Essays about: "health-related quality of life"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 21 essays containing the words health-related quality of life.

  1. 1. The role of Authenticity in Anxiety, Depression and Quality of Life: An exploratory Cross-sectional study.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för psykologi

    Author : Loke Blomgren; Johan Strååht; [2019]
    Keywords : Authenticity; depression; anxiety; health-related quality of life; life satisfaction; adult romantic attachment; reflective functioning; mentalisation; insight.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The aim of this study was to examine the relationship between authenticity and symptoms of anxiety and depression as well as health-related quality of life (HR-QoL) and life satisfaction in the context of the theoretically related constructs of adult romantic attachment, reflective functioning and insight in a convenience sample of Swedish adults. One hundred and ninety-one participants were recruited from various sources through a convenience sampling method. READ MORE

  2. 2. Evaluating the sustainability of vegetarian, vegan, and New Nordic diets in Sweden : Combining environmental and nutritional aspects

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Martin Janoco; [2019]
    Keywords : environment; sustainability; sustainable diet; life cycle assessment;

    Abstract : Changing the western dietary pattern toward a healthier diet with reduced intake of animal foods is a commonly recognized strategy in the ongoing effort for global sustainability. Since animal foods tend to have a high environmental impact, vegetarian diets are often suggested as an ecological alternative to the typical Western diet. READ MORE

  3. 3. Outcome of Lumbar Spine Surgery in Elite Athletes vs. Untrained : Matched Cohort Study from SWESPINE

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för medicinska vetenskaper

    Author : Bella Lagrange; [2018]
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    Abstract : Background: Low back pain may be treated surgically if a mechanical cause can be identified. In elite athletes,certain spinal adaptations have been described, from the diver’s kyphosis to the gymnast’s spondylolysis. READ MORE

  4. 4. The influence of educational attainment and immigration status on outcomes of a national self-management program for hip and knee osteoarthritis – results on 22 741 patients from the BOA register

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för folkhälsovetenskap

    Author : Erik Unevik; [2018]
    Keywords : Osteoarthritis; sociodemographic; immigration status; socioeconomic position; rehabilitation; physiotherapy; adherence;

    Abstract : Background: Supervised exercise and delivered education are first step treatment for knee, hip and hand osteoarthritis (OA) according to international guidelines. It is uncertain whether OA outcomes from participation in the Swedish self-management program “Better management of Osteoarthritis (BOA)” differs for participants with different sociodemographic background. READ MORE

  5. 5. Anxiety, obsessions, compulsions and depression in postpartum women: effects on parental stress and quality of life

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för psykologi

    Author : Johan Thiséus; [2018]
    Keywords : postpartum women; anxiety disorders; obsessive-compulsive disorder; intrusive thoughts; acceptance and committed action; perceived social support; parenting stress; health-related quality of life; regression analysis; parallel mediation analysis; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Anxiety disorders and obsessive-compulsive disorder among women in the postpartum period are understudied and their impact upon maternal functioning is poorly understood. There is evidence that individuals with greater levels of psychological flexibility (the ability to persist in valued domains of living despite the presence of negative emotions/thoughts/sensations) and higher levels of social support may moderate the effects of emotional and physical disorders on overall functioning and quality of life (QoL). READ MORE