Essays about: "males"

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  1. 1. Representation and Stereotyping in Board Games. A Study of How Gender, Race, Sexuality, Ability and Age Are Portrayed in Strategic Board Games

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för kulturvetenskaper

    Author : Maria Oliviander; [2019-07-08]
    Keywords : representation; stereotypes; gender roles; board games; gender theory; intersectionality theory; cultivation theory;

    Abstract : The purpose of this investigation is to see if contemporary strategic board games maintain a stereotypical representation of different societal groups. The main objectives are to see to what extent different social groups are represented and how they are being represented. Special attention will be directed at stereotypes. READ MORE

  2. 2. The consequences of screwing up - How components of your brand equity are affected by a corporate scandal

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Henrik Dahlberg; Martin Trosell; [2019-07-03]
    Keywords : Scandals; Gender; CSR; CSiR; Brand equity; Emotions;

    Abstract : MSc in Marketing and Consumption.... READ MORE

  3. 3. Health economic analysis of a urinary catheter which reduce the frequency of urinary tract infections (UTIs) Research questions: a) What is the willingness-to-pay (WTP) in Sweden - from a patient perspective - for a urinary catheter which reduce the annual frequency of urinary tract infections by 25% and 50%, respectively, and (b) is the WTP dependent on the annual frequency of UTIs and gender?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Förvaltningshögskolan

    Author : Thomas Lindqvist; [2019-03-20]
    Keywords : Health Economic Analysis; Willingness to pay; Urinary catheter; Cost benefit analysis;

    Abstract : Objective: To investigate the preference for urinary catheters that can reduce the frequency of urinary tract infections (UTIs), among Swedish patients practicing clean intermittent catheterization (CIC), and analyze if the preference is affected by the frequency of UTIs and gender.Methods: The preference for a clinically more effective catheter was expressed as a monetary value by investigating the patients’ willingness-to-pay (WTP) to switch catheters. READ MORE

  4. 4. Physical health outcomes for young people commenced on clozapine

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för medicinska vetenskaper

    Author : Ajdin Mujanovic; [2019]
    Keywords : clozapine; metabolic side effects; young people; EPPIC; OYH;

    Abstract : Abstract BACKGROUND: Psychotic disorders are associated with symptoms such as delusions and hallucinations as well as impaired functioning. Second generation antipsychotic medications are the first line treatment for psychotic disorders, however a proportion of individuals will not respond to the medication. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Acute Metabolic Response of Intermittent Hypoxic Resistance Exercise : A Cross-Over RCT

    University essay from Gymnastik- och idrottshögskolan, GIH/Institutionen för idrotts- och hälsovetenskap

    Author : Jonas Falgin Hultgren; [2019]
    Keywords : Intermittent Resistaypoxic resistance exercise; lactate accumulation; cross-over RCT; RCT; Random Controlled Trial; healthy; men; blood; plasma; styrketräning; hypoxi; normoxi; saturation; laktat; ansamling; ph; blod; plasma; tung styrketräning; metabolisk; respons; randomiserad; kontrollerad; experiment; friska; unga; män; skelettmuskulatur;

    Abstract : Aim The aim for this present study was to investigate the acute metabolic response from intermittent resistance exercise during hypoxia, with the following research questions: (1) Are blood levels of lactate and glucose different between hypoxia and normoxia? (2) Does hypoxia induce higher lactate accumulation and pH reduction in the human skeletal muscle? (3) Is there a relationship between plasma-, blood- and muscle lactate? Method Eight healthy males (30 ± 2 years) performed 6 sets of unilateral leg extension on each leg (75% of 1RM) with randomized normoxic (20,9% inspired 𝑂2) and normobaric hypoxic (12% inspired 𝑂2) conditions. A total of 5 muscle biopsies was extracted from m. READ MORE