Essays about: "pain disability"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 19 essays containing the words pain disability.

  1. 1. Analysis of Drop-outs in a 2-year Follow-up of individuals exposed to Whiplash Trauma

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för odontologi; Umeå universitet/Institutionen för odontologi

    Author : Elin Berglund; Laura Holopainen; [2018]
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    Abstract : Most studies that investigate the relationship between temporomandibular disorders (TMD) and whiplash are cross-sectional, but in order to identify risk factors prospective studies are needed. The reliability of prospective studies is dependent on representative follow-up groups. READ MORE

  2. 2. 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

  3. 3. Self-reported Health and Pain Sensitivity in  Low Back Pain : Differences between Individuals with and without Pain Radiation to Lower Limbs

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för ekonomi, teknik och naturvetenskap

    Author : Nina Hegedusova; [2018]
    Keywords : low back pain; pain radiation; pressure pain thresholds; questionnaire;

    Abstract : Background: Low back pain (LBP) is the leading cause of disability and is often accompanied with a back-related leg pain (around 60%), where those with radiating pain show worse overall clinical outcomes. Previous studies comparing these two groups have involved individuals with chronic LBP. READ MORE

  4. 4. Migrant women's experiences of pregnancy, childbirth and motherhood - an interpretative phenomenological study in Tunis, Tunisia

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Victoria Binauld; [2018]
    Keywords : Migrant women; health professionals; maternal health care; Tunisia; interpretative phenomenological study; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Bearing a child and giving birth are often considered as a life-changing event in the life of a woman and her family, a source of joy and fulfillment. But in spite of the progress achieved in the last century, every two minutes one woman still dies from pregnancy or childbirth related causes (WHO 2018). READ MORE

  5. 5. The pain limitation list (PLL): a study of concurrent validity and relationship between PLL and age and gender

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Fysioterapi

    Author : Maja Stengård; [2017]
    Keywords : Children; Pain Limitation List; Functional Disability Inventory; pain disability; chronic pain.;

    Abstract : Aim: The aim of this study was to explore the concurrent validity between Pain Limitation List (PLL) and Functional Disability Inventory (FDI), the association between PLL and age and FDI and age, the difference between gender in PLL and FDI and possible floor or roof effects in the two tests. Method: The study was a cross-sectional study and had a descriptive correlational and comparative design. READ MORE