Essays about: "stroke"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 141 essays containing the word stroke.

  1. 1. Effekten av koffein på sömnen och energiförbrukningen : en praktisk studie utförd på kvinnor i 20–30 års åldern

    University essay from SLU/Department of Molecular Sciences

    Author : Armina Beslaga; [2019]
    Keywords : koffein; kroppspletysmografi; bioimpedans; nutritionsstatus; sjukdomar;

    Abstract : Kaffe är en av de dryckerna som konsumeras mest av människor dagligen. Kaffe innehåller koffein som ursprungligen kommer från löv, frön och olika frukter. Den här studien har utgått från olika metoder för att se hur koffein påverkar kroppen. READ MORE

  2. 2. An agent-based decision support model for assessment of stroke patient transport policies: The case of choosing hospital for diagnosis

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Teknik och samhälle

    Author : Jabir Al Fatah; Ala'a Alshaban; [2019]
    Keywords : Agent-based model; Discrete-event simulation; Stroke logistics; Transport logistics policies;

    Abstract : The Southern Swedish hospital region is the home of nearly 2 million people, in which 5,684 individuals were diagnosed by stroke during 2016, according to statistics from the hospitals in the region. With this large number of stroke-diagnosed patients across the region, an effective stroke transport policy is inevitably important to provide fast treatment for these patients. READ MORE

  3. 3. A Study of Vascular Plaque in the Carotid

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för teknikvetenskap (SCI); KTH/Skolan för teknikvetenskap (SCI)

    Author : Victor Thun; Kristin Salmi; [2018]
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    Abstract : In 2015, cardiovascular diseases caused the death of 17.7 million people - 31 % of all deaths globally - making it deadlier than any other cause.Cardiovascular diseases often result from Arteriosclerosis, a disease where plaque builds up and clogs arteries. READ MORE

  4. 4. Evaluation of Grasp-and-Extend Hand Dynamics and Intelligent Modeling of Grasp Hand Dynamics

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för innovation, design och teknik

    Author : Josefine Gustafsson Häll; [2018]
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    Abstract : This master thesis looks to find dynamics in hand movements to further be used in stroke rehabilitation research. To be able to provide feedback during rehabilitation could help with movement recovery for a stroke patient for whom these movements have been damaged. Data was recorded from both right and left hands of the participants. READ MORE

  5. 5. Optimal placement of a Mobile Stroke Unit (MSU) to achieve improved stroke care

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Teknik och samhälle

    Author : Oliver Dahllöf; Felix Hofwimmer; [2018]
    Keywords : mobile stroke unit; MSU; stroke treatment; stroke; door-to-needle; DTN; thrombolysis; placement; location;

    Abstract : Tid till behandling är livsviktigt för människor som får en stroke. På olika platser i världen har man därför sett värdet i att införskaffa en specialambulans för stroke (stroke-ambulans) som har specialutrustning och specialpersonal som kan utföra intravenös behandling (trombolys). READ MORE