Essays about: "health studies"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 1435 essays containing the words health studies.

  1. 1. Investigating flood risk cost in Kungsbacka using the ICPR FloRiAn GIS-tool

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Erika Lindqvist; [2019-10-25]
    Keywords : Flood risk cost; flood risk analysis; risk management; flood; natural hazard; ICOR FloRiAn; GIS;

    Abstract : Losses from floods have increased in recent years, worldwide and in Sweden. Understanding the economic and non-monetary cost of being exposed to flood hazard is important from a spatial planning perspective, particularly in urban areas. READ MORE

  2. 2. Logical tensions in health care - A case study in quality improvement work

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Fredrik Viktorsson; [2019-10-01]
    Keywords : Swedish Healthcare; Organizing; Practice; Quality improvement; Science of Improvement; Institutional logics; Translation of Ideas;

    Abstract : MSc in Management.... READ MORE

  3. 3. EMBRACING INTERNET OF MEDICAL THINGS A multiple case study of contextual factors’ influence on the implementation of IoT healthcare solutions

    University essay from Institutionen för tillämpad informationsteknologi

    Author : Camilla Jacobson; Petra Karjalainen; [2019-08-08]
    Keywords : Internet of Things; Internet of Medical Things; contextual factors; healthcare; digital health; eHealth; chronic diseases; distant monitoring devices;

    Abstract : With the growing trend of digitalization, new opportunities to disrupt the way value is created, offered and defended have arisen in the healthcare industry. One of the emerging concepts of digitalization is the Internet of Things (IoT), referred to as Internet of Medical things when applied in healthcare. READ MORE

  4. 4. Now you see it, now you don’t - A literature-based study on identifying normative whiteness in relation to structural racism and social determinants of health

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för medicin

    Author : Laura Voutilainen; [2019-08-01]
    Keywords : whiteness; critical race and whiteness studies; social determinants of health; public health; structural racism; vithet; kritiska ras- och vithetsstudier; hälsans sociala bestämningsfaktorer; folkhälsovetenskap; strukturell rasism;

    Abstract : Bakgrund: Strukturell rasism betraktas alltmer som en central faktor för skillnader i hälsans sociala bestämningsfaktorer. Att eliminera sådana strukturer kan därmed ses som ett centralt mål för att nå jämlik hälsa för alla med lika villkor. Rollen av normativ vithet har dock inte ännu betraktats som en faktor inom folkhälsoområdet. READ MORE

  5. 5. Impact of human caregiving style on the dog-human bond

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Environment and Health

    Author : Anna Fahlgren; [2019]
    Keywords : Anthrozoology; ; attachment style; caregiving style; ; dog behaviour; ;

    Abstract : Research about attachment behaviours of dogs as a response to human caregiving behaviour as well as the owner’s view of the relationship, is of relevance for the welfare of the dog and the owner. Dogs have been obser-ved showing similar attachment behaviours toward humans as seen in child-ren toward a parent. READ MORE