Essays about: "epidemiologi"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 33 essays containing the word epidemiologi.

  1. 1. A report on the adherence to the infection control plan in a Swedish ruminant clinic : an observational study

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Clinical Sciences

    Author : Vera Pohja; Josefine Stenudd; [2018]
    Keywords : infection control; health care-associated infections; compliance; ruminant clinic; hygiene;

    Abstract : Adhering to infection control routines in veterinary clinics plays a vital role in stop-ping the spread of communicable diseases and reducing the likelihood of the spread of antibiotic resistance. There are many simple steps, including disinfecting hands and wearing protective aprons and gloves, which one can take to protect oneself, one’s patients, and one’s community from dangerous pathogens. READ MORE

  2. 2. Experiences and Future Needs of Primary Care Physiotherapists Encountering Asylum-seeking Patients in Västerbotten County : A pilot study

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Epidemiologi och global hälsa

    Author : Fanny Bergmark; [2018]
    Keywords : Asylum-seeking Patients; Primary Care Physiotherapists; Västerbotten county;

    Abstract : Introduction: Currently, there are one billion migrants worldwide, with Sweden being a common host country. In Swedish primary care, physiotherapists are usually the first instance for patients with musculo-skeletal complaints, ASPs included. Currently, there are no physiotherapeutic guidelines addressing the management and treatment for ASPs. READ MORE

  3. 3. What should an Optimal and Fair Introduction Process for Orphan Drugs look like? : Experiences and Views of County Officials and Politicians in Northern Sweden

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Epidemiologi och global hälsa

    Author : Carl Lundberg; [2017]
    Keywords : Orphan drugs; introduction; Northern Sweden;

    Abstract : Background: Increasing costs and quantities of orphan drugs within the European market has led to much debate in Sweden on how they should be handled within the existing reimbursement system. Previously, there has been little research looking at local and regional handling of and implications of these issues when it comes to decision-making, financing, and access. READ MORE

  4. 4. Brachyspira hyodysenteriae : förekomst och epidemiologi i svenska grisbesättningar

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Clinical Sciences

    Author : Anna Carlertz; [2016]
    Keywords : Brachyspira hyodysenteriae; B. hyodysenteriae; Svenska; grisbesättningar; förekomst; epidemiologi; RAPD;

    Abstract : Swine dysentery is caused by the spirochaete Brachyspira (B.) hyodysenteriae that is a severe and expensive disease, primarily affecting slaughter pigs. When a herd gets infected for the first time, the mortality rate can reach high levels. In herds where the disease has become chronic, a reduced weight gain might be the most prominent sign. READ MORE

  5. 5. En värld fri från Peste des Petits Ruminants 2030 – är det möjligt?

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

    Author : Elin Axelsson; [2016]
    Keywords : peste des petits ruminants; utrotning; vaccin; eradication; vaccine;

    Abstract : Peste des petits ruminants (PPR) är en akut virusorsakad sjukdom som drabbar små idisslare. Den kliniska bilden inkluderar erosioner i munhåla, nos- och ögonflöde, feber och anorexi som övergår i respiratoriska symptom och diarréer. I de flesta fall leder PPR till döden. READ MORE