Essays about: "health care"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 1237 essays containing the words health care.

  1. 1. Innovative solutions for dementia care using ICT: A qualitative content analysis.

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för informatik (IK)

    Author : Adeyinka Lawrence Adeojo; [2020]
    Keywords : Information and communication technology ICT ; Information System IS ; Human-Organization-Technology fit HOT Framework; Dementia patients; Older adults; EHealth; Qualitative Content Analysis;

    Abstract : Aims/Objectives: The objectives of this thesis were to examine and discuss the existing information and communication technology (ICT) tools used in the healthcare sector for older adults with dementia, the benefits and challenges of using these ICT tools from the perspective of older adults with dementia and their health care providers. Research methods: Data was collected using semi-structured interviews with older adults with dementia and health care providers and managers at a nursing home in Nigeria. READ MORE

  2. 2. Nurses' process to achieve adherence with TB/HIV co-infected persons

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Hälsa och samhälle

    Author : Anna Heloiza Lundgren Ekberg; Sofie Stensman; [2020]
    Keywords : adherence; competence; interpersonal relations; person-centred care; TB HIV co-infection;

    Abstract : Bakgrund: Tuberkulos är den infektionssjukdom som leder till flest dödsfall globalt. HIV/AIDS orsakade en pandemi på 1980-talet som fortfarande är en allvarlig hälsorisk i vissa låg- och medelinkomstländer. 8500 personer lever med en TB/HIV co-infektion i Brasilien. READ MORE

  3. 3. Digital transformation of healthcare services in developing countries : An exploratory research of healthtech opportunities in Bottom of the Pyramid (BOP) markets

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM); KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Amanda Rundqvist; Amanda Von Schinkel; [2020]
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    Abstract : The development of new technologies within healthcare open up for important and valuable opportunities for businesses as well as for individuals. Mobile health is one of the most important digital innovation, since patients get the opportunities to self-manage diseases and to receive healthcare services from specialists wherever and whenever. READ MORE

  4. 4. Nurses' experience of women suffering from urinary incontinence, their associated health needs and provision of care for these women in Arusha, Tanzania

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för vård, arbetsliv och välfärd; Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för vård, arbetsliv och välfärd

    Author : Maja Andersson; Julia Henriksson; [2020]
    Keywords : nurse experience; urinary incontinence; support; health education;

    Abstract : Urinary incontinence (UI) is a worldwide problem with negative consequences on women's health and day-to-day life. Yet, the problem is partly unexplored and often stigmatized. READ MORE

  5. 5. Bukhinneinflammation hos häst : en retrospektiv jämförelse av Strongylus vulgaris orsakad peritonit och idiopatisk peritonit

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

    Author : Nina Sjödell; [2020]
    Keywords : häst; icke-strangulerande infarkt; avmaskning; bukvätska; Kolik;

    Abstract : Sedan avmaskningsmedel började användas i större utsträckning på 80-talet har prevalensen av stor blodmask, Strongylus vulgaris, minskat. En studie från 2019 visar dock att prevalensen av S. vulgaris åter ökar på svenska gårdar, vilket kan bero på att hästägare inte använder utökad parasitdiagnostik för S. READ MORE