Essays about: "over weight"

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  1. 1. Polling accuracy of vote intentions in Sweden using different weighting and sampling strategies

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Elias Markstedt; [2018-03-16]
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    Abstract : Over and over again, vote intention polls have been reported to fail their forecasts of votes such as the UK “Brexit” referendum and the US presidential election of 2016. The trustworthiness of opinion polls are called into question and this thesis aims to provide detailed knowledge of some of the circumstances that lead to inaccurate measurements of voting intention. READ MORE

  2. 2. Concept study for cost and weight reduction of a barge container sized module

    University essay from KTH/Lättkonstruktioner

    Author : Ricky Andersson; [2018]
    Keywords : sandwich panel; structural optimization; cost reduction; weight reduction; high-strength steel; finite element analysis.;

    Abstract : The intention of this thesis is to develop, evaluate new concepts and look over the current design for a container sized barge module. By request of Group Ocean, a cost and weight reduction is the main improvement criteria along with keeping the strength of the module. READ MORE

  3. 3. A proposition for a general theory of ideology

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Eric Taylor; [2018]
    Keywords : Ideology; Liberty; Change; Negative Liberty; Republican Liberty; Positive Liberty; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This is a paper proposing a general theory of ideology based on two theoretical components, liberty and change. Liberty is seen as a system for understanding the individual and its relation to the group, change is seen as a system for understanding our future prospects. READ MORE

  4. 4. A retrospective study of postoperative complications after fracture repair in dogs and cats, with focus on fractures in the radius and ulna

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Clinical Sciences

    Author : Yusi Fang; [2018]
    Keywords : fractures; surgery; complications; radius ulna;

    Abstract : Orthopaedic surgeries, including fracture surgeries, are performed on a routine basis at large hospitals in Sweden. Complications after surgeries are inevitable but can probably be reduced by the understanding of potential complications that can arise and risk factors behind them. READ MORE

  5. 5. Effects of altered body weight and body fat content on performance, recovery response and locomotion asymmetry in the Icelandic horse

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Anatomy, Physiology and Biochemistry

    Author : Einar Ásgeirsson; [2018]
    Keywords : body weight; body condition score; breed evaluation field test; Icelandic horse; performance; recovery; locomotion asymmetry;

    Abstract : The objective of this thesis was to investigate the effects of altered body weight and body condition score on physiological response to exercise in terms of performance, recovery and locomotion asymmetry in Icelandic horses. Obesity is a commonly rising problem in modern horse management. READ MORE