Essays about: "health care"

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  1. 1. Evaluating the impact of Cuban physician cooperation: Evidence from Brazil's Mais Medicos Program

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Sofie Appelkvist; [2021]
    Keywords : Mais Medicos Program; medical diplomacy; infant health; difference-in-differences;

    Abstract : Cuba is a world leader in medical diplomacy, supplying health care workers to underserved and developing countries on a global scale. One of Cuba's largest cooperations, its participation in Brazil's Mais Medicos Program (More Doctors Program, MMP), ended in the abrupt withdrawal of cooperative Cuban physicians in 2018 following political disputes. READ MORE

  2. 2. “I never doubted that I made a difference” : Personal experiences from physical therapists working after the earthquakes in Nepal.

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Åsenlöf: Fysioterapi; Uppsala universitet/Åsenlöf: Fysioterapi

    Author : Mimmie Örn; Matilda Roempke Lindström; [2021]
    Keywords : physical therapy; experiences; earthquake; Nepal.;

    Abstract : Background:  Earthquakes and other natural disasters have increased over recent years, more people around the world are living with disabilities. The physical therapists have an important role to increase function and restore quality of life. READ MORE

  3. 3. A literature review -nurses’ interventions to prevent ESBLproducing bacterial infections

    University essay from

    Author : Juan David García; Tomás Gómez Vecchio; [2020-09-21]
    Keywords : infection prevention; infection control; nursing interventions; ESBL-producing bacteria; compliance; hygiene routines.;

    Abstract : ESBL-producing bacteria are the second most common antibiotic resistant bacterial groupoccurring in Sweden. Colonization caused by ESBL-producing bacteria pose a seriouschallenge for treatment of both common and life-threatening infections. READ MORE

  4. 4. Life skills education: Reducing sexual risk behaviour among young women in South Africa? Analysing the effect of life skills education on life skills knowledge, sexual risk behaviour and HIV prevalence

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Sandra Jaballah; Anna Wallin; [2020-06-29]
    Keywords : AIDS; Behavioural Health; HIV; Life skills education; Life skills knowledge; Sexual risk behaviour; South Africa;

    Abstract : South Africa is considered to be the epicentre of the HIV pandemic and its women are disproportionally affected by the disease. A key strategy to prevent and mitigate the spread of HIV infection is the implementation of life skills education in all primary and secondary schools. READ MORE

  5. 5. VIETNAMESE AND SWEDISH NURSING STUDENTS’ ATTITUDES TO PALLIATIVE CARE.

    University essay from

    Author : Sara Löfgren; Sara Wikner; [2020-06-17]
    Keywords : palliative care; individual; family; Sweden; Vietnam; nursing student; qualitative.;

    Abstract : When it comes to taking care of someone who is ill and dying, there are cultural differencesregarding the role of the relative and the knowledge and access to palliative care differsbetween countries. The purpose of this study was to investigate Swedish and Vietnamesenursing students’ attitudes to palliative care. READ MORE