Essays about: "cardiovascular diseases"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 86 essays containing the words cardiovascular diseases.

  1. 1. Synthesis and Characterization of some Photo-CORM and Photosensitizers

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Kemiska institutionen

    Author : Joachim Björklund; [2019]
    Keywords : Inorganic Chemistry; Bioinorganic Chemistry; CORM; Photo-CORM; Photosensitizers; Synthesis; Characterization; Oorganisk kemi; Chemistry;

    Abstract : It is well known that Carbon monoxide is a toxic and hazardous gas, but during recent years it has been proven that using a controlled concentration, carbon monoxide can in fact be used as a therapeutic agent, and can contribute to decrease malaria, treat cardiovascular and lung diseases and potentially even treat cancer, among other things. The main problem in using carbon monoxide directly is the fact that it is not trivial to control the volume of gas inhaled, compromising its use as a therapeutic agent. READ MORE

  2. 2. 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

  3. 3. Implementation of an automated,personalized model of the cardiovascularsystem using 4D Flow MRI

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Avdelningen för kardiovaskulär medicin

    Author : Camilla Almquist; [2019]
    Keywords : 4D Flow MRI; Master thesis; Image processing; Heart; Blood flow;

    Abstract : A personalized cardiovascular lumped parameter model of the left-sided heart and thesystemic circulation has been developed by the cardiovascular medicine research groupat Linköping University. It provides information about hemodynamics, some of whichcould otherwise only have been retrieved by invasive measurements. READ MORE

  4. 4. Improving Image Quality in Cardiac Computed Tomography using Deep Learning

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Avdelningen för kardiovaskulär medicin

    Author : David Wajngot; [2019]
    Keywords : deep learning; neural network; GAN; cycleGAN; CT; heart; imaging; medical imaging;

    Abstract : Cardiovascular diseases are the largest mortality factor globally, and early diagnosis is essential for a proper medical response. Cardiac computed tomography can be used to acquire images for their diagnosis, but without radiation dose reduction the radiation emitted to the patient becomes a significant risk factor. READ MORE

  5. 5. Metabola förändringar vid ökad fettvävnad och framgångsrik viktnedgång hos hund

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Clinical Sciences

    Author : Hanna-Cajsa Forsberg; Frida Olsson; [2019]
    Keywords : metabolism; fettvävnad; insulinresistens; cancer; inflammation; högt blodtryck; övervikt; hund; viktmottagning; viktnedgång;

    Abstract : Övervikt är ett växande problem hos våra sällskapshundar. Det finns flera möjliga konsekvenser av en ökad kroppsvikt, exempelvis ortopediska, respiratoriska och kardiovaskulära sjukdomar. READ MORE