convenience sampling method. READ MORE

  3. 3. Storing digital certificates using blockchain

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Innovationsteknik

    Author : Fredrik Wegelid; [2019]
    Keywords : Blockchain; Digital certificates; Hyperledger Sawtooth; Certification; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to investigate what the blockchain technology is and how it can be used to store digital certificates. Blockchain has gotten lots of attention since it was presented in 2008 for the digital currency Bitcoin. Certificates are present in many different industries. The work done in this thesis has an exploratory approach. READ MORE

  4. 4. Effekten av koffein på sömnen och energiförbrukningen : en praktisk studie utförd på kvinnor i 20–30 års åldern

    University essay from SLU/Department of Molecular Sciences

    Author : Armina Beslaga; [2019]
    Keywords : koffein; kroppspletysmografi; bioimpedans; nutritionsstatus; sjukdomar;

    Abstract : Kaffe är en av de dryckerna som konsumeras mest av människor dagligen. Kaffe innehåller koffein som ursprungligen kommer från löv, frön och olika frukter. Den här studien har utgått från olika metoder för att se hur koffein påverkar kroppen. READ MORE

  5. 5. Talking through the body. Creating of common world and changing the community through a theatrical performance, a case study.

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för kulturantropologi och etnologi

    Author : Vanina Rossetti; [2019]
    Keywords : art; communication; community; disability; sexuality; theatre performance; ritual; liminality; embodied knowledge; dissensus; dialogical aesthetic; relational aesthetic; disability arts; disability aesthetic;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to present a practical example of how art can become an instrument capable of investigating, showing and facing a social problem. For doing so, art can overcome communication issues; secondly, it can create a “common world” of shared values that leads to changes in society. READ MORE