Essays about: "cardiovascular"

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  1. 1. Nanoscale detection of insulin granule sub-structures using dSTORM imaging

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Atomfysik; Lunds universitet/Fysiska institutionen

    Author : Yu Hong; [2020]
    Keywords : islet β-cells; dSTORM imaging; Alexa Fluor 647; Physics and Astronomy;

    Abstract : Diabetes mellitus is a global disease, mainly caused by insufficient insulin secre- tion from pancreatic islet β-cells. Insulin is stored in the granules of islet β-cells and released in response to extracellular stimuli e.g. glucose. READ MORE

  2. 2. Lung Deposition of Airborne Particles - Resolved in a Single Breath

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ergonomi och aerosolteknologi

    Author : Amalia Larsson Hurtig; [2020]
    Keywords : Aerosols; Airborne particles; Inhalation; Lung deposition; Respiratory tract deposition; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Exposure to airborne particulate matter has been declared to cause cardiovascular and respiratory disease as well as cancer. By understanding how the aerosol particles deposit in our respiratory tract, we can understand how the exposure to airborne particles affect our health. READ MORE

  3. 3. A Comparison of Different Machine Learning Models for Cardiovascular Disease Detection

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

    Author : Aleksander Mitic; Oskar Nehlin; [2019]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of death worldwide and the majority of the deaths occur in low to middle income countries. This makes the prevention of CVDs an accute problem to study and much research has been done already. READ MORE

  4. 4. AGGREGATION OF HETEROGENEOUS DATA IN ATHEROSCLEROSIS ASSESSMENT

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för datavetenskap

    Author : Leonard Jakobsson; [2019]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : ‘The cardiovascular disease atherosclerosis can lead to life threatening conditions such as stroke. Th‘is study explores supervised learning to assess atherosclerosis in individuals, using heterogeneous data in the form of tabular data from several data sets and images. READ MORE

  5. 5. Evaluation of systolic and diastolic left ventricular function during exercise in athletes

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Hälsa och samhälle

    Author : Dejan Bilal; [2019]
    Keywords : Athlete’s heart; Cardiomyopathy; Left ventricular function; Screening; Stress echocardiography;

    Abstract : Idrottshjärta är ett kardiovaskulärt tillstånd som uppträder under längre perioder av intensiv träning som orsakar strukturella, funktionella och elektriska förändringar hos hjärtat och är en fysiologisk anpassning som svar på ett ökat hemodynamiskt behov under fysisk ansträngning. De fysiologiska anpassningarna har dock blivit ett diagnostiskt dilemma att urskilja från de patologiska förändringarna såsom hypertrofisk kardiomyopati. READ MORE