Essays about: "self-administration"

Found 5 essays containing the word self-administration.

  1. 1. Imagining the Commune - Democratic confederalist approaches to law and conflict resolution

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Miran Kakaee; [2020-04-14]
    Keywords : Legal plurism; regulations of social relations; restorative justice; democratic confederalism; self-administration;

    Abstract : In the midst of an ongoing civil war, the people of North and East Syria have been building society based on the ideas of direct-democratic and decentralized self-administration. Differently put, they have embraced the principles and ideas of democratic confederalism, which is the political ideology developed by PKK founder Abdullah Öcalan. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Neural Mechanisms of Reward and Addiction : A Review of the Role of Dopamine in Cocaine Addiction

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för biovetenskap

    Author : Hanna Nilsson; [2018]
    Keywords : neural communication; dopamine; reward; addiction; cocaine;

    Abstract : Cocaine is known for its severe addictive properties and still, there is no effective treatment for cocaine addiction. Cocaine is a powerful chemical substance. It enters the brain rapidly and cause abnormal high levels of dopamine. Dopamine is found to be the neural correlate for reward. READ MORE

  3. 3. SELF-CARE IN TYPE 2 DIABETES : A Systematic Literature Review on Factors Contributing to Self-Care among Type 2Diabetes Mellitus Patients.

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för hälso- och vårdvetenskap, HV

    Author : Mehammedsrage Abrahim; [2011]
    Keywords : Blood glucose self-monitoring; self-administration; Self-care; self-medication; Type 2 Diabetes.;

    Abstract : Background: Self-care is a multi-dimensional concept and has different definitions. Amongthe definitions, Orem’s definition of self-care is more consistent. Orem (1995) argues that,self-care is a personal activity to take care and maintain of own self health and illness andprevention of disease related complications. READ MORE

  4. 4. The use of Information and Communication Technology in disaster management : The case of Cameroon

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Informatik; Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi

    Author : Carine Kuo Bong; Joseph Bayiah Ngang; [2010]
    Keywords : ICT; ICT use; humanitarian logistics; disaster management; disaster preparedness; disaster response;

    Abstract : AbstractThe frequency of natural disasters and its negative consequences in terms of the number of people killed, property destroyed and negative environmental impacts caused in the affected communities constitute one of the basic foundations and motivations for the development and use of ICT and other means of preventing as well as responding to disasters in the world today. This is simply because disaster management constitutes an important part of any developmental framework. READ MORE

  5. 5. Identification and characterization of genes that are involved in reward mechanisms in ethanol self-administration

    University essay from SLU/Dept. Of Plant Biology

    Author : Hung Trinh; [2009]
    Keywords : brain reward pathway; ethanol self-administration; neurotransmitter receptor; real-time PCR; mRNA; VTA; NAc; Sn; CPu;

    Abstract : Alcohol addiction is one of the most common drug addictions amongst societies. Alcohol abuse, can lead serious injuries, severe diseases or even death. Despite intensive research, complete knowledge about alcohol addiction and a specific "ethanol receptor" has not been found yet. READ MORE