Essays about: "health-related quality of life"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 26 essays containing the words health-related quality of life.

  1. 1. Cost-Effectiveness of Surveillance Programs of Carriers of Pathogenic Mutations in the TP53-Gene in Sweden

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Oskar Frisell; [2020]
    Keywords : TP53 Surveillance Cost-effectiveness Genetics;

    Abstract : Introduction: Pathogenic mutations in the TP53-gene is present in about 50% of all somatic cancers. The TP53 gene’s function is to stop cancer cells from dividing, thus protect us from cancer. When this gene is not functioning properly, carriers face 70-100% risk of developing cancer in their lifetime. READ MORE

  2. 2. Evaluating the behaviour of probiotic Bacillus coagulans XY1 in fruit juices and survival during heat treatment

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Teknisk mikrobiologi

    Author : Viktoria Trulsson; [2020]
    Keywords : Fruit juice; Bacillus coagulans XY1; probiotic; storage stability; heat treatment; applied microbiology; teknisk mikrobiologi; Technology and Engineering; Agriculture and Food Sciences;

    Abstract : It has become more important for people worldwide to eat and drink products that offer us health- promoting benefits, which traditional foods do not possess. These kinds of products are called functional foods and have been fortified using vitamins, minerals or probiotics among others. READ MORE

  3. 3. Oral health related quality of life in adolescents with anterior crowding - A systematic review

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Odontologiska fakulteten

    Author : Ida Myrlind; Johanna Harwigsson; [2020]
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    Abstract : Syfte: Frontal trångställning är en utav de vanligaste bettavvikelserna. Trots detta råder det brist på systematiska översikter dedikerade till huruvida frontal trångställning påverkar tonåringars livskvalitet. READ MORE

  4. 4. A Framework for Monitoring Data from a Smart Home Environment

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för system- och rymdteknik

    Author : Martin Persson; [2020]
    Keywords : smart home; digital infrastructure; sensor management;

    Abstract : This master thesis presents the design and implementation of a framework for monitoringdata related to activities of daily living (ADL) in a smart home environment, conducted for theHuman Health and Activity Laboratory (H2Al) at Luleå University of Technology. The generalaim of such environments is to increase the quality of life by enabling elderly to live longer athome while reducing the consumption of resources necessary. READ MORE

  5. 5. THE LEVEL OF PHYSICAL ACTIVITY AND QUALITY OF LIFE AMONG STROKE SURVIVORS IN THAILAND : A QUANTITATIVE CROSS-SECTIONAL STUDY

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

    Author : Patric Svensson; Adam Persson; [2020]
    Keywords : Stroke; Physical Activity; Thailand; Health-related quality of life; Stroke rehabilitation; Global health;

    Abstract : Background: Stroke is one of the largest health concerns, and the number of stroke cases is increasing globally, especially in development countries. Stroke can lead to permanent disability or death, and physical therapy is vital in order to regain functions. READ MORE